Andrea Prado, a full-time assistant professor, has a Ph.D. in Business Administration from Stern School of Business, New York University. She also earned a Master in International Economics at the University of Essex in England, and a degree in Economics at Universidad de Costa Rica.

As a faculty member, she teaches courses on Organizational Change and Development, Sustainable Development, and Corporate Social Responsibility. At the same time, she has published several academic articles; she is a co-author of the Oxford Handbook on Business and Natural Environment published by Oxford University Press in 2012. She has also written case studies in the areas of corporate social responsibility and sustainable development. In 2013, Prof. Prado received an award from the University of St. Gallen’s Academics Club for her publication “Choosing Among Competing Environmental and Labor Standards.”


Academic Degrees

  • B.A. - Economics, Universidad de Costa Rica
  • M.S. - International Economics, University of Essex
  • Ph.D. - Business Administration, Stern School of Business, New York University

Personal Information

Assistant Professor
Country of Origin: 
Costa Rica
Country of Residence: 
Costa Rica
Office Phone: 
+506 2437-2273

Executive Education

Teaching areas

  • Organizational Change and Developement
  • Sustainable Development
  • Corporate Social Responsibility

Executive Programs

  • Programa de Gerencia de Hospitales e Instituciones de Salud Mód. I


  • Creating Value from Values
  • Desarrollo Sostenible & Responsabilidad Social Empresarial
  • Cambio Organizacional y RRHH