Dave Ketchen serves as the Lowder Eminent Scholar in Entrepreneurship and a Professor of Management at Auburn University. He earned his Ph.D. at the Pennsylvania State University. His research interests include entrepreneurship and franchising, methodological issues in organizational research, strategic supply chain management, and the determinants of superior organizational performance. He has served as an associate editor for the Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Management, Organizational Research Methods, Journal of Operations Management, and Journal of International Business Studies. He currently serves on the editorial boards of Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal and Strategic Management Journal. He has published more than 120 articles in outlets such as Administrative Science Quarterly, Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, and Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, among others.