At the Michael F. Price College of Business at the University of Oklahoma, Bill Megginson holds the Price Chair in Finance. In addition, he serves as a consulting editor for the Journal of International Business Studies and a visiting professor at Beijing's University of International Business and Economics. He served as a voting member of the global advisory committee on privatisation for the Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance from 2002 to 2007. He served as visiting professor and the Fulbright Tocqueville Distinguished Chair in American Studies at the Université Paris Dauphine in spring 2008. In April 2010, he was awarded a George Lynn Cross Research Professorship, the highest research honour given by the University of Oklahoma. He held the Saudi Aramco Chair Professor in Finance position at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals from 2013 to 2019.