Stephen Tallman is the E. Claiborne Robins Distinguished Professor of Business at the University of Richmond. He graduated from the US Military Academy and holds a PhD in international business and strategic management from UCLA. He has been on the faculty of the University of Hawaii, the University of Utah, and the Cranfield School of Management, and has visited at numerous other business schools around the globe, including INSEAD, Copenhagen Business School, SDA Bocconi, and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. His research interests include global strategic management, alliance strategies, geographic clusters, and organizational learning. He has published journal articles in Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management Studies, California Management Review, and Journal of Economic Geography, among others. He chaired the International Management Division of the Academy of Management and co-founded the Global Strategy Interest Group of the Strategic Management Society. He is the founding and past Co-Editor of Global Strategy Journal and was an Associate Editor for Strategic Management Journal, a Consulting Editor for Journal of International Business Studies, and a member of the editorial boards of various other journals. He is a Fellow of the Academy of International Business and of the Strategic Management Society.