Senior Leadership


President Ken Gormley is an impassioned leader who recognizes and advocates that central to the University’s goals and aspirations is Duquesne’s Catholic, Spiritan mission of serving God by serving students so that they, in turn, can serve others.

His leadership team works diligently to move the University forward as a top-tier institution of higher education, a transformative community partner, and a place where students, faculty and staff have opportunities to achieve the highest levels of excellence in all that they do.

Photo of Ken GormleyKen Gormley


Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer

Charles BartelCharles Bartel

Senior Vice President for Enrollment Management

Joel BaumanJoel Bauman

Senior Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel

Pamela W. Connelly

Pamela W. Connelly

Executive Vice President and Provost

Dr. David Dausey, ProvostDavid J. Dausey

Senior Vice President for Mission & Identity

Raymond FrenchRaymond French, C.S.Sp.

Senior Vice President for Finance and Business

Matthew FristMatthew J. Frist

Senior Vice President for Student Life

Douglas Frizzell, Ph.D.Douglas Frizzell, Ph.D.

Senior Vice President of Civic Engagement and External Relations

William Generett, Jr.William Generett, Jr., J.D.

Chief of Staff / Senior Advisor

Daniel Gilman

Daniel Gilman

Vice President of Athletics

Dave Harper Dave Harper

Senior Advisor to the President for Strategic Initiatives

Fr. Jim McCloskey Rev. James P. McCloskey, C.S.Sp., Ph.D.

Chief Diversity Officer and Senior Advisor to the President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Headshot of Crystal McCormick WareCrystal McCormick Ware

Senior Vice President for University Advancement

Photo of Jim Miller

Jim Miller

Vice President for Marketing and Communications

Gabriel WelschGabriel Welsch