Gladis Cecilia Villegas Arias

Gladis Cecilia Villegas Arias

Gladis Cecilia Villegas Arias

PhD in Administration from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York, United States, with postdoctoral studies in Business Anthropology from Wayne State University, Michigan, Master’s in Industrial Management Engineering and in Business Administration from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; With an undergraduate degree in Systems Engineering from Universidad Eafit, Colombia. Researcher, teacher, lecturer and author about the following issues: modeling socio-technical systems, administrative theory, research methodology, information technology, organizational culture, strategy-structure-culture alignment, and organizational transformation. She currently works as professor for the Doctorate in Administration Program at the Universidad de Medellín, Colombia; Interested in interdisciplinary research about complex issues associated with formal organizations.