Angelica Burbano

Angelica Burbano

IE Department Head, Universidad Icesi, Colombia

Angelica Burbano holds a Ph.D. in industrial engineering from the University of Arkansas. She holds a MSOM from Universidad Icesi and a BS in industrial engineering from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana both in Cali, Colombia. She is a senior IIE Member. She has be part of the IE Department at Universidad Icesi since 1998. She has over 20 years of teaching experience and served as Director of the undergraduate program in Industrial Engineering, Director of the graduate program in Industrial Engineering. She is currently the IE Department Head. In the past five years, she has led initiatives related to faculty development and program continuous improvement. Her research topics are PBL, Active Learning and Assessment.

Implementing Effective and Data-Based Continuous Improvement Processes through Faculty Empowerment

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This session will focus on discussing strategies implemented at the Universidad Icesi School of Engineering to overcome important challenges in the consolidation of a sustainable continuous improvement process that relies on the empowerment of faculty as main actors of student learning and academic programs’ quality assurance. The effectiveness of the implemented strategies is demonstrated through […]