Stephen J. Porth, Ph.D.

Professor of Management
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 and Senior Editor of the Journal of Jesuit Business Education.  Steve has chaired three academic departments at SJU - Management, Food Marketing and Pharmaceutical Marketing - and served for 17 years as Associate Dean and Executive Director of Graduate Business Programs.  He is the Faculty Athletic Representative (FAR) at SJU, has served as chair of the Atlantic 10 Conference FARs and was elected to the Executive Committee of the Faculty Athletics Representative Association (FARA), the national organization that represents faculty interests within the NCAA.  


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


Steve is serving as Chair of the business school College Council, is on the Board of Directors of Nutritional Development Services and served on the Board of Trustees 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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