James Weber, Ph.D.
James Weber , Ph.D.
Professor of Business Ethics & Management
Palumbo Donahue School of Business
Contact Information
712 Rockwell Hall
Pittsburgh, PA, 15282
Phone: 412.396.5475 Fax: 412.396.4764

Dr. Weber is a Professor of Business Ethics and Management at Duquesne University and Executive Director of The Beard Institute.  He also served as the founding director of the Beard Center for Leadership in Ethics for 15 years.   Dr. Weber received his Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of Pittsburgh and M.B.A. from Saint Louis University. In addition, Dr. Weber is the co-coordinator of the Masters of Science in Leadership and Business Ethics, jointly offered by the John F. Donahue Graduate School of Business and the School for Leadership and Professional Advancement at Duquesne University.

Dr. Weber has developed and taught online and face-to-face graduate courses in public affairs management, business ethics, organizational ethics, global ethics, and field-based research in business ethics. He also developed the required Applied Business Ethics courses in Duquesne's MBA program and the Business Ethics course required of all undergraduate business students.  In 2010, he revised and offered the Global Business, Government and Society course for Management majors in the undergraduate program.

In his leisure time, Dr. Weber is avid Pittsburgh Penguins fan and proudly sported a "playoff beard" during the Penguins successful quest for the Stanley Cup in 2009.