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Faculty and Staff Profile

Jo Jorgensen

Senior Lecturer

Office: 312C Brackett Hall
Phone: 864-656-4889

 Educational Background

Ph.D. Industrial/Organizational Psychology
Clemson University 2002

MBA general
SMU 1980

B.S. Psychology
Baylor University 1979

 Courses Taught

Introduction to Psychology
Pursuing Happiness
Social Psychology


Dr. Jorgensen began her career in the corporate world as a Marketing Representative for IBM, working with large computer systems. She left IBM to start her own company, providing computer hardware and software to the accounting industry. She later co-founded DigiTech, Inc., a software duplication firm that grew to 25 employees and did $2M annual business for companies such as AT&T and NCR.