University of Oklahoma — C.S. Trosper Chair of Entrepreneurship and Division Director

The Michael F. Price College of Business at the University of Oklahoma is seeking qualified applicants for the C.S. Trosper Chair of Entrepreneurship and Director of the Tom Love Division of Entrepreneurship and Economic Development. The Division Director plays a vital role in leading the Division and guiding entrepreneurship programs across the University. As the C. S. Trosper Chair of Entrepreneurship, the Director also plays a key role in leading the Tom Love EED Division in research, teaching, and service. 

We seek a talented individual with a strong record of academic leadership and scholarship. Candidates must have an earned PhD in entrepreneurship, management or a related field, demonstrate the proven ability to publish at a high-level, and possess a record that warrants tenure at the level of full professor. 

Successful candidates will benefit from the enthusiastic support of an outstanding team of faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends of OU and the Price College. Our faculty are highly research active and publish regularly in leading journals. Members of the faculty include Ron Bolen, Lowell Busenitz (emeritus), Will Drover, Tom Lumpkin, Denise Parris, Jeremy Short, Tom Wavering, and Marcus Wolfe.

The University of Oklahoma is a Carnegie-R1 comprehensive public research university located in Norman, OK. It is a vibrant community that is often ranked among the best places to live in the U.S. The Price College of Business, which offers undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral level degree programs in entrepreneurship, is AACSB-accredited with approximately 4,000 undergraduate, 500 master’s, and 35 doctoral students.  MBA classes are offered at the Gene Rainbolt Graduate School of Business, a 27,000-square foot facility located in the Innovation District of Oklahoma City.

To apply and read a full description of the position, go to: 

For additional information, please contact the search committee chair:

Professor Tom Lumpkin
Michael F. Price College of Business
University of Oklahoma
1003 Asp Ave, Price Hall Room 3050L
Norman, OK  73019
+1 405-325-0716

The University of Oklahoma is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply.