Faculty and Staff

Dr. Riikka Sarala


Department of Management

Bryan 378 rmsarala@uncg.edu (336) 334-5457 Download Curriculum Vitae


Dr. Riikka M Sarala holds the position of Associate Professor (with Tenure) of International Business at UNC Greensboro and is the Margaret Van Hoy Hill DeanÕs Notable Scholar. She is the Associate Editor of Journal of Management Studies, a Financial Times 45-listed general management journal. Her work focuses on examining the effect of social and cultural processes on mergers & acquisitions, multinational corporations, ambidexterity, and strategic agility. Dr. Sarala has been a visiting scholar at Columbia University in NYC, EM Lyon Business School in France, and Aalto University in Finland. Her recent co-edited book is ÒMergers and acquisitions in practiceÓ by Routledge.