Dave Duncan

Academic Coordinator
College of Management and Human Potential
Ph.D. Health Services

Dr. Duncan has years of experience in leadership positions in the healthcare industry. He has served as President, COO, SVP, CIO, and VP in numerous UPMC [University of Pittsburgh] companies.
In addition to his professional experience, Dr. Duncan received his PhD from Penn State University in Systems Sciences. He has served as adjunct faculty for several universities.
Dr. Duncan has provided consulting services to non-profit, community organizations. He specializes is using systems science to implement a strategic management system in complex organizations.

Courses Taught

DDHA 8500 - Healthcare Leadership

DDHA 8750 - Trends and Issues in Healthcare Management


BA, Duquesne University

MPA, Penn State University

PhD, Penn State University


Duncan, D. J. (2011). “Effective Tool for Leadership Assessment and Diagnosis”. ACMPE Executive View


Duncan, D. J. (1987). Systems Thinking. American Hospital Association