Shad Morris (Ph.D. Cornell University) is Assistant Professor of Management and Human Resources at the Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State University. Professor Morris teaches and conducts research in the areas of international business and strategic human resource management, particularly focusing on how global firms create value through people and knowledge. Professor Morris has worked for the World Bank in Washington, D.C., and in the former Republic of Yugoslavia; for Management Systems International in Bulgaria; and for Alcoa, Inc., in the United States. He has co-authored a book: Managing People and Knowledge in Professional Service Firms. He also has articles in the Academy of Management Review, Journal of International Business Studies, Human Resource Management, and Harvard Business Review.