Department of Business Administration Faculty Members

The Department t of Business Administration has faculty members specializing in a variety of fields including finance, accounting, economics, management, operations research and marketing disciplines.


Area of teaching specialization: Management.
Rank: Assistant Professor.
Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, University of Houston.
B.S., Industrial Engineering, Fatih University.
832-230-5555, Ext. 182
Room: MB #205

Jim McCleskey

Area of teaching specialization: Marketing; Organizational Leadership.
Rank: Instructor.
M.B.A., Management and Marketing, University of Houston
B.A., Marketing, University of Texas
Room: MB #220 A


Area of specialization: Financial Markets and Institutions;
Quantitative risk management
Rank: Associate Professor of Economics and Finance
Ph.D., Economics, Rice University
M.A., Economics, Rice University
B.S., Mathematics, Bilkent University
832-230-5555, Ext. 557
Room: 813

Deandra Travis

Area of teaching specialization: Management; International Business
Rank: Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Organization and Management Studies, University of Texas at San Antonio
M.B.A., International Business, University of St Francis
B.A., Sociology and Spanish, University of Notre Dame
832-230-5555, Ext. 407
Room: 818

zeliha Oz

Area of Teaching Specialization: Macroeconomics, International Business, Business Analytics/Statistics
Rank: Assistant Professor of Business and Economics
Ph.D., Economics, University of Delaware
M.A., Economics, University of Delaware
B.S., Mathematics, Middle East Technical University
Room: 817