Michael Morris

Michael Morris holds the N. Malone Mitchell Chair in Entrepreneurship at Oklahoma State University and serves as Head of the School of Entrepreneurship. He previously served as Witting Chair in Entrepreneurship at Syracuse University and the Cintas Chair in Entrepreneurship at Miami University. While at Syracuse and Miami, the programs received national recognition and were rated among the top ten in the US. A widely published author and researcher, Dr. Morris has written seven books and over 120 peer-reviewed academic articles. He has served as President of the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship and Chair of the American Marketing Association's Task Force on Marketing. He is editor emeritus of the Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship. In addition, he has been a principal in three entrepreneurial start-ups. Twice honored by Pi Sigma Epsilon as their national Faculty Advisor of the Year, Dr. Morris has received Edwin M. and Gloria W. Appel Prize for contributions to the field of entrepreneurship, has been inducted as a 21st Century Entrepreneurship Research Fellow by the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers. He is a former Fulbright Scholar (South Africa, 1993).