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BEATRICE AVOLIO

Dra. Beatrice Avolio

Researcher / Professors distinguished for academic excellence and intellectual production

Maastricht School of Management

DEGREES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Professor Avolio holds a Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) degree from Maastricht School of Management, The Netherlands, a Doctorate in Business Administration from Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru, a Master’s degree in Business Administration from ESAN, Peru, and two undergraduate degrees from Universidad del Pacífico, Peru: one in Business Administration and another in Accounting.

 

PROFESIONAL EXPERIENCE

Professor Avolio is a specialist in financial and administrative management, financial planning, project development and execution, risk analysis, and educational management. She has worked in the accounting and administrative division at several internationally renowned companies, such as Price Waterhouse, Southern Peru Ltd., and Procter & Gamble (Deter Perú S.A.). She has had several senior administrative and academic job positions at CENTRUM Católica Graduate Business School, such as: Director of Executive Education, Director of Academic Affairs, and Administrative Director. She has more than 20 years of teaching experience in specialized courses related to finance and accounting. She is also a Visiting Professor at EADA Business School, Spain, and an Honorary Professor at Maastricht School of Management. She is the founder of the Center for Women at CENTRUM Católica, a division oriented to promote the capabilities of women in several fields, through the generation of knowledge related to women’s economic and professional activities.

 

PUBLICATIONS

She is the author/co-author of the following books:

  • Avolio, B. E., Hansen, D., & Mowen, M. (2017). Administración de costos. Contabilidad y control (1st ed., pp. 627). Lima: CENGAGE Learning.
  • Radovi?-Markovi?, M., & Avolio, B. (2016). Qualitative methods in economics (pp. 208). New York, NY: Routledge.
  • Marquina, P., Velásquez, I., Garriga, E., Cabrera, G., Fuertes, A. R., Avolio, B., Di Laura, G., Cornejo, A., Sánchez, S., Guevara, R., Scott, G., Rizo-Patrón, C., & Del Águila, L. (2016). In Marquina, P. (Ed.), Empresas responsables y competitivas. El desafío de hoy (pp. 520). Lima: Pearson.
  • D’Alessio, F., Avolio, B., Graham, A., Guevara, R., & Marquina, P. (2015). Planeamiento estratégico del sistema educativo del Perú: 2015-2024 (pp. 515). Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • Avolio, B. (2015). Métodos cualitativos de investigación: Una aplicación al estudio de caso (pp. 232). F.: CENGAGE Learning.
  • Avolio, B., Granda, L., Guerrero, B., Infantas, P., Gutiérrez, A., López, J. C., Morales, S., & Salcedo, M. (2013). Mujeres ejecutivas en grandes empresas (pp. 289). Lima: Aguilar-Grupo Norma.
  • Avolio, B., & Radovi?-Markovi?, M. (2013). Women and entrepreneurship: Female durability, persistence and intuition at work (pp. 182). Farnham: Gower Publishing.
  • D’Alessio, F., Avolio, B., Aguilar, J. M., Benzaquen, J., Graham, A., O’Brien, J., Aliaga, J., Álvarez-Calderón, G., Arévalo, E., Benavides, K., Bonilla, W., Carlos, L., Donayre, M., Echevarría, E., Elías, M., Fernández, M., González, A., Guillén, R., Loayza, C., Melzi, R., Montoya, G., Muñoz, J., Pacora, S., Portero, C., Povis, M., Rard, K., Rodríguez, E., Rojas, D., C.Schenoni, Suárez, S., Tarazona, E., Tejada, P., & Valdivia, G. (2012). Planeamiento estratégico del sistema educativo del Perú. Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • Marquina, P., Avolio, B., Rosselló, C., Ballón, M., Becerra, M., Chávez, C., Delgado, T., Díaz, D., Díaz, P., Fernández, M., Mazzetti, C., Morillo, G., Ossio, C., León, J., Pereyra, L., Rasmussen, J., Rivas, P., Rivera, R., Toro, E., Villacorta, L., Villanueva, A., & Yumi, M. (2012). Casos de marketing. McGraw Hill & CENTRUM Publishing.
  • Stickney, C. P., Weil, R. L., Schipper, K., Francis, J., & Avolio, B. (2012). Contabilidad financiera: Una introducción a conceptos, métodos y usos (pp. 824). Buenos Aires: CENGAGE Learning.
  • Avolio, B., Marquina, P., Guevara, D., Aguilar, D., Aldana, G., Angulo, M., Ascencio, O., Arteaga, G., Arguedas, J., B, O., Berrospi, J., Burga, P., Calderón, J., Carrillo, D., Cárdenas, W., Córdova, M., Córdova, F., Chavarría, G., Charaja, W., Dávila, A., Díaz, E., Díaz, M., Espinoza, C., Fernández, E., Gattás, J., Gutiérrez, J., Granda, C., Huamaní, R., Jiménez, H., Linares, V., Linares, C., Livia, F., Montoya, J., Mosquera, V., Monzón, S., Oliver, L., Pascual, J., Peña, T., Peralta, C., Piña, K., Quispe, J., Ramírez, V., Ramírez, F., Ríos, C., Romain, G., Rojas, M., Romero, M., Sifuentes, C., Tello, M., Tristán, H., Vásquez, C., Vigil, S., Widdup, M., Zapata, J., & Zarabia, E. (2012). La mujer peruana: Evolución y perspectivas para su desarrollo futuro (pp. 490). Lima: Planeta.
  • D’Alessio, F., Avolio, B., Canales, S., Esteban, R., Martínez, J., Polo, M., Reynoso, J., & Ruiz, J. (2012). Plan estratégico de la región Piura. Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • Alarco, G., Avolio, B., C., B., Cárdenas, J., Chang, L., D’Alessio, F., Duarte, O., Espinoza, J. A., Figueroa, A., Goñi, N., Guevara, R., Marquina, P., Rodriguez, R., Rozenberg, A., Ruiz, G., S., S., Torres, J., Tveteras, S., Zegarra, L. F., & Zúñiga, T. (2010). In G. Alarco (Ed.), Rutas hacia un Perú mejor. Qué hacer y cómo lograrlo. Lima: Aguilar/Grupo Santillana.
  • Avolio, B., Martínez, F., Valdivia, C., & Kitsutani, L. A. (2008). Plan estratégico para el transporte ferroviario en el Perú. Pearson Educación Prentice Hall.
  • Avolio, B., Camacho, I., López, L., & Pérez, F. (2008). Propuesta para el desarrollo de la gastronomía peruana. Mexico: Pearson Educación Prentice Hall.
  • Indacochea, A., Avolio, B., Bedoya, L., Carrillo, J., Negrón, G., Sánchez, L., & Santillán, M. (2001). Cajamarca competitiva (3rd ed.). Saywa Ediciones.

