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Prof Marly Monteiro de Carvalho at University of Sao Paulo in Brazil named Academic Editorial Advisor for PM World Journal

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Associate Professor at USP Engineering School joins PM World’s Global Academic Advisory Team

27 July 2013 – Dallas, London, Sydney, Sao Paulo – PM World has announced that Marly Monteiro de Carvalho, PhD, associate professor of production engineering and project management at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, has joined the Editorial Advisory Board for the PM World Journal (PMWJ).  The PMWJ is a monthly eJournal devoted to knowledge sharing and continuous learning related to program and project management (P/PM).

marly-monteiro-de-carvalhoMarly Monteiro de Carvalho is an associate professor of University of São Paulo in Brazil, since 1992.  She is the coordinator of Project Management Lab. (http://www.pro.poli.usp.br/lgp) and the coordinator of QEP-Quality and Product Engineering research group of CNPq (Brazilian Federal Research Agency). She holds Production engineering degree at University of São Paulo, M.Sc., a Ph.D in the same area at Federal University of Santa Catarina, and post-doctoral program at Polytechnic of Milan, Italy.

Marly participates on the Advisory Committee of the research chair in Aeronautical Project Management at the University of Quebec à Trois-Rivières, Canada. She participates on the editorial advisory board of the Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management (UK) and Journal of Modern Project Management. She has published 12 books (see covers below) and a number of articles within the same areas. marly-books
The University of Sao Paulo (USP) established in 1934, is a public university in the Brazilian state of São Paulo. It is the largest Brazilian university and the country’s most prestigious educational institution. According to reports by the Ministry of Science and Technology, more than 25% of scientific papers published by Brazilian researchers in high quality conferences and journals are produced at the University of São Paulo.

uspUSP is one of the largest institutions of higher education in Latin America, with approximately 90,000 enrolled students. It has eleven campuses, four of them in São Paulo (the main campus is called Campus Armando de Salles Oliveira, with an area of 7,443,770 m²). The other campuses are in the cities of Bauru, Lorena, Piracicaba, Pirassununga, Ribeirão Preto and two in São Carlos. USP is involved in teaching, research and university extension in all areas of knowledge. (from Wikipedia).  Additional information about USP can be found at www5.usp.br

According to David Pells, PMWJ Managing Editor, “We are happy to add another academic leader from the University of Sao Paulo to our editorial advisory team. We are also happy to have another Brazilian professor and researcher bring her perspective to our publication.  Prof de Carvalho also appears to be involved in some interesting research and industrial areas; we look forward to learning more and hopefully sharing some results with our readers.”

“I look forward to contributing to the PM World Journal, and to sharing its contents within my academic and professional network,” Marly said.  “I am particularly interested in introducing the journal to our students, and to seeing how it might be a resource for publishing research.  I am happy to join this illustrious team.”

The PM World Journal is a global online publication published by PM World Inc. in the United States, but created by a virtual team of contributors and editors around the world.  Each month, the PMWJ features dozens of articles, papers and news stories about projects and project management in different countries and industries.  PM World is a virtual organization reflecting the 21st century reality of a connected world where individuals and organizations worldwide can collaborate for the creation, sharing and application of new knowledge.  See the latest edition at www.pmworldjournal.net.