Session 475

Meet the Editors of the SMS Family of Journals

Track S

Date: Saturday, September 20, 2014


Time: 16:30 – 18:00


Room: Roma 1

Session Chair:

  • Stephen B Tallman, University of Richmond

    photo of Stephen B Tallman

    Stephen B. Tallman is the E. Claiborne Robins Distinguished Professor of Business at the University of Richmond. He earned his Ph.D. in strategy and international business from UCLA in 1988. He served as chair of the International Management Division of the AoM (1998-99) and of the Global Strategy Interest Group of the SMS (2001-2005). He was elected to the Fellows of the AIB in 2008. He has served on the editorial review boards of several journals, including SMJ, and became an Associate Editor of SMJ in 2007. He is currently co-editor of Global Strategy Journal. He has authored or edited three books relating to international strategy, and has published numerous book chapters and journal articles in a variety of outlets including AMR, AMJ, SMJ, JMS, CMR, MIR, JIM, and JIBS. His research interests include global outsourcing, international diversification, industry clusters, knowledge transfer in multinational firms, and international alliances and joint ventures. He has been on the faculty of the University of Hawaii and the University of Utah, and the Cranfield School of Management, and has taught at Warwick University Business School, Judge Institute of Management at Cambridge University, Thunderbird AGSIM, INSEAD, and SDA Bocconi, among others.


A representative editor for each of the SMS journals, SMJ, SEJ, and GSJ, and for the new Media Innovations initiative will take part. The panel will discuss the specific goals and objectives of each of the journals, the concept of a family of journals, and the developing role of the Media editors in creating an electronic presence for the journals and for other forms of research. The editors also will discuss the expectations of the SMS journals for potentially publishable papers. Open discussion will address the process of writing for publication in scholarly journals, the editorial policies of the SMS research outlets, and future directions for the dissemination of scholarly research through SMS.

All Sessions in Track S...

Sat: 16:30 – 18:00
Session 475: Meet the Editors of the SMS Family of Journals
Mon: 13:30 – 14:30
Session 477: Media Innovations Session
Tue: 15:30 – 16:45
Session 303: New Directions in Research on Networks and Competitive Advantage

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