Patrick McGuigan

Patrick McGuigan

Clinical Professor
Doctoral Program in Business
Lubin School of Business
Management and Management Science

Patrick McGuigan

Goldstein Academic Center



Dr. McGuigan is a Clinical Professor in the Management Department and the Director of the Healthcare Management Program whose research covers management education, innovation, and processes related to decision-making. He joined the Lubin School of Business in 2012 and has served as faculty advisor for a social fraternity, and is a member of the Delta Sigma professional fraternity. Enjoys advising undergraduate students and facilitating the freshman university experience. Dr. McGuigan serves as the Program Evaluation Chair of the Management Education and Development Section of the Academy of Management. Dr. McGuigan has served as a journal reviewer for the Journal of Journal of Entrepreneurship Education since 2014. In the past, he has also served as a reviewer for the Organizational Behavioral Teaching Conference (OBTC), The Academy of Management (AOM), The Eastern Academy of Management (EAM), and Institute of Behavioral and Applied Management (IBAM), other journals and Dr. McGuigan serves as the editor of the Management & Leadership section of the Society of Financial Services Professionals since 2015. He also contributes to the International Risk Management Institutes. To remain professionally engaged Dr. McGuigan is engaged with the Society of Financial Services Professionals and the CPCU Society. Additionally, he also consults to the insurance industry on best practices and emergent trends. He maintains the Chartered Life Management Underwriter (CLU), Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) certifications, and is a Fellow of the Life Management Institute.


DPS, Pace University, New York, NY

Publications and Presentations


McGuigan, P.J. (2011). Interviewing Skills in Financial Services: A Pathway to Improvement. Journal of Financial Service Professionals. 65(6), 62-70.

McGuigan, P.J. (2013). You Can Get From Here to There: Bridging Education & Development Institute of Behavioral and Applied Management. Conference Proceeding.

McGuigan, P.J. (2015). Negotiation Best Practices - What a Healthcare Professional Needs to Know Today. Journal of Medical Practice Management. 30(5), 354-357.

McGuigan, P.J., Weinreb, L. (2015). The Vital Pillars of Virtual Leadership: What You Need to Know. Insights: A Professional Journal by the CPCU Society. Winter(2015), 11-14.

McGuigan, P.J. (2016). Tentative First Steps on an Entrepreneurial Journey: Emergent Entrepreneurial Intent Classified Charlotte, NC: Allied Academies. Conference Proceeding.

McGuigan, P.J. (2016). PRACTICING WHAT WE PREACH: ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION. Journal of Entrepreneurship Education. 19(1), 38-51.

McGuigan, P.J. (2016). Improving Productivity through Better Communication. Read More >>

McGuigan, P.J. (2016). A Managers Trouble with Authenticity: How We See Ourselves vs. How Others See Us. Read More >>

McGuigan, P.J. (2016). Looking for Better Answers – Ask Better Questions!. Read More >>

McGuigan, P.J. (2018). Seeing Yourself as an Entrepreneur: Emergent Entrepreneurial Intent Classification as Tool for Teaching Entrepreneurship Monmouth, NJ: Institute of Business and Applied Management. Conference Proceeding.

McGuigan, P.J. (2018). Can Venmo Keep Pace in Dynamic Markets Las Vegas, NV: Institute of Global Business Research. Conference Proceeding.

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If you've taken a management class with Professor McGuigan, you've probably been impressed by his strong values and his commitment to helping students grow. Dr. McGuigan is a Clinical Professor in the Management Department. His research areas cover management education, innovation, and decision-making processes.