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Jose Rocha

Jose Rocha

Department of International Business

College of Business
Florida International University

Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 S.W. 8th St, MANGO 457
Miami, FL 33199

(305) 348-2791


  • Ph.D. in Business Administration
    Florida International University, Miami, Florida
  • Master of Science in Management of Technology
    University of Miami, Miami, Florida
  • Master of Business Administration
    University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
    Tecnológico de Monterrey, Querétaro, Mexico

Areas of Expertise

  • International Marketing
  • Social Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Strategic Management

Professional Activities


Jose Rocha, MBA, MSc., Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor


    College of Business Administration

       Management and International Business Department
       Global Leadership and Management Department


    Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs


Florida International University.



PhD, Business Administration, Florida International University

MSc, Management of Technology and Innovation, University of Miami
MBA, International Business and Information Technology, State University of New York at Buffalo
Bsc, International Business and Management Information Systems, Tecnológico de Monterrey



Learning Facilitator: Academic and Executive Profile Summary

  • Strategic Management
  • High Tech Entrepreneurship
  • Management of Technology, Information Systems, Disruptive Innovation in Organizations, and High Performance Virtual-Far Flung Teams
  • Analytics-Big Data, Quantitative Analysis and Research Methods
  • Knowledge Management
  • Supply Chain and Operations Management
  • Social Media, Digital, Interactive, Viral, e-Marketing, CRM, and Web 2.0-3.0
  • International Business, Marketing, and Organization and Management 
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Disaster Management




Dr. Rocha’s academic and professional background includes 15+ years of international experience in higher education, academia, research, teaching, and industry with some of the top universities in the US, Mexico, and Latin America (State University of New York at Buffalo, University of Miami, Barry University, St. Thomas University, and Florida International University in the US, Tec de Monterrey and IPADE Business School in Mexico, Adolfo Ibañez and Universidad del Bío-Bío in Chile, ESAN in Peru, Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano y Universidad Santo Tomás in Colombia, University of the West Indies, Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business in Trinidad and Tob

Courses Taught

  • Business in Latin America
  • Business In Society
  • Business Statistics and Analysis I
  • Business Statistics and Analysis II
  • Entrepreneurship: New Business Development
  • International Marketing
  • Introduction to Business
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Introduction to Management
  • Managing Innovation
  • Managing Virtual Teams
  • Marketing of Small Business Enterprises
  • Organization and Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Writing the Business Plan

Refereed Journal Articles

Xia, W., Becerra-Fernandez, I., Gudi, A., & Rocha-Mier, J. (2011). Emergency management task complexity and knowledge-sharing strategies. Cutter IT Journal, 24(1).

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