Dr. Tuzzolino, whose professional experience ranges from the boardrooms of Wall Street to the research laboratories of NASA, served for thirty three years as Associate Professor of Finance at Thunderbird School of Global Management. His research has appeared in some of the top academic journals, including the Academy of Management Review, the Academy of Management Proceedings, the Thunderbird International Business Review, and Arizona Business. Additionally, he has presented numerous scholarly papers and is a twelve time winner of the Outstanding Teaching award. Dr. Tuzzolino has taught in South Korea, France, Mexico, Prague, and Geneva, and has served as an operating officer at Citibank. As a research and project engineer in the aerospace sector, he earned top security clearances with NASA and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory at the California Institute of Technology. A native of New York City who is fluent in Italian, Dr. Tuzzolino earned his Ph.D. at Arizona State University, his MS from NYU/Polytechnic, and his B.S. in mechanical engineering at Manhattan College.