Faculty Spotlight: Paulo Albuquerque, PhD

PauloAlbuquerqueMeet Paulo Albuquerque, Associate Professor of Marketing & Faculty Director of the Full-time MBA program

BA, Management Portuguese Catholic University
PhD, Marketing University of California, Los Angeles (Anderson School of Management)

Learn more about Professor Albuquerque and how he decided to be a teacher: 

Q. What courses do you teach?

A. I teach the marketing core classes.

Q. How long have you taught at Simon? 

A.  I have taught at Simon since 2006.

Q. What do you like most about your job?

A.  I enjoy the personal connection built with students; it’s great to see how they progress in their careers after leaving Simon and keeping in touch with them over the years.

Q.  Could you please share a fun fact about you?

A.  I found out that I wanted to be a teacher when I was 12 or 13 years old, when I made a presentation in my geography class about Porto Santo, a small Portuguese island in the Atlantic Ocean.

Q.  If you could recommend a “unique Rochester experience” to prospective students what would it be?

A.  I would recommend a music concert- “Fun” and “Dave Matthews Band” come frequently to the Rochester area.

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