Haroon R. Baqai

George Mason University Costello College of Business Faculty Haroon R. Baqai
Titles and Organizations

Adjunct Faculty, Business Foundations

Contact Information

Email: hbaqai@gmu.edu
Office Hours: By Appointment


Dr. Haroon Baqai joined George Mason University in 2016 as an adjunct professor in the Costello College of Business and has taught face-to-face courses at the Fairfax campus as well as online. Outside of GMU, teaches at a number of other institutes of higher education at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral level.

Haroon is an educator at heart. He started off his teaching career as kindergarten and middle school teacher. He slowly moved up to being the Vice Principal and now serves as the Principal of a private school in Maryland. In 2021, Haroon spearheaded the launch of a global campus for the school, which quickly attracted more than 100 students and staff from five continents. He received his Certification of School Management and Leadership from the Harvard School of Business in summer of 2021.


  • Doctorate of Management – University of Maryland Global Campus
  • Masters of Science in Management / Financial Management – University of Maryland Global Campus
  • Bachelors of Science in Computer Science – University of Maryland College Park

Working Papers

  • Baqai, H. R. (2020). PERCEIVED SERVANT-LEADERSHIP AFFECTS JOB SATISFACTION IN HIGHER EDUCATION. The International Journal of Servant-Leadership, 14(1), 187-216