Dr. Stephen L. Mueller



Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • PhD, Organization Theory, Strategy, and International Management, 1994, University of Texas at Dallas
  • MS, Accounting, 1989, University of Texas at Dallas
  • MBA, 1977, University of Texas at Arlington
  • BS, Electrical Engineering, 1969, Purdue University


  • Strategic Management
  • Entrepreneurship

Research and professional interests

  • Value creation
  • Cross-cultural comparisons of entrepreneurial behavior
  • Entrepreneurial self-efficacy
  • Gender differences in entrepreneurial self-efficacy, intentions and behavior

Awards and honors

  • Best Women’s in Entrepreneurship Paper Award for ‘A Cross-National Study of Gender Gaps in Potential for Entrepreneurship” presented at the National Academy of Management Meeting, August 2002
  • Best Empirical Paper Award for “Are Entrepreneurs the Same Across Cultures?” presented at the USASBE National Meeting, January 1998.