Filbeck to Lead Academic Affairs at Penn State Behrend


ERIE – Greg Filbeck, former director of the Black School of Business at Penn State Behrend, has been named vice chancellor and associate dean for academic affairs at the college, where he has taught since 2006. He will oversee all aspects of the college’s academic portfolio, including academic planning, assessment and evaluation; strategic planning related to academics; shared governance with the college’s faculty; and the development of new academic programs.

Filbeck has taught at Behrend since 2006, serving as the Samuel P. Black III Professor of Finance and Risk Management. He holds a doctorate in finance from the University of Kentucky, a master’s in applied statistics from Penn State and a bachelor’s in engineering physics from Murray State University. He also has earned the CFA, FRM, CAIA, CIPM, PRM and FDP professional designations.

From 2017 to 2023, Filbeck served as director of Behrend’s Black School of Business. In 2023, he was named interim vice chancellor and associate dean for academic affairs.

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