Sr. Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Professor of Engineering
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Penn State University
M.Sc., Electrical Engineering, Penn State University
Engineering Degree, University of North London, England
Office: 307 Gaige Building
Dr. Paul D. Esqueda is the Sr. Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at Penn State Berks and a Professor of Engineering. His areas of interest are project management, negotiations, and operations management. He has a particular interest in developing negotiation case studies. For the last 15 years, Esqueda has been primarily dedicated to administration in academic institutions. Past positions include Division Head of Engineering, Business, and Computing at Penn State Berks; and Head of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Administration (IESA) in Caracas, Venezuela. Esqueda currently serves as a consultant to the European Union to review the European Union Latin American Scholarship Program. He is part of a 20 expert panel (10 from Europe and 10 from Latin America) that meets every year in Brussels to audit the program and advise the EU on the development of the program:
Most Recent Publications:
Oswaldo Lorenzo, Paul Esqueda and Janelle Larson. "Barrier to the Globalization of Ethical Standards." Journal of Business Ethics, Volume 92, Issue 1 (2010), Page 87.
Paul Esqueda and Mary Lou D’Allegro (2010). "PDCA Goes to College." Quality Progress. In Press.
Paul Esqueda and Denise Ogden (2006). "Power Play in a Buyer-Seller Agreement: a Case of Extreme Competition." Journal of the International Academy for Case Studies.
Rich Young and Paul Esqueda (2005). "Supply Chain Vulnerability: Considerations for the Case of Latin America." No. 34, Academia (the Latin American Business Review) of the Latin American Council of Management Schools (CLADEA).