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RUBÉN GUEVARA

PhD. Rubén Guevara

Professor / Researcher

University of Idaho
Contact
rguevara@pucp.edu.pe

DEGREES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Professor Guevara holds a PhD and MSc in Natural Resource Economics and Management from University of Idaho, United States, and a BSc in Natural Resource Management from Stephen F. Austin State University (Summa Cum Laude), United States. He completed the Program for Management Development, which is an Executive Education Program at Harvard Business School, United States. He also completed the Colloquium on Participant Centered Learning (CPCL) at Harvard Business School, United States.

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Professor Guevara has been Regional Manager for South America at the Campaigns, Policy and Influencing Division at Oxfam Great Britain in Lima; Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean at ITTO/UNCTAD in Brasilia; Regional Director for Latin America at the World Agroforestry Center (CGIAR/World Bank) in Lima; General Director, Dean and Professor at the Tropical Agricultural Research and Graduate Education Center in Costa Rica; and Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Natural Resources and  Environment in Honduras, among others. He has also been a consultant for companies, governments and international agencies in Latin America, Africa and Southeast Asia.

 

PUBLICATIONS

Professor Guevara is the co-author or co-editor of several books, such as:

  • Marquina, P., Velásquez, I., Garriga, E., Cabrera, G., Fuertes, A. R., Avolio, B. E., Di Laura, G., Cornejo, A., Sánchez, S., Guevara, R., Scott, G., Rizo-Patrón, C. Ú., & Del Águila, L. (2016). In Marquina, P. (Ed.), Empresas responsables y competitivas. El desafío de hoy. Lima: Pearson.
  • D’Alessio, F., Avolio, B. E., Graham, A., Guevara, R., & Marquina, P. (2015). Planeamiento estratégico del sistema educativo del Perú: 2015-2024 (pp. 515). Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • D’Alessio, F., Guevara, R., Bejarano, E., & Freundt, C. (2012). In Fernando D’Alessio (Ed.), Plan estratégico de la región Puno. Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • D’Alessio, F., Guevara, R., Castañeda, V., García, R., & Ríos, P. (2012). In Fernando D’Alessio (Ed.), Plan estratégico de la región San Martín. Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • D’Alessio, F., Del Carpio, L., & Guevara, R. (2012). Regional Competitiveness Index in Peru 2011 Lima: CENTRUM Publishing.
  • Alarco, G., Avolio, B. E., 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.
  • Guevara, R., Roque, F., & Gudynas, E. (2008). Haciendo la diferencia: Herramientas para el cambio en Sur América. Oxford: Oxfam International.
  • Guevara, R., Gudynas, E., & Roque, F. (2008). Heterodoxos: Tensiones y posibilidades de las políticas sociales en los gobiernos progresistas en Sur América. Montevideo: Coscoroba.
  • Guevara, R., & Dore, M. (2001). Sustainable forest management and global climate change. Cheltenham, New York: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd.
  • Guevara, R., & Monge, M. (2000). Agriculture in alliance with nature. Turrialba: CATIE Press.
  • Guevara, R., Finegan, B., & Campos, J.J. (1996). La planificación y gerencia de la investigación Viena: IUFRO Press.

In addition, Professor Guevara has written several scientific papers, monographs and technical articles on eco-business, sustainable agriculture, forestry development, public policies, and sustainable development.

 

CURRENT POSITION

He currently is a Professor at the Axiology, Social Responsibility, Health, Governance and Law department at CENTRUM Católica Graduate Business School.

 

AWARDS

  • Award for academic excellence 2011.
  • Award for academic excellence 2013.
  • Award for full time faculty academic excellence in Master’s Programs 2014.
  • Award for full time faculty academic excellence in Doctoral Programs 2014.
  • Award for full time faculty academic excellence in Master’s Programs 2015.
  • Award for full time faculty academic excellence in Doctoral Programs 2015.
  • Award for full time faculty academic excellence in Master’s Programs 2016.
  • Award for full time faculty academic excellence in Doctoral Programs 2016.