Ph. D. in economics, Indiana University, USA
Master of the Arts in economics, Indiana University, USA engineer commercial mention economics, University of Chile.Imparte teaching in the departments of microeconomics and Industrial Organization.
His professional and research work has focused mainly on the area of local development and regional development. In the last 10 years his work has focused on work in university management mainly in the Campus Guayaquil, Ecuador. He is currently Director of graduate at this Campus and Director of the MBA program at the UTFSM in Guayaquil Ecuador.