Steve Tallman
The E. Claiborne Robins Distinguished Professorship in Business
Professor of Management
Profile
Awards
Fellow of the Academy of International Business, Academy of International Business

Ascendant Scholar, Western Academy of Management, Recognition of significant body of research by a junior scholar
Presentations
Tallman, Stephen B., SMS Annual Conference in Miami Beach.

Tallman, Stephen B. (Discussant), Strategic Management Society GLobal Strategy Interest Group Paper Development Workshop.

Tallman, Stephen B. (Discussant), Academy of Management International Management Division Junior Faculty Workshop.

Tallman, Stephen B., "Geographic Space and Knowledge Transformation: The Case of Ferrari Gestione Sportive 1929-2008," INSEAD, Fontainebleau, FRANCE. (December 1, 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Presenter & Author), Koza, Mitchell (Author Only), "Strategic Animation of the Global Network Firm: Innovative Strategic Management for Innovation Strategies," SDA Bocconi, Milan, ITALY. (November 25, 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B., FIU Global Strategy Extension of the SMS 2011 Conference, "The Changing Face of International Strategy Research," Florida International University, Miami, FL. (November 4, 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B., Offshoring Research COnference, "Offshoring and Outsourcing in Global Strategies," Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark. (October 25, 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B., "Strategic Management of the Global Multi-Business Firm," Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. (October 7, 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B., "Strategic Management of the Global Multi-Business Firm," HK University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong. (October 3, 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B., "The Changing Face of International Strategy Research," Cranfield School of Management, Cranfield, England, UK. (September 8, 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B., 2011 Annual Conference, "State of the Art: the GLobal Multibusiness Firm," Academy of International Business, Nagoya, JAPAN. (June 25, 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B., 3d Reading International Business Conference, "What's Wrong with ISA Research?," Henley Business School, University of Reading, UK. (April 15, 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B., SMS Rio de Janiero Regional Conference, "Publishing and Not Perishing," SMS, Rio de Janiero. (March 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B., Strategic Management Society. (March 12, 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B., Strategic Management Society. (March 12, 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B., Strategic Management Society GLobal Strategy Interest Group Paper Development Workshop. (February 28, 2011).

Tallman, Stephen B., SMS Faculty Development Workshop, "Publishing in International Journals," Strategic Management Society, IIM - Calcutta. (February 2011).

Marsh, Laurence (Presenter & Author), Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference, "Using Alliance Portfolios to Leverage Capabilities: The Impact of Performace," DSI. (November 2010).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Presenter & Author), Phene, Anupama (Author Only), SMS Annual Conference, "Value creation in international R&D alliances: An evaluation of the effects of technological sophistication, distinctiveness and experience," Strategic Management Society. (September 2010).

Srinivasta, Manish (Author Only), Gnyawali, Devi (Presenter & Author), Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), AoM Annual Conference, "The Differential Impact of Network and Cluster Technological Resources on Breakthrough Innovation," Academy of Management. (August 2010).

Phene, Anupama (Presenter & Author), Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), Almeida, Paul (Author Only), AoM Annual Conference, "When do Acquisitions Facilitate Technological Exploration and Exploitation," Academy of Management, Montreal, Canada. (August 2010).

Koza, Mitchell (Presenter & Author), Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), Ataay, Aylin (Author Only), GSJ Launch Conference, "The Strategic Assembly of Global Firms: A Micro-Structural Analysis of Local Learning and Global Adaptation," Global Strategy Journal, Chicago IL. (July 2010).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Discussant), Academy of International Business Doctoral Student Consortium. (June 26, 2010).

Tallman, Stephen B., "Alternative Perspectives on Offshoring and Outsourcing," Villanova University, Villanova PA. (March 16, 2010).

Raab, Katharina (Presenter & Author), Ambos, Bjorn (Author Only), Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), EIBA Annual Conference, "Strong or Invisible Hands? Managerial Involvement in the Knowledge Sharing Processes of Globally Dispersed Groups," European International Business Academy (EIBA), Valencia, Spain. (December 13, 2009).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Presenter & Author), PNSR Staff Learning Session with the SMS, "Strategies for Uncertainty and Crisis," Project for a National Security Review, Arlington, VA, USA. (October 14, 2009).

