Juan is a Professor (Full) of Accountancy in the John Molson School of Business, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. He obtained his Doctorate in Business Administration in 1979 from the University of Paris – Dauphine, France. From the same university, he obtained the Diplôme d’Études Approfondies: Business Administration (DEA).
Juan obtained the degree of Bachelor of Commerce – Major: Accounting, from the Universidad de Guanajuato, Mexico. Juan has taught a variety of courses in the areas of Financial and Managerial Accounting, at both levels undergraduate and graduate.
He has been nominated in various occasions for the Distinguished Teaching Award of the John Molson School of Business. He has been a visiting professor at universities of international reputation such as: École Supérieure de Commerce de Rouen, France; Universidad Carlos III, Madrid, Spain; Purdue University, U.S.A.; Tianjin University, People’s Republic Of China; HEC Paris, France, etc.
His papers have been published in various prestigious journals, e.g., Decision Support Systems, International Journal of Engineering Management and Economics, The British Accounting Review, The Accounting Educators’ Journal, CMA Magazine, Journal of Business and Behavioral Sciences etc. In addition, he has presented at several conferences both national and international.
Juan speaks fluently Spanish (his mother tongue), French, English and German.