Steve Lawton is an Associate Professor Emeritus of International Business. Professor Lawton teaches global strategy and the global business environment.
Oregon State University, College of Business:
1989-Present Associate Professor
1986-Present Associate Professor, Oregon Executive MBA Program
1989-Present International Business Coordinator
1986-1989 Assistant Professor
Aarhus School of Business (Aarhus, Denmark): Visiting Professor 1989, 1990, 1992, 1993, 1994
Agder School of Business (Kristiansand, Norway): Visiting Professor 1994
Copenhagen School of Business (Copenhagen, Denmark): Visiting Professor 1990
University of Technology Sydney, School of Business (Sydney, Australia): Visiting Professor 1978, 1979
MacArthur Foundation (1996-1997) Project Coordinator of the Sustainable Forestry Business Case Studies Project. Coordinated 15 interdisciplinary teams that researched and developed case studies documenting market opportunities and the financial viability of sustainable forestry.
Age of Pacific Seminar Series (1996-Present) Co-teaching an inter-institutional, graduate business seminar with the University of Oregon, on emerging international business issues in East Asia. Funded by the Philip H. Knight Foundation (CEO of Nike, Inc.)
Oregon Executive MBA Program (1995-Present) Academic Committee and Faculty Coordinator
OSU Sustainable Forestry Partnership (1995-Present) Member of the Executive Council that developed and guides the Partnership which is a national leader in the field of sustainable forestry. Projects include training courses, seminars, research programs, and case studies.
OSSHE International Business Executive Board (1987-Present)
Oregon Joint Professional Schools of Business (1994-1999) Academic Committee
OSU Bookstore Board of Directors (1993-1996)
OSU International Degree Committee (1992-1995)
Community Services Consortium (1994-Present)
OSU International Programs Advisory Council (1982-1993)
OSU International Degree Project Advisor (1994-Present)
OSU Long-Range Planning Team (1985-1987)
U.S. Department of Commerce District Export Council (1983-Present)
Golden Key National Honor Society (2000-Present) Honorary Member