Michele Jurgens, MBA, PhD

Lecturer in Organizational Behavior, Questrom School of Business, Boston University
Michele Jurgens was the assistant dean for executive education at Boston University's Questrom School of Business. She was previously faculty and chair of the graduate program in business ethics and compliance at New England College of Business (NECB). She has taught management, ethics, and corporate social responsibility at NECB, Hult International Business School, and Harvard University Extension. Jurgens worked previously at Harvard Business School in custom executive education. Prior to working in academia, she lived for twenty years in France where she was a senior executive in the ACCOR group. Her publications include a co-authored book, academic articles, cases, and online tutorials. She lectures on topics related to her research on stakeholder influence and most recently spoke on the BP Deepwater Horizon. She is presently working on a historical comparison between the Deepwater Horizon spill and similar events, examining the role of social media.


  • PhD Bentley University