The program faculty are seasoned practitioners with decades of industry experience. In addition to enhancing the learning experience, students also find great value in the professional relationships and connections they form throughout the program.
About the Program Chair
Professor Stephen G. Sheehan is the program chair of Emmanuel's Human Resource Management program. He previously served as Vice President of Human Resources for Thermo Fisher Scientific where he was responsible for developing and implementing global human resource strategies for the company and was a member of Thermo Fisher's senior leadership team. Professor Sheehan came to Thermo Fisher from Merck & Company, where he served as vice president, human resources, for Merck Research Labs, Information Services, and Worldwide Licensing - the $2.4 billion research engine of the global pharmaceutical company. In this role, he oversaw a global workforce of 8,500. Earlier in his career he also served as vice president of human resources for TCSI, a Silicon Valley-based provider of software products and services for the global telecommunications industry and at General Electric, where he worked in human resources positions of increasing responsibility, most recently as the head of human resources for GE's nuclear energy business. Mr. Sheehan holds an MBA from Northeastern University and a BA in political science from Dickinson College.
“The professors were extremely knowledgeable and dedicated to helping students learn.”
– Recent Program Graduate