Dr. Ekin Pellegrini

Ekin Pellegrini


Phone: 314-516-4528
Office: 202 Anheuser-Busch Hall 

Dr. Pellegrini's CV


Ekin Pellegrini is the Associate Dean for Graduate Business Programs and Founding Director, Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program in the College of Business Administration.  Her research interests include mentoring and leadership, specifically in an international context.  Ekin Pellegrini’s research has been published in the Journal of International Business StudiesJournal of ManagementJournal of Vocational Behavior, and Group and Organization Management among other journals.  Her Ph.D. in organizational behavior management is from University of Miami, FL.  She was previously Human Resources manager in AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, and Accenture.  Dr. Pellegrini teaches Leadership, International Management, and Organizational Behavior at the Online MBA, MBA, and undergraduate levels, as well as at the doctoral level in I/O Psychology PhD program and the DBA program.  Dr. Pellegrini is the recipient of the Anheuser-Busch Excellence in Teaching Award in 2014 and the National Society of Leadership and Success Excellence in Teaching Award in 2015.


Ph.D. Business Administration, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
M.S. Management, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
B.A. Sociology, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey

MGMT 3680: International Management

MGMT 5600: Managing and Leading in Organizations

MGMT 5628: Authentic Leadership

BUS AD 7109: Doctoral Foundations Seminar

BUS AD 7600: Managing Talent for Strategic Advantage