Newsmaker: Helena Knorr
By Craig Smith
Published: Thursday, April 4, 2013, 12:01 a.m.
Noteworthy: Appointed director of the Global Entrepreneurship Program for Women in Latin America for the University of Salamanca in Spain
Residence: Regent Square
Occupation: Associate professor at Point Park University's School of Business
Background: She has worked for several years in Spain and the United States and serves as a reviewer and consulting editor for several peer-reviewed journals and professional organizations.
Education: Bachelor's degree, geography and history, Universidad del Pais Vasco; master's in adult education and human resources, University of Minnesota; doctorate in human resources, University of Minnesota
Quote: “I was born in Mozambique. My dad was from India; my mom was Basque. I feel like I have a responsibility of giving back.”
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