Shantala Samant is an Assistant Professor with the Department of Management, College of Business & Economics, at Western Washington University. She completed her Ph.D. in Management from the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech University.
Her primary research interests are in the area of international business and business strategy. Her work focuses on understanding the phenomena of firm internationalization, innovation, and technology development in the context of emerging economies. She currently teaches courses on International Business and Strategic Management.