Mario Schijven is an assistant professor of business administration at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He received his Ph.D. from Tilburg University in the Netherlands. In his primary line of research, he builds on behavioral perspectives from strategy, organization theory, and other literatures to study organizational learning, decision making, and evolution in complex strategic settings, such as those of acquisitions and organizational restructuring. His work has appeared in the Academy of Management Journal, the Strategic Management Journal, and the Journal of Management, among others. Mario Schijven has received several research awards, including Distinguished Paper Awards and the 2009 Wiley Blackwell Outstanding Dissertation Award from the Business Policy and Strategy Division of the Academy of Management. He serves on the editorial boards of the Academy of Management Journal, the Academy of Management Review, the Strategic Management Journal, and the Journal of Management. He is a former Representative at Large of SMS's Corporate Strategy Interest Group.