Rui Oliveira

Rui Oliveira
Visiting Assistant Professor
Office:  Simons 205, SJU
Phone:  (320)363-3274


Degrees and Post Graduate Research Study
D.B.A.  Manchester Business School, U.K.
M.B.A.  Oporto University, Portugal
Master,   Civil Engineering, Oporto University, Portugal

Teaching Areas/Interests: 
Prof. Oliveira spent almosts two decades in the industry before entering academia.  During this time, he worked for multinatioal companies such as Siram Golden Corporation, Mota-Engil, Sonae in international environments.  Before moving to the U.S., he lived in China for more than seven years holding senior managment positions.

Research Areas/Interests:
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.

Other Interests:
In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters camping, fishing, and reading.