Stephen J. Porth, Ph.D.

Professor of Management, Chair of Food Marketing
Office: 375 Mandeville Hall
Phone: (610) 660-1638
Fax: (610) 660-1229

Dr. Stephen Porth is Professor of Management in the Haub School of Business at Saint Joseph's University (SJU), Philadelphia, PA.  He also serves as the Chair of the Food Marketing Department at SJU and is Senior Editor of the Journal of Jesuit Business Education.  Steve has chaired three academic departments at SJU and served for 17 years as Associate Dean and Executive Director of Graduate Business Programs.  He is the chair of the Atlantic 10 Conference Council of Faculty Athletic Representatives (FARs).


Steve’s research and teaching interests are in the areas of strategic management, leadership and ethics.   Steve provides consulting services specializing in leadership development and strategic management programs.  He has written two books, one which is now in its fifth edition and has been translated into Chinese, and he has published extensively in management journals. 


Steve is the Treasurer of the Board of Directors of Nutritional Development Services and a former trustee on the Board of Sacred Heart Academy, Bryn Mawr.  He is past president and a current board member of the Colleagues in Jesuit Business Education and serves on the Governing Board of


  • B.S. Saint Joseph's University
  • M.B.A. Drexel University
  • Ph.D. Temple University

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