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Carrie White

Assistant Vice President for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Dr. Carrie White


Assistant Vice President for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Carrie White is the Assistant Vice President of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. As AVP she is responsible for the WVU IDEA Hub Ecosystem which consists of multidisciplinary collaboration in Innovation across the campus. From 2016-2018 she was the Director of LaunchLab and was responsible for providing resources and networking support for students engaged in idea generation and development. She also develops and coordinates the programming and events hosted by LaunchLab. Dr. White received her BS and MBA degrees in business administration from Franciscan University, J.D. from Duquesne University Law School, and Ed.D. from West Virginia University. She has worked in entrepreneurship education since 2004 as a professor of business law and entrepreneurship. She has developed and taught entrepreneurship curriculum both for the classroom and online. Prior to working in higher education, she started, owned, and operated businesses specializing in sport and fitness in the Pittsburgh, PA region.