Dr. Vittal Anantatmula is a professor in the College of Business, Western Carolina University, a campus of University of North Carolina. He is also a global guest professor at Keio University, Yokohama, Japan and Skema Business School, France. He is a member of the Project Management Institute’s Academic Insight Team and served as a director and board member of the Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center (PMI-GAC) from 2016 to 2021. In the past, Dr. Anantatmula taught at the George Washington University. He has authored more than 100 publications including fourteen books. He received his PhD from The George Washington University and he is a certified project management professional (PMP).