Raj Krishnan Shankar

Førsteamanuensis II Handelshøgskolen
+47 75 51 79 31
Bodø, Mørkvedgården 244

Om meg/bakgrunn

Raj Shankar is an Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Division of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Nord University Business School, Norway. He received his doctorate from the Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India. His research interests span innovation, entrepreneurship, sustainability and organization theory. Raj has published in Journal of Business Venturing, Technovation, Simulation & Gaming and Journal of Entrepreneurship. He has authored books, book chapters and cases. 

Raj is an award-winning entrepreneurship educator and has delivered Masters, PhD and Executive Education programs across Asia, Europe and South America.

Raj has a decade of business consulting experience with i-flex Consulting (now Oracle), Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu and ichiban Consultants (entrepreneurial endeavor).


I am presently responsible for three courses at Nord University Business School:

Masters Courses
LED5003: Innovation Management
ENT5008: Social and Sustainable Entrepreneurship

PhD Courses
MET9009: Qualitative Research Methods


My present work centers around the following phenomena. I use them to inform literatures in innovation, entrepreneurship and organization theory.

- Corporate Accelerators
- Corporate Venture Capital
- University Spin-offs​​
- New Venture Teams
- Entrepreneurship Policy