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About Marco Aponte-Moreno

Dr Aponte-Moreno is an Assistant Professor of Global Business at the School of Economics and Business Administration. He is also the Director of the professional MBA program. He teaches graduate and undergraduate courses related to cross-cultural management and international business.

Dr Aponte-Moreno's research looks at how the arts can be used to develop leadership skills in cross-cultural settings. He also specializes in the economic and political crisis of Venezuela, his native country. His doctoral dissertation analyzed the leadership discourse of former Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez over a period of nine years.

Prior to joining academia, Dr Aponte-Moreno worked in corporate finance for various international financial institutions including Japan's Mizuho Corporate Bank, France's Crédit Lyonnais, and the British commodities trading company ED&F Mann. He has lived and worked in various countries including France, the UK, the US and Venezuela. He is fluent in English, Spanish and French.

Positions

2018 - Present Director of the professional MBA program, Saint Mary's College of California
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2016 - Present Faculty Member, Saint Mary's College of California Management and Entrepreneurship
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2016 - Present Faculty Member, Saint Mary's College of California School of Economics and Business Administration
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2012 - 2016 Faculty Member, University College London
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2010 - 2012 Faculty Member, University of Surrey
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2008 - 2010 Faculty Member, Aston University
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2005 - 2008 Faculty Member, Princeton University
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2003 - 2005 Faculty Member, City University of New York
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Disciplines



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Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Teaching Award (2018). School of Economics and Business Administration. Saint Mary's College of California
  • Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy
  • Project Innovation Award from the Centre for Learning Innovation and Professional Practice (CLIPP), Aston University
  • Recipient of MAGNET Dissertation Fellowship, CUNY
  • Recipient of Dean K. Harrison Fellowship, CUNY
  • Recipient of the CUNY University Fellowship

Courses

  • BUSAD140: Strategy
  • BUSAD185: Managing the Global Firm
  • BUSAD180: Global Business
  • MGT352: Social Entrepreneurship from a Global Perspective
  • MGT314: International Business
  • GMAN513: Managing Global Competition

Education

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2008 Ph.D, Leadership Discourse Analysis, The Graduate Center, City University of New York
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1995 MBA, Nicholls State University
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1993 B.A., Business and Modern Languages, Universite Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV)
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1993 Certificate in International Relations, Universite Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV)
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Contact Information

Office: Galileo 306
Phone: (510) 542-7400

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Publications (32)