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Dr. Alan Paredes

Dr. Alan Paredes

Dr. Alan Paredes
Title: Associate Professor
Dept: Business Administration
Office: 304
Phone: (309) 692-4092 x3041
Fax: (309) 692-3893
Email: aparedes@midstate.edu

Mailing Address

Midstate College
Attn: Dr. Alan Paredes
Associate Professor
411 W. Northmoor Road
Peoria, IL 61614

Office Hours

Course Location Time
General 304 Tu,Th 9:00am–10:00am

Biography

I am married and have one son. I am finishing a second book ready for publishing within a few more months. The book is a dramatization about family events. I would like to take time to translate it into Spanish before officially publishing it.

Education

  • Doctorate, 1996
    Southern Illinois University, Carbonale

    I have a Bachelors Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Missouri, Rolla, (Missouri S&T), 1984, a Masters Degree in Chemical Engineering from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, 1990, and a Doctorate Degree from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, 1996. I have been teaching at Midstate College since August of 1998.

Work Experience

  • Midstate College (1998–present)
    Associate Professor

    Teach economics, statistics, algebra, calculus, finite math.

Awards and Certifications

  • Federal Court Interpreter, 2013

    Certified as a Federal Court Interpreter (Spanish/English), 2013.

  • Published Book, 2000

    Published book called "Play The Game: How To Get In and Succeed In Graduate School," Xlibris Press

  • Doctoral Dissertation, 1996

    Doctoral Dissertation: "Meta-Analysis of Selected Socioeconomic Variables With Regard to Water Use," Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, 1996.

  • Masters Thesis, 1988

    Masters Thesis: "Characterization of Sulfur Compounds in Illinois and Indiana Coal," Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, 1988.

  • Math Honor Society, 1983

    Math Honor Society, Missouri Science and Technology, Rolla, Missouri, 1983, 1984.