Prior to joining the Business faculty at Arkansas State University—CQ, Saul Esparza was a Doctoral Student at UMSNH, and also a research collaborator of the Centro de Estudios Sociales y de Opinion Publica, at the Mexican Chamber of Deputies in Mexico City. 

He has published widely as a researcher and he is part of the Michoacan State Researchers System, 


He adores his dogs (Augusto, Brit, and Foxy) and cat (Tuti), who are an important part of his multi-specie family.


  • Ph.D., Management, Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolas de Hidalgo 

  • M.A. Management, Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey 

  • B.A. , Management, Instituto Tecnologico de Morelia

Teaching specialties



Stakeholder management 

Social impact management

Research interests


Common Ground Research Networks

Contact information