Andres Virguez Rodriguez
Student

After graduating with high distinction from a Master in Science in Environmental Engineering, a Bachelor in Science in Chemical Engineering and a Bachelor in Science in Environmental Engineering (double major) from Universidad de los Andes (Top Ranked Latin American University – 5th according to THE8th according to QS), I worked with several institutions (e.g., Colombian Ministry of Environment and Sustainable DevelopmentWorld BankInter-American Development Bank) promoting the adoption of cleaner fuels in transport and industry throughout Latin America.

During my professional experience, I had lead life cycle assessment studies, performed cost-benefit analysis of the integration of new fuels to energy markets, developed risk assessments of exposure to air pollutants and designed mitigation strategies for environmental issues. By setting ambitious personal and professional goals, I had been able to develop transferable skills that allow me to compose oral and written communications, adapt to multicultural environments, administer academic processes and coordinate the execution of multiple tasks.

To obtain detailed information about the responsibilities and achievements in each of my previous jobs, I encourage you to access the following links:

Personal Site
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If you wish to contact me for academic or work-related purposes I am available at edgar.virguez@duke.edu .

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