Rosalie L. Tung is Professor of International Business at Simon Fraser University (Canada). She holds the Ming and Stella Wong Chaired Professorship. Through an election of her peers of over 11,000 professors of management and practitioners worldwide, Prof. Tung has been elected recently to serve a five-year term beginning with the position of Vice President-elect of the Academy of Management in 2000-2001, progressing to the positions of President in 2003-2004 and past President in 2004-2005. She has also been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and as a Fellow of the Academy of Management. She is the winner of the 1998 Vancouver YWCA Woman of the Year Award in Management, the Professions and the Trades. She received her Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of British Columbia in 1977. She was formerly a Wisconsin Distinguished Professor, Business Administration, with the University of Wisconsin System. She also held the position of Director, International Business Center at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She has served on the faculties of the Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania), University of Oregon, and as a visiting professor at Harvard University, University of California-Los Angeles, the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (England), the Copenhagen Business School (Denmark), and the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She has taught at the Foreign Investment Commission (now known as the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations). She has served on the United Nations Task Force on Human Resource Management.