Ph.D., Indiana University; B.S., Albany State University
Shaun Harper teaches MBA students and advises companies on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI). He has worked with more than 400 businesses, agencies, and institutions; published 12 books and over 100 academic papers; and procured $21.5 million in foundation grants and $13.1 million in contracts for the center he directs at USC. His research has been cited in over 20,000 published studies. The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and hundreds of other news outlets have quoted Shaun and featured his research. He writes for Forbes and has interviewed on CNN, ESPN, NBC, and NPR. Prior to USC, Dr. Harper was a tenured full professor at the University of Pennsylvania.