What possible theoretical areas are you considering for the foundations of your own selected problem area for doctoral research?

Role of Theory
Using the online library, read the following article:
Feldman, D. C. (2004). What are we talking about when we talk about theory? Journal of Management, 30(5), 565–567.
Considering the article and your text readings, explain the role that theory plays in the research process.
Focus your discussion on the following:
Briefly explain Your Understanding about the role that theory plays in the research process.
What possible theoretical areas are you considering for the foundations of your own selected problem area for doctoral research?
Cite sources as appropriate.