Paul Mahady D.B.A.

Assistant Professor, Business and Chairperson of the Division of Business


I have been a faculty member in the Business\Accounting program at Seton Hill for 25 years. In that time, I have served in many roles with academic and administrative duties. My current role has me teaching fulltime and acting as an administrator for program affairs. I have taught in the traditional, ADP, and graduate formats. I have a BA from the University of Pennsylvania, an MBA from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and a DBA from the University of Phoenix. The doctoral dissertattion I completed focused on the relationship beteen financial statement usage and business performance in small women owned business. My main areas of academic interest involve management, accounting, and entrepreneurship. In addition to my academic background, I bring to the classroom my experience, over the years, as the owner of several small businesses.


Joined Seton Hill: 1983
Hometown: Latrobe, PA
Personal Areas of Interest: Bicycling, fly fishing, backyard astonomy, and mushroon hunting.
Academic Areas of Interest: Small Business Management and Development


  • D.B.A., University of Phoenix
  • MBA, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • BA, University of Pennsylvania


  • Institute of Management Accountants, American Management Association, American Association of Accountants