She has been the author and coauthor of the following book chapters:

  • D’Alessio, F., & Avolio, B. (2016). Financing business schools. In Terri Friel (Ed.), Advanced management for deans. North Carolina: Information Age publishing.
  • Avolio, B., & Di Laura, G. (2016). Igualdad de género en el ámbito laboral: Análisis y perspectivas. In Marquina, P. (Ed.), Empresas responsables y competitivas. El desafío de hoy (pp. 197-239). Lima: Pearson.
  • Avolio, B. (2010). Hacia una sociedad de mujeres empresarias. In G. Alarco (Ed.), Rutas hacia un Perú mejor. Qué hacer y cómo lograrlo (pp. 459-481). Lima: Aguilar/Grupo Santillana.

She has been the author/coauthor of several papers published in peer-reviewed journals, such as:

  • Avolio, B., & Di Laura, G. (2017). Progreso y evolución de la inserción de la mujer en actividades productivas y empresariales en América del Sur. CEPAL Review, 122, 35-62.
  • Avolio, B. E., Alcalá, P., Rurush, M., Vilca, P., & Zelaya, D. (2016). Strategies for the professional development of executive women: Empirical evidence in Latin America. Journal of Women’s Entrepreneurship and Education, 3-4, 45-65.
  • Avolio, B. (2016). Rethinking teaching methodologies in business education. International Journal of Case Method Research & Application, 28(2), 81-96.
  • Avolio, B., Calderón, F., Rojas, N., & Tokashiki, M. (2015). Methodological proposal to measure social performance in microfinance institutions. Journal of Economic Analysis, 48(3-4), 81-100.
  • Avolio, B. (2015). Pedagogy innovation in business education. IPSI Transactions on Advanced Research, 11(2), 12-17.
  • Avolio, B., García, S., Knutson, R., Maldonado, L., Peñaloza, J., & Van Dyck, R. (2013). The role of the partner of an entrepreneur. Journal of Women’s Entrepreneurship and Education, 3(4), 51-73.
  • Avolio, B. (2012). Why women enter into entrepreneurship? An emerging conceptual framework based on the peruvian case. Journal of Women’s Entrepreneurship and Education, 3(4), 43-63.
  • Avolio, B. (2011). A methodological problem associated with researching women entrepreneurs. Journal of Women’s Entrepreneurship and Education (1-2), 9-25.
  • Vincent, C., Kumar, M., Zegarra, L. F., & Avolio, B. (2011). Benchmarking Peruvian banks using data envelopment analysis. Journal of CENTRUM Cathedra, 4(2), 147-164.
  • D’Alessio, F., & Avolio, B. (2011). Business schools and resources constraints: A task for deans or magicians? Research in Higher Education Journal, 13, 1-37.
  • Avolio, B. (2010). Métodos de valorización de empresas. Técnica Administrativa, 9(3).

 

AWARDS

  • Award for full time faculty academic excellence 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016.
  • Award for intellectual production 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016.
  • Professor distinguished for academic excellence and distinguished researcher

 

CURRENT POSITION

Professor Beatrice Avolio currently is the Director of Graduate Degrees at Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Director of Academic Outreach and Research, and Professor and Researcher at the Finance, Accounting, and Economics department at CENTRUM Católica Graduate Business School. She is a member of CENTRUM Católica Graduate Business School founding team.