Todd M. Alessandri is an Associate Professor in the International Business and Strategy Group in the D’Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University. He has also served as the Faculty Director of the Full-Time MBA Program. Professor Alessandri jointed Northeastern in 2009 after 7 years on the faculties of Syracuse University and Providence College. Professor Alessandri’s primary research interests focus on the intersection of strategy and financial theory, including corporate strategy, real options, and strategic investment decisions. At the university, he teaches courses in strategic management, strategic decision-making, and international business in the Full-time and Part-time MBA programs, as well as at the undergraduate level. Previously, he also taught courses in finance and accounting at Babson College.