About Vicki J. Limas

Dean Limas received her J.D. in 1984 from Northwestern University School of Law and her B.A. and M.A. in philosophy from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Prior to joining the College of Law faculty in 1988, she practiced labor and employment law with a major Tulsa law firm. She is an adjunct settlement judge for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma and an arbitrator for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. She currently chairs the Oklahoma Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. She previously served on the boards of Legal Services of Eastern Oklahoma, Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma and the Tulsa Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Her scholarly interests focus on employment law, particularly employment issues affecting Indian tribes and individuals. She is a contributing author to Cohen's Handbook of Federal Indian Law (2005 ed.).


Present Professor of Law, University of Tulsa College of Law
Present Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, University of Tulsa College of Law

Curriculum Vitae



Research Interests

Native American Employment Law, Employment/Employment Discrimination Law, and Alternative Dispute Resolution


  • Employment Discrimination Law
  • Employment Law
  • Introduction to Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Mediation
  • Professional Responsibility

Contact Information

John Rogers Hall 231