Position Information


The Collins College of Business seeks applicants with teaching and research interests in International Business, as well as expertise in the subject area, for the tenure-track position of Assistant or Associate Professor of International Business in the School of Finance, Operations Management, and International Business.  Secondary interest in International Finance, Emerging Markets, or Comparative Cultures is desirable, but all International Business specializations will be considered.  Applicants must have a doctorate in business or a closely related field, or expect to receive a doctoral degree by December 2016. 


The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, be a student-oriented teacher, and have a record of (or potential for) intellectual contributions consistent with the expectations of an AACSB International-accredited institution.  He or she is expected to teach and play a leadership role in the distinctive Bachelor of Science in International Business and Language degree program.  Anticipated start date is August 2016.  Rank will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, and salary is competitive based on qualifications and experience.  Fringe benefits include life, health, and disability insurance, and retirement contributions. 


The Collins College of Business


The Collins College of Business is nationally ranked by Bloomberg Business Week and is fully accredited by AACSB International, which maintains the highest standards for business schools in the world.  The College’s four academic units – Accounting and Management Information Systems; Energy Economics, Policy, and Commerce; Finance, Operations Management, and International Business; and Management and Marketing – encompass 40 full-time faculty members.  The College has an enrollment of 800 undergraduate and 250 graduate business students.


The University


The University of Tulsa (TU), one of the oldest private educational institutions in Oklahoma, has an endowment of $1 Billion and a total enrollment of about 4,700 students in five colleges: Arts and Sciences; Business; Engineering and Natural Sciences; Health Sciences; and Law.  The 2015 edition of American’s Best Colleges, published by U.S. News and World Report, ranks TU 88th among national doctoral degree granting universities.  With an average class size of 19 and a student-faculty ration of 11-1, TU offers a personal education for its students.  Seventy-five percent of the 2014   freshman class graduated in the top ten percent of their high school class with an average ACT score of 29 and an average SAT scores of 1260.  Information about TU and the Collins College of Business programs may be found at


The City


Tulsa is one of the most livable and affordable cities in the United States with a metropolitan population of over 930,000 in the MSA, and a cost of living index of 85%.


To Apply


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Candidates who wish to be considered need to submit a complete application package that includes:

(1) A letter of interest;

(2) Statements of teaching, research, and professional interests;

(3) A curriculum vita; and

(4) The names and contact information for three references. 


Application materials should be emailed to:


Dr. J. Markham Collins

Search Committee Chair

The University of Tulsa

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We will be interviewing selected applicants at the Academy of Management meeting in Vancouver, BC.


The University of Tulsa is an Equal Opportunity Employer F/M/Disabled/Veteran.



Mike Troilo

Wellspring Associate Professor of International Business

Collins College of Business

The University of Tulsa

HELM 302-D

800 South Tucker Drive

Tulsa, OK 74104

Phone: 1-918-631-2998

Fax: 1-918-631-2037

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