Susan Boyd

Susan Boyd

Applied Associate Professor of Business LawDirector and Endowed Fellow of Business Law, Genave King Rogers Business Law CenterHelmerich Hall 206-A
(918) 631-2944

Attorney Susan Boyd is applied associate professor of business law and director and Endowed Fellow in Business Law at the Genave King Rogers Business Law Center at TU. In 2000, she was named Student Athlete Advisory Council Faculty Member of the Year; and in 1999, she received the Master Teacher Award, Academy of Legal Studies in Business. She also has received the Mayo Teaching Excellence Award and The University of Tulsa Outstanding Teacher Award for 1998-99.

Education and Degrees Earned

  • Juris Doctor- 1983 University of Tulsa 
  • Master of Science- 1980 Oklahoma State University
  • Bachelor of Science- 1978 Oklahoma State University

Areas of Academic Specialty

  • Business Law
  • Employment Law
  • Family-Owned Business Law
  • Business Ethics
  • International Business Law
  • Teamwork and Leadership
  • Sociology

Previous Teaching Experience

  • OSU-Okmulgee

Previous Relevant Work Experience

  •  Attorney at Law

Professional Affiliations

  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Academy of Legal Studies of Business

Courses Taught at TU

  • Legal Environment of Business (BL2013)
  • Employment Law (BL 3033)
  • Business Law for Entrepreneurs and Family-Owned Business (BL 4113)
  • International Law

Awards & Recognition

  • Panhellenic Outstanding Faculty, 2006
  • Empire Who’s Who of Women in Education, 2006/2007
  • Invited to be Visiting Professor, Turin, Italy, Summer 2005
  • Who’s Who Among American Teachers, 2005 * *can only be nominated by college student cited for academic excellence in The National Dean's List; can nominate one teacher from their entire academic experience.
  • Who’s Who Among Business Higher Education, 2003
  • Chi Omega Outstanding Faculty Member, 2002
  • College of Business Administration iMBA Most Interactive Professor Award, 2002
  • Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, 2002
  • Nominated for Mayo Excellence in Teaching Award, 2002/03/04/05/06/07/08(withdrew from consideration due to previous honor)


  • ENTREPRENEURSHIP: Venture Initiation, Management, and Development
    With Vozikis, G. 2005.
  • Age Discrimination in Employment
    Heritage Religious Discrimination (Summer 2003) and Heritage (Summer 2002).
  • Hiring Actions: What Is Wrong with this Employment Application?
    Heritage (Summer 2001)
  • You Need to Hire a Lawyer Today!
    Heritage (Spring/Summer 1999)