Who We Are

Julio Rivera, Ph.D.

Dr. Rivera is an Associate Professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering as well as an MS in Business Computing Science from Texas A&M University, an MBA from the University of Southern Mississippi, and a Doctorate in Business Administration from Mississippi State University. He has published more than fifteen articles and professional papers. During his time at UAB Dr.. Rivera has been intimately involved with the deployment and maintenance of student and faculty computing resources. Currently, Dr. Rivera primarily teaches in the Telecommunications and programming areas. Dr. Rivera has served on several University and School committees. He periodically engages in consulting activities with area organizations. As an immigrant from Honduras, he has had experience working outside the United States with United Fruit Co. subsidiaries, as well as CEMCOL a Honduran corporation. Dr. Rivera is married and has two children.