April 2015, Volume 19, Number 2

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School of Business Taps Top Talent to Lead Faculty

Dr. Robert Cruz
Dr. Robert Cruz

Former Miami-Dade County Chief Economist and Miami Dade College alumnus Dr. Robert Cruz has joined the College as department chairperson of the School of Business at Kendall Campus.

Cruz has more than 25 years experience as a university professor, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses. He received a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Pennsylvania and a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University after completing an associate degree at Miami Dade College. He is a recognized expert in quantitative economic analysis with specialization in regional economic development, macroeconomic forecasting, modeling and simulation analysis.


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