Dr. Michael Pirson

Director, Center for Humanistic Management at Fordham University

Michael is an Associate Professor of Management Systems and Director of the Center for Humanistic Management at Fordham University. He is a Research Fellow at Harvard University, focusing on mindfulness as a lever for well-being creation on organizational context. He has also worked as an international management consultant and currently serves on the board of three U.S. social enterprises. He is also a founding partner of the Humanistic Management Network, an organization that brings together scholars, practitioners and policymakers around the common goal of creating a ‘life-conducive’ economic system. In that capacity, he is the co-editor of the Humanism in Business book series, published by Palgrave-McMillan.