Professor Shamsie received his Ph.D. in the area of strategic management from McGill University. His current research draws on the resource-based view, first mover advantage, strategic learning and decision-making under uncertainty. Dr. Shamsie has published in Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Journal and Journal of Management. He has also won an award with Danny Miller for the best paper in Academy of Management Journal. Dr. Shamsie's research has also focused on the entertainment sector. He has organized conferences and edited a special issue of Organization Science on this topic. He has recently edited a book of readings on strategic issues that are confronting various entertainment and media industries.