Devaki Rau is an Associate Professor in the Department of Management at Northern Illinois University. She earned her Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota in 2001. Her research interests center around issues related to strategic decision making and information processing by top management teams, senior managers’ perceptions of risk taking, and organizational learning. Her research has been published in journals such as the Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management, Journal of Applied Psychology, Small Group Research, and Group and Organizational Management. She currently serves on the editorial review board of Group and Organization Management and was recently selected as an Outstanding Reviewer for that journal. At present, she is co-authoring a textbook on behavioral strategy with Professor Philip Bromiley.