Monica Brussolo, PhD

Senior Lecturer
Operations Management
Email
(972) 883-4833
Education
PhD, The University of Texas at Dallas, 2011
MS, The University of Texas at Dallas, 2007
MBA, Texas A&M International University, 2000
BS, Universidad Autonoma de Tamaulipas, 1998
BA, Universidad Autonoma de Tamaulipas, 1996
Courses
BA 3360 Managerial Methods in Decision Making Under Uncertainty
Current / Recent
Research
Development economics
Inequality and urban issues
International migration
Awards and
Recognition
Passed with Distinction. Doctoral Methods Qualifier Exam, May 2008.
Full Scholarship Recipient for Doctoral Degree awarded by the Mexican Council for Science and Technology, 2005 – 2010.
Excellence Scholarship Recipient awarded by the Mexican Department of Education, 2007 – 2008.
Member of the National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA), 2001- 2003.
Vice-President of International Studies Association. TAMU International, May 2000.
Graduate Fellowship recipient at Texas A&M International University, 1999 – 2000.
Chairman for Academic Activities. International Business Association, TAMU International, September 1999.
Scholarship recipient awarded by the Council for Science and Technology & Banco de Mexico for Master Degree studies, 1999 – 2000.
Technical Secretary of the Economic Strategic Planning Committee for the Central Region of Tamaulipas. Victoria, Mexico, 1999.
Graduated with Honors of the Bachelor Degree in Accounting, May 1998.
Award “Francisco T. Villarreal” for the Best University Student of the year 1996.Universidad Autonoma de Tamaulipas, February 1997.
Graduated with Honors of the Bachelor Degree in Management, December 1996.
Professional Exam with Distinction, awarded by Defense Committee, December 1996.
Member of the Technical Council for Municipal Planning Development, August 1996.
Recipient of National Award to participate in the Summer of Scientific Research, a program of the Mexican Council for Science and Technology to promote research among undergraduate students. Mentor: Roberto Rodriguez, PhD. in Economics, July – August, 1994.
State Representative in the High School National Speech Contest, May 1992.
Tamaulipas Speech Championship runner up 1989, 1991; and winner in 1992.
Second Place in the Mathematics State Olympiad, and Third Place in the National Olympiad,November 1989.