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Lecturer, Business Policy and Strategy
Portrait of Michael VanHemert
149 FCS (Fairlane Center South)
19000 Hubbard Drive
Dearborn, MI 48126

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Michael VanHemert, J.D., Lecturer, Business Policy and Strategy at the University of Michigan-Dearborn College of Business. 

Mike VanHemert is a Lecturer IV, teaching both undergraduate and graduate courses on Corporate Social Responsibility (or CSR) in the Management Studies Department. He is a graduate of Hope College in Holland, MI and the University of Michigan Law School in Ann Arbor.  He is also professionally certified in Sustainable Business Practices by Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, MI.  

Prior to joining the faculty at UM-D, Mike enjoyed a 30 year career in corporate America, including management roles at two Michigan-based Fortune 500 companies as well as practicing corporate law at large firms in Massachusetts and Michigan.  As a former in-house and outside firm corporate lawyer as well as a Fortune 500 company corporate secretary and compliance/governance officer, he has extensive professional experience in the various specialized topics (e.g., business ethics, corporate governance, crisis and risk management, sustainability) included within the academic umbrella of CSR.


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