Santina is a Professor of Management and Head of the Management, Marketing and Tourism department at CQUniversity in Melbourne, Australia. . Santina has researched in the area of immigration and work since the early 1990s, having won 50 external research grants (total grants over $2 million) and published on immigrant women, industrial restructuring, immigrants and trade unions, multiculturalism and managing diversity (125 publications). She was a longstanding executive member of the Ethnic Communities Council of Victoria, and has had other community and government board roles. Santina was awarded the Centenary of Federation Medal in 2008, and participated in the Australia 2020 Summit. Her current research focuses on career paths of global skilled migrants.
Centenary of Federation Medal