Phene, Anupama (Author Only), Tallman, Stephen B. (Presenter & Author), 2009 Annual Meeting of the SMS, "How do Firms Select an Alliance Governance Mechanism:  The Effects of Industry Characteristics and Flexibility," Strategic Management Society, Washington, DC. (October 8, 2009).

Phene, Anupama (Presenter & Author), Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), 2009 Annual Conference of the Academy of Management, "Alliance governance: Complexity and country effects in the biotechnology industry," Academy of Management, Chicago. (August 10, 2009).

Phene, Anupama (Presenter & Author), Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), 2009 Conference of the AIB, "Alliance and Partner Country Effects on Governance: An Examination of High Technology Alliances in China, India and the U.S," Academy of International Business, San Diego, CA. (June 30, 2009).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Presenter & Author), Mudambi, Susan (Author Only), 3d Annual ORN Conference, "Offshoring, Outsourcing and Alliances in the Multinational Context," Duke Offshore Research Network, Duke University. (April 3, 2009).

Tallman, Stephen B., Chacar, Aya (Author Only), 2008 SMS Annual Conference, "Governance Mechanisms in the Biotechnology Industry: Transactional Complexity and Location Effects," Strategic Management Society, Cologne, Germany. (October 14, 2008).

Mudambi, Susan M. (Presenter & Author), Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), AMA Summer Marketing Educators' Conference, "The Outsourcing and Offshoring of Customer-Facing Business Processes," AMA, San Diego. (August 10, 2008).

Tallman, Stephen B., Chacar, Aya (Presenter & Author), Annual Meeting of the AIB, "Knowledge Accumulation and Dissemination in MNCs: a Practice-Based Framework," Academy of International Business, Milan, IT. (July 2, 2008).

Tallman, Stephen B., Annual conference of the AIB, "Internalization Theory and International Strategy," Academy of International Business, Milan, IT. (July 1, 2008).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Presenter & Author), Copenhagen Conference on Strategic Managemen, "COPs and Knowledge Management in MNCs," Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark. (December 12, 2007).

LI, SALI (Presenter & Author), Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), Academy of International Business Frontiers Conference, "MN Strategy, Exogenous Shock, and Performance Outcomes," Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA. (December 1, 2007).

Tallman, Stephen B., Annual Conference of the SMS, "Knowledge transfer and Communities of Practice: Dynamic Learning in MNCs," Straetgic Management Society, San Diego. (October 16, 2007).

Tallman, Stephen B., Annual Conference of the SMS, "Offshoring and Outsourcing of Business Services - An International Transaction Value Model," Strategic Management Society, San Diego. (October 14, 2007).

Tallman, Stephen B., Academy of Management Annual Conference, "Internalization Theory and My Version of International Strategy," Academy of Management, Philadelphia, PA. (August 6, 2007).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Discussant), Mid-Career Faculty Workshop. (August 4, 2007).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Presenter & Author), Four Decades of International Business at Reading: Looking to the Future, "Knowledge Transfer Among Communities of Practice: Dynamic Learning in MNCs," Reading University Business School, Reading, UK. (April 2007).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Presenter & Author), INFORMS Annual Meeting, "International Outsourcing of Services: A Business Strategy Perspective," INFORMS, Pittsburgh. (November 2006).

