Alsua, Carlos J
Professor of Practice

Carlos Alsua is a Full Professor of Practice in International Management and Global Entrepreneurship and has served as Academic Director for the McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship, Eller School of Management at the University of Arizona. He received his Ph. D. in Business (Dept. of Management and Entrepreneurship) and MBA from Arizona State University. Dr. Alsua's global expertise has brought him to work with a number of public and private organizations on over four continents. As an entrepreneur, Dr. Alsua’s interests center on transportation, knowledge management, and sustainable food industries. As an academic, his interests focus on globalization/glocalization processes, global entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship, expatpreneurship, leadership innovation, and the implementation of sustainable managerial practices and entrepreneurship in developing economies. He has held previous faculty positions at the University of Alaska, Anchorage, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez Business School, Chile, and numerous visiting positions in Asia, Europe, Latin America, and Russia. He has also taught economic empowerment skills in disaster areas worldwide, for example, Mexico, Peru, Brazil, Colombia, Rwanda, Cote D’Ivoire, South Africa, the People’s Republic of Laos, Thailand, India, Moldova, Russia, etc.