Michael Hartmann

Michael Hartmann
Professor, Human Resources and Management
DeGroote School of Business
Principal, the Directors College
Executive Director, EMBA in Digital Transformation

Dr. Hartmann is a professor of Human Resource Management at the DeGroote School of Business and Principal of the Directors College where he leads program development and is a member of the College’s core teaching team. Prior to joining DeGroote, Dr. Hartmann was Deputy Director, Manchester Business School (2008-2013) and Assistant Dean, Rotman School of Management (1998-2007). While at Rotman, he led the School’s globally ranked Executive Education center and contributed to the development of its portfolio executive leadership programs.

Dr. Hartmann has over 20 years of academic and professional experience teaching and designing executive leadership and innovation programs to organizations in Asia, Europe, the UAE, and the Americas. He has taught graduate degree courses (EMBA, MBA and Executive Masters programs) and corporate workshops in the areas of leadership, strategy, innovation, corporate governance, group decision-making, cross-cultural studies and change management. Dr. Hartmann is also a member of DeGroote’s EMBA in Digital Transformation faculty team and the program’s Executive Director.