Tallman, Stephen B., SMS Annual Conference, "International Outsourcing of Services: A Business Strategy Perspective," Strategic Management Society, Vienna, Austria. (October 2006).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), Phene, Anupama (Presenter & Author), AoM Annual Conference, "Co-ordination, Appropriation and Governance Mechanisms in Alliances," Academy of Management, Atlanta, GA. (August 2006).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), Li, Sali (Presenter & Author), AoM Annual Meeting, "The Effect of Knowledge Strategy and International Diversity on MNE’s Performance after the Shock of the Sep. 11th Attacks," Academy of Management, Atlanta, GA. (August 2006).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), Phene, Anupama (Presenter & Author), AoM Annual Meeting, "The Evolutionary Process of Knowledge Exchange in Regional Clusters," Academy of Management, Atlanta, GA. (August 2006).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), Phene, Anupama (Presenter & Author), AIB Annual Conference, "Governance Mechanisms in the Biotechnology Industry: A Comparison of Domestic and Cross-National Alliances," Academy of International Business, Beijing, China. (June 2006).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), Phene, Anupama (Presenter & Author), SMS Annual Meeting, "The Role of Alliances in Accessing Knowledge from Regional Clusters," Strategic Management Society, Orlando, FL. (October 2005).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), Phene, Anupama (Presenter & Author), Almeida, Paul (Author Only), Academy of Management Annual Conference, "When do Acquisitions Facilitate Technological Exploration and Exploitation," AOM, Honolulu, HI. (August 2005).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Presenter & Author), Ferreira, Manuel P (Author Only), AIB Annual Conference, "Building and Leveraging Knowledge Capabilities Through Cross-Border Acquisitions," Academy of International Business, Quebec. (June 2005).

Tallman, Stephen B. (Author Only), Li, Sali (Presenter & Author), AIB Annual Conference, "The Effect of Knowledge Strategy and International Diversity on MNE’s Performance after the Shock of the Sep. 11th Attacks," Academy of International Business, Quebec. (June 2005).
Memberships
Academy of International Business
Academy of Management
Strategic Management Society
Professional Experience
Previous positions include:
Assistant through Full Professor, University of Utah. (July 1990 - June 2005).

Visiting Senior Lecturer, Cranfield School of Management. (July 1997 - June 1999).

Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii. (July 1988 - June 1990).

Military

2d Lieutenant through Captain, US Army. (June 1972 - August 1978).

Professional

Project Engineer/Senior Project Engineer, Mobil Chemical Company. (October 1978 - July 1983).
Institutional Service
University of Richmond

Local
Committee Chair, Committee on Faculty Status. (August 2006 - June 2008).

International Education Committee. (August 17, 2011 - May 7, 2012).

Committee Member, International Education Committee. (August 19, 2009 - May 10, 2010).

Robins School of Business

Local
Task Force Member, Full Professor Committee, Member. (September 2005 - Present).

Committee Member, Research Committee. (September 2009 - Present).

BUAD 497 Committee. (August 17, 2011 - May 7, 2012).

Full Professors Committee. (August 17, 2011 - May 7, 2012).

International Business Committee. (August 17, 2011 - May 7, 2012).

Robins School Research Committee. (August 17, 2011 - May 7, 2012).

Committee Member, Full Professors Committee. (August 18, 2010 - May 9, 2011).

Committee Member, International Business Committee. (August 18, 2010 - May 9, 2011).

Committee Member, International Education Committee. (August 18, 2010 - May 9, 2011).

Committee Member, Robins School Research Committee. (August 18, 2010 - May 9, 2011).

Committee Member, Full Professors Committee. (August 19, 2009 - May 10, 2010).

Committee Member, International Business Committee. (August 19, 2009 - May 10, 2010).

Committee Member, Robins School Research Committee. (August 19, 2009 - May 10, 2010).

Committee Member, Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Committee. (August 19, 2008 - May 11, 2009).

Committee Member, Full Professors Committee. (August 19, 2008 - May 11, 2009).

Committee Member, International Business Committee. (August 19, 2008 - May 11, 2009).

Committee Member, Strategic Planning. (August 19, 2008 - May 11, 2009).
Selected Publications
Books

Stephen B. Tallman, Global Strategy, John Wiley & Sons, 2009

Stephen B. Tallman, Chapter 4: A Spatial Perspective on Strategy, Palgrave MacMillan, 2007

Stephen B. Tallman, A New Generation in International Strategic Management, Edward Elgar, 2007

Stephen B. Tallman, Coordination, Appropriation, and Governance in Alliances: The Biotechnology Case, Palgrave, 2006

Stephen B. Tallman, Alliance Capabilities and Alliance Performance, Gabler, 2005

John Child, David Faulkner, Stephen B. Tallman, Cooperative Strategy, Oxford University Press, 2005

Stephen B. Tallman, John Dunning's Eclectic Model and the Beginnings of Global Strategy, Advances in International Management, 2004, 43-55

