Natalya (Natasha) Delcoure serves as dean of the Texas A&M University-Kingsville College of Business Administration. During her tenure, Delcoure has worked closely with college leadership to strengthen the academic program portfolio, establish market-driven concentrations and areas of emphasis, expand experiential and service learning opportunities and build global academic partnerships.
Beyond the university, Delcoure is a graduate of Texas Academic Leadership Academy, previously served as a chair of AACSB International Audit Committee and is an active representative of Texas Women of Higher Education (TWHE)—a Texas nonprofit corporation dedicated to developing, advancing and supporting women employed in higher education across the state. She is a member of the Editorial Board and Reviewer for Investment Management and Financial Innovations Journal and is an associate editor for the Journal of Eastern European and Central Asian Research. Delcoure has published more than 40 articles in scholarly journals.
Prior to her appointment to dean in July 2013, Delcoure served as a professor of finance, Lucas Endowed Chair of Strategic Initiatives, and graduate associate dean for the Lucas Graduate School of Business at San Jose State University. From 2008-2012, she served as associate dean and director of graduate studies for the Cameron School of Business at the University of St. Thomas in Houston.
Delcoure has a DBA from Louisiana Tech University, an MBA from the University of Louisiana in Monroe, and a Bachelor’s degree in accounting and economics from Moscow State University of Railway Engineering.