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Seemantini Pathak, Ph.D.

Dr. Seemantini Pathak

Seemantini Pathak

Phone: 314-516-5734
Office: 218 Anheuser-Busch Hall
You can download Dr. Pathak's CV here. 

Seemantini Pathak is an Assistant Professor of Management at the College of Business Administration at the University of Missouri – St. Louis. Her research interests include corporate governance in the context of strategic change, diversity in the firm’s board of directors, strategic human capital, and absorptive capacity. Seemantini Pathak’s research has been published in the Academy of Management Review, Strategic Management Journal, the Journal of International Business Studies, and the Leadership Quarterly, among other journals, and has received the Best Ph.D. Paper Prize at SMS. Her Ph.D. in strategic management is from Arizona State University. She was previously an Assistant Professor at the C.T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston. Seemantini Pathak teaches international management and strategic management.


Ph.D. (Business Administration), Arizona State University, 2007
Ph.D. Dissertation: Compensation risk borne by CEOs after refocusing: The impact of divestment intensity, R&D intensity, and board composition.

Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, Mumbai, India, 1996

Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering), Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, India 1994

MGMT 3680/INTL BUS 3680 - International Management

UMSL is the only public university in the region to carry dual AACSB accreditations for its business and accounting programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

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