Visiting Assistant Professor
Office: Simons 205, SJU
Degrees and Post Graduate Research Study
Ph.D., Manchester Business School, U.K.
M.B. A. Oporto University, Portugal
M.B. Civil Engineering, Oporto University, Portugal
Prof. Oliveira spent almosts two decades in the industry before entering academia. During this time, he worked for multinatioal companies such as Mota-Engil, Sonae, Golden Corporation, and Siram in international environments. Before moving to the U.S., he lived in China for more than seven years holding senior managment positions.
Emergent countries firms' internatinalization and its strategic approach, entrepreneurship, and Asia business systems. Prof. Oliveira is an active member of the Academy of Management and the Academy of International Business. He is also a senior consultant for a group of firms.
In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters camping, fishing, and reading.