Adelaide King
University of Virginia

Adelaide Wilcox King is an Associate Professor at the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia. She specializes in strategic management, with a particular interest in the influence of executive psychology and cognition on how competitive advantage is created, maintained, and sustained. Her research focuses on behavioral approaches to managing resources, corporate governance, and measuring organizational knowledge-based capabilities, and has been published in Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management, and Organization Studies. In July 2011, she completed a three-year term serving as Associate Editor for AMR. From 2006-2008, she served as Senior Associate Dean at McIntire. Prior to entering academia, she worked as a product manager at Campbell Soup and was president of the largest full-service representative of portrait artists in the US. She has been an SMS member since 1992 and served as reviewer and presenter at multiple SMS conferences.