Ciaran Heavey is an Associate Professor of Strategy at the Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business, University College Dublin. He also served as Deputy Academic Director of Smurfit Executive Development. His research examines the intersection of strategic leadership, competitive strategy, and digital strategy. His research has appeared in the Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, Journal of Management, and Journal of Management Studies, among others. He currently serves on the Editorial Review Board of the Journal of Management Studies, as well as an Associate Editor of Group and Organization Management. He received his PhD in management from the University of Connecticut, where he was a Fulbright Scholar. His Global Strategy course was a recipient of the Best Global Strategic Management in the CEMS network in 2019. Separately, he was a recipient of a UCD College of Business Teaching Award in 2019.