Stephen B. Tallman, Strategic Management and the Role of the MNC in a Post-Industrial World Market, Advances in International Management, 2004, 53-64

Stephen B. Tallman, Dynamic Capabilities, Oxford University Press, 2003

Articles

Anupama Phene, Stephen B. Tallman, Paul Almeida, Opportunity, Ability and Integration: Pursuing Exploratory Innovation through Acquisition, Journal of Management, 2012, 753-783

Anupama Phene, Stephen B. Tallman, Complexity, context and governance in biotechnology alliances, Journal of International Business Studies, 2012, 61-83

Sali Li, Stephen B. Tallman, MNC Strategies, Exogenous Shocks, and Performance Outcomes, Strategic Management Journal, 2011, 1119-1127

Stephen B. Tallman, Aya Chacar, Communities, Alliances, Networks and Knowledge in Multinational Firms: A Micro-Analytic Framework, Journal of International Management, 2011, 201-210

Stephen B. Tallman, Torben Pedersen, The Launch of Global Strategy Journal: Comments from the Co-Editors, Global Strategy Journal, 2011

Stephen B. Tallman, Mitchell Koza, Aylin Ataay, The Strategic Assembly of Global Firms: a Micro-Analytical Framework, Global Strategy Journal, 2011, 27-46

Stephen B. Tallman, Aya Chacar, Knowledge Accumulation and Dissemination in MNCs: A Practice-Based Framework, Journal of Management Studies, 2011, 278-304.

Stephen B. Tallman, Offshoring, Outsourcing, and Strategy in the Global Firm, AIB Insights/Academy of International Business, 2011, 3-7

Susan Mudambi, Stephen B. Tallman, Make, Buy or Ally? Theoretical Perspectives on Knowledge PRocess Outsourcing through Alliances, Journal of Management Studies, 2010

Mark Jenkins, Stephen B. Tallman, The shifting geography of competitive advantage: clusters, networks and firms, Journal of Economic Geography/Oxford University Press, 2010, 599-618

Stephen B. Tallman, Mitchell P Koza, Keeping the Global in Mind: the Evolution of Headquarters in Global Multi-Business Firms, Management International Review/ Gabler-Verlag, 2010, 433-448

Stephen B. Tallman, Anupama Phene, Leveraging Knowledge across Geographic Boundaries, Organization Science, 2007

Sali Li, Stephen B. Tallman, Manuel P Ferreira, Developing the Eclectic Paradigm as a Model of Global Strategy: An Application to the Impact of the Sep. 11 Terrorist Attacks on MNE PerformanceLevels, Journal of International Management, 2005

Stephen B. Tallman, Mark Jenkins, Nick Henry, Pinch Steven, Knowledge Clusters and Competitive Advantage, Academy of Management Review, 2004, 258-271

Stephen B. Tallman, J Michael Geringer, David M Olsen, Contextual moderating effects and the relationship of firm-specific resources, strategy, structure and performance among Japanese multinational enterprises, Management International Review, 2004, 107-128

Steven Pinch, Nick Henry, Mark Jenkins, Stephen B. Tallman, From "Industrial Districts" to "Knowledge Clusters": A Model of Knowledge Dissemination and Competitive Advantage in Industrial Agglomerations, Journal of Economic Geography, 2003, 373-388

Stephen B. Tallman, The Significance of Bruce Kogut's and Udo Zander's article, "Knowledge of the Firm and the Evolutionary Theory of the Multinational Corporation", Journal of International Business Studies, 2003

James A Robins, Stephen B. Tallman, Karin Fladmoe-Lindquist, Alliance Strategies for Emerging Economies: A Structural Approach to Autonomy and Dependence in US- Mexican Alliances, Strategic Management Journal, 2002

Stephen B. Tallman, Karin Fladmoe-Lindquist, Internationalization, Globalization, and Capability-Based Strategy, California Management Review, 2002

Additional Publications

Sali Li, Stephen B. Tallman, The Effect of Knowledge Strategy and International Diversity on MNE's Performance after the Shock of the Sep. 11th Attacks, Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings, 2006


Education
B.S., U.S. Military Academy 1972
Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles 1988
Management
Contact Information
392 Queally
(804) 287-6589
(804) 289-8878 (Fax)