Franco-American professor of management, Michael Segalla joined HEC in 1992. He earned a Masters in Political Science and International Relations and a PhD in Organisational Studies and Labour Relations (University of Iowa). His research focuses on comparative HR management,cultural integration, and internationalization processes. He is also the technical expert for the GEM-DCV Project, funded by the European Union. The project is creating a software tool that facilitates the cultural harmonisation of curriculum vitae data.