Timothy Devinney (BSc CMU; MA, MBA, PhD Chicago) is Professor, University Leadership Professor, and Pro Dean of Research and Innovation at the University of Leeds. He has held positions at the University of Chicago, Vanderbilt, UCLA and the Australian Graduate School of Management and been a visitor at many other universities (e.g., CBS, LBS, Humboldt, Hamburg, Trier, Konstanz, Ulm, Frankfurt, BI, HKUST & City University HK). He has published over a dozen books and more than ninety articles in leading journals including Strategic Management Journal, Global Strategy Journal, Management Science, The Academy of Management Review, Journal of International Business Studies, and Organization Science . He is a fellow of the Academy of International Business, the Academy of Social Sciences, the Royal Academy of Arts and is the only management recipient of an Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Research Award, as well as having been a Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Fellow. He is a past Global Strategy IG Chair, past Chair of the International Management Division of the AOM and the former Editor of AOM Perspectives. He is currently on the editorial board of over a dozen of the leading journals and Director of the SSRN international management network.