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Edward H. Barr

Adjunct Faculty

Email: eb3q@andrew.cmu.edu
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Professional Experience

Ed Barr has written professionally for over 25 years in various marketing and management positions. He has also served as a marketing and fund development consultant to for-profit and non-profit organizations such as Nextel, the Byzantine Catholic Seminary and Renewal, Inc. Previous employment includes:

Vice President of Marketing, Allegheny University Medical Practices -West
AUMP-West is a group of 260 physicians in over 80 offices in southwestern Pennsylvania.

Director of Corporate Communications, Pittsburgh Mercy Health System

  • Managed a staff of fifteen professionals in news media relations, graphic design, print production, medical media, special events and community relations.
  • Managed the organization's $2 million advertising program and the activities of its advertising and design and PR agencies.

Director of Public Relations and Fund Development, Altoona Hospital

Teaching Experience

  • Carnegie Mellon University
    Adjunct Professor of Marketing and Professional Writing.
  • University of Pittsburgh's Graduate School of Public and International Affairs
    Adjunct Professor of Marketing.


Barr is a graduate of Clarion University of Pennsylvania, with a Bachelor of Science in Education. He received a Master of Education in English from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.


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M.Ed., English, Indiana University of Pennsylvania