Dr. Salimath's research interests include cross national and institutional predictors of entrepreneurship, new venture activity, start-up dynamics, social entrepreneurship, ethics, governance, sustainability, innovation and techno entrepreneurship. She has published in journals such as Decision Sciences, Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research, Journal of Business Ethics, Management Decision, International Journal of Organizational Analysis, International Journal of Production Economics, as well as encyclopedias, reference series, monographs, and books. Dr. Salimath is a member of the editorial board of journals such as Advances in Management and International Journal of Decision Sciences, and also served as the Track Chair for Entrepreneurship and Small Business in conferences such as the Western Academy of Management, Southwest Academy of Management and International Council for Small Business. Her research, teaching and service have received recognition and accolades. Dr. Salimath is currently President of the Southwest Academy of Management and a board member of the Federation of Business Disciplines.
Dr. Salimath teaches Advanced Entrepreneurship (capstone course), Technology and Innovation Management, Small Business Development, as well as courses in Business Policy, International Management (graduate and undergraduate), and Organizational Theory (doctoral seminar).