Faculty Directory

John F. McGuire

Adjunct Professor of Business Administration



DegreeMBA, Harvard University, 1974; BS, Iona College, 1968

AREAS OF EXPERTISEPublic policy and management

Current Research Topics

Strategic planning in healthcare, change in change-resistant organizations


  • Distinguished Service Award, AABB (formerly American Association of Blood Banks), 2000

Professional Activities

Academic positions

  • Tuck School of Business, 2008–present

Nonacademic positions

  • Consultant, Misys Healthcare Solutions, Inc., 2008–present
  • Consultant, Insigniam Performance, 2008–present
  • Interim President and Chief Executive Officer, 2005–07, Executive Vice President of Biomedical Services, 2004–05, American Red Cross
  • President, North America, Whatman Plc filtration products, 2002–04
  • President, Chief Executive Officer, and Director, Hemasure, Inc., 1997–2002
  • Vice President and General Manager Ortho Diagnostics Division, 1996–97, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, 1995–96, Managing Director, Belgium, 1993–95, Managing Director, U.K.,1991–95, Director of Marketing, 1988–91, Johnson & Johnson
  • Assignments in sales, marketing, and strategic planning, E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Co., 1984–88
  • Assignments in marketing and strategic planning, New England Nuclear, Inc., 1977–84

Board memberships

  • Chairman, Northern New England Blood Program, American Red Cross, 2008–present
  • Somali Mam Foundation, 2008–present
  • Twin Pines Housing Trust, 2008–present
  • Cambridge Heart, Inc., 2007–present
  • National Blood Foundation Trust Fund, 2007–present
  • Advisory Board, LEK Consulting, 2006–present