Tatiana Kostova (Ph.D., U of MN) is the Buck Mickel Chair and Professor of International Business at the University of South Carolina Moore School of Business. Her research is on MNC management, including topics like institutional and cultural embeddedness, cross-border transfer of organizational practices, knowledge management, organizational legitimacy, and social capital. She has received best dissertation awards from AIB and from IM division of AOM. For the high impact of her work published in top journals, she was recognized as the “Rising Star” in Economics & Business by Incites. She has served as Department Editor and is currently Consulting Editor of JIBS, and on the editorial boards of AMR, AMJ, JIBS, JMS, JWB, MBR, and others. She was Vice President of AIB and Division Chair of the IM division of AOM and is elected AIB Fellow.