Wallace W. Meyer Jr.

Director of Entrepreneurship Programs, Lecturer
Primary office:
342 Summerfield

Academic Areas



BS, Franklin & Marshall College, 1970
MBA, Baker University, 2005

Joined the University of Kansas in July 2005


  • Entrepreneurship
  • Experiential Learning

Current Activities

My focus is to provide a series of experiential learning opportunities which complement and leverage the students' in-class experience in those areas of the students' primary subject interest/concentration. Simultaneously, to develop students' entrepreneurial capabilities via a rigorous classroom, in-field and extra curricula experiences.

Selected Publications

"Planning the Entrepreneurial Venture", Kauffman Foundation, 2004, contributing author, with others.

"Fast Trac New Venture", Kauffman Foundation, 2005, contributing author, with others.


The school and accounting program are accredited by AACSB International, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Our Finance Scholars travel to Wall Street every year
Students in Applied Portfolio Management class manage a fund valued at $1 million
Business students get hands-on experience valuing and analyzing investments
Top 20 undergraduate accounting program —Bloomberg Businessweek
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times
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