Tamer Cavusgil, Michael R. Czinkota and Gary Knight, Editors of the International Business Collection
Tamer Cavusgil specializes in the internationalization of the firm, global strategy, emerging markets, and buyer-seller relationships in cross-border business. His professional career spans teaching, research and administrative responsibilities in international business at Michigan State University, Bradley University, University of Wisconsin, and the Middle East Technical University (Turkey). In addition, he served as Senior Fulbright Scholar to Australia and taught at Monash University. Recently, he was appointed a visiting Professor at Manchester Business School, and as Gianni and Joan Montezemolo Visiting Chair at the University of Cambridge, the United Kingdom.
Michael R. Czinkota works in the international marketing field at Birmingham and at Georgetown University. He served in the U.S. government as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce and as Head of the U.S. delegation to the OECD industry committee in Paris, and was a partner in a fur trading firm. Aside from more than 100 articles on export management and trade policy, his key books are International Marketing (8th edition) and International Business, (7th edition) and Mastering Global Markets. He is on the Board of Governors of the Academy of Marketing Science, on the International Board of the American Management Association and on the International Marketing Board of the American Marketing Association. He has been awarded several honorary degrees.
Gary Knight is Professor of Global Management and the Helen Simpson Jackson Endowed Chair in International Management at Willamette University in Salem and Portland, Oregon, USA. He has extensive experience in international business in the private sector. Previously, he was Professor and Director of the International Business Program at Florida State University. He has authored six books and more than 40 refereed articles in top academic journals. He is on numerous editorial review boards. He obtained his PhD in international business from Michigan State University and MBA from the University of Washington. He has been an invited speaker at numerous venues worldwide. In addition to graduate degrees, Professor Knight attended the University of Paris in France and Sophia University in Japan and is fluent in French and Japanese. Along with Tamer Cavusgil and John Riesenberger, Professor Knight is the author of International Business: The New Realities, 3rd Ed., Pearson Prentice Hall’s best-selling text in international business.