Paul Harper – Secretary

Paul T. Harper, Board Secretary, Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Administration, University of Pittsburgh Katz Graduate School of Business

Paul T. Harper is Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh’s Katz Graduate School of Business. Harper’s principal activities at Katz include research and course development in the areas of entrepreneurship, strategy, and business ethics. Before earning his PhD and MBA in Business Administration from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Religious and Philosophical Studies from Fisk University.

He has served in a variety of administrative and academic roles, including Director of Darden-LEAD Summer Business Institute (2006-2011), a nationally recognized pre-college program that promotes academic and professional excellence for youth. Similarly, Harper served as Director of Special Programming in Diversity for the Darden School of Business between 2008 and 2010At the University of Virginia, Harper served as the President of The Jefferson Society, one of the nation’s oldest debating societies, and was a member of the Lawn/Range community for four years.

Originally from Seattle, Wash., Paul T. Harper is proud to call Pittsburgh, PA his home.

Harper is a member of The FROGS Club of Pittsburgh and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.