Dr. Panagiotis Kokkalis is the Dean of the College of Business Administration (CoBA) and Associate Professor in Strategy at Al Falah University, Dubai, UAE. Panagiotis received his PhD in Strategic Management from Manchester Metropolitan University Business School (UK) where he also taught. He has held positions in the University of Leeds Business School, University of Liverpool Management School and Regent’s University London in the UK. He has taught Strategy, Organizational Behavior, HRM, and Research Methodology in Universities in the UK, Singapore, and France. His research interests are centered on (tacit) knowing and learning, organizational routines and capabilities, organizational epistemology, and qualitative research methodology. Panagiotis has presented his work in prestigious international conferences and published, inter alia, in the Sage Dictionary of Qualitative Management Research, Organization Studies, the International Journal of Business and Society. His current research focuses on understanding the role of tacit knowing in organizational routines and capabilities, the impact of the Aristotelian concept of phronesis in managerial decision making, and the role of breakdowns, accidents, and surprises in organizational contexts.