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Dr. Nelson Altamirano

Dr. Nelson Altamirano
Assistant Professor
National University
naltamirano@nu.edu
(619) 563-7286

Books and Monographs (recent):
2007 N. Altamirano and D. Mares, Venezuela's PDVSA and World ENERGY Markets: CORPORATE STRATEGIES and POLITICAL FACTORS Determining Its Behavior and Influence, (Houston, Rice University: James Baker III Institute), 160 pages. Paper, power point presentation and Webcast, Day 1, afternoon, session 2, at: http://www.rice.edu/energy/research/nationaloil/index.html. It will be a chapter in a book to be published by Princeton University Press.

2007 N. Altamirano, The CHILEAN Search for ENERGY SECURITY, (Center for Strategic and International Studies-CSIS, Washington D.C, March, 24 pages (http://www.csis.org/images/stories/Americas/070316_altamirano_chile.pdf).

2006   N. Altamirano, NATURAL GAS in the AMERICAS: Workshop Report and Evaluation (North American Energy Working Group/Security & Prosperity Partnership-NAEWG/SPP), June, 15 pages.
(http://www.pi.energy.gov/documents/NAEWG_Natural_Gas_Workshop_Report.pdf)

2006  N. Altamirano, Prospects for Cross-Border Electricity Infrastructure and Trade Development in North America, (San Diego, Institute of the Americas), 30 pages.

2005  N. Altamirano and J. Martin, LNG in the Americas: Summary and Analysis, (San Diego, Institute of the Americas), 25 pages.

2000  N. Altamirano, Essays on Mining Countries: Dutch Disease, Development and Copper Market (Ann Arbor, Michigan: UMI Doctoral Dissertation Publishers), 180 pages.

University and School Committees, Task Forces, Membership on Board of Directors, Volunteer Work in the Community (last 10 years – list most recent first):

2006-2007 Board Member Spanish MBA, National University

2006-2007  Board Member Academic Council, CEIPA-Institución Universitaria, Colombia

2006-2007 Member of Task Force to evaluate the implementation of Honor's Programs, Palomar College

2000-2004 Chair and Coordinator Faculty Seminars, Graduate School of Area Studies, Tsukuba University, Japan.

2000-2004 Graduate Student Admission Committee Member, Graduate School of Area Studies, Tsukuba University, Japan.

2000-2004 Staff Hiring Committee Member, Graduate School of Area Studies, Tsukuba University, Japan.

2001-2003 Adjunct Chair Latin American Studies, Graduate School of Area Studies, Tsukuba University, Japan.

Professional History:
2007  Adjunct Faculty, School of Business, San Diego University

2006-2007 Visiting Scholar, Center for Iberian and Latin American Studies, University of California, San Diego

2005-2007 Adjunct Faculty, Department of Economics, History and Political Science, Palomar College

2004-2007 Adjunct Faculty, School of Business and Economics, National University

2004-2007 Foreign Professor, CEIPA-Institución Universitaria, Colombia

2000-2004 Visiting Professor, Master's Program in Area Studies, Tsukuba University, Japan

1993-1999 Teaching Assistant, Departments of Economics, Urban Studies and Planning, Media and Communications, History and Linguistics, University of California, San Diego

Education

2000 Ph.D., University of California, San Diego
(Specialization in International Economic Policy and Management)

1995 MS, University of California, San Diego
(Emphasis in Pacific International Affairs, Latin America and Environmental Policies)

1994 MA, University of California, San Diego
(Emphasis in Economics)

1989 Licenciatura, Universidad Católica del Perú
(Major in Economics)

1987 BS, Universidad Católica del Perú
(Major in Social Sciences-Mention in Economics)