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researcher , Industrial engineer

Ruth Sara Aguilar-Sommar, industrial engineer, researcher. Recipient Gabino Burreda medal, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 1986; grantee, Iberoamerican Cooperative Institute, 1986-1989, IMPIVA, 1990-1991. Member of Kvinternat (board directors since 1998, grantee 2005), Forum Female Researchers since 2003, Plan.

Background

Aguilar-Sommar, Ruth Sara was born on November 15, 1962 in Mexico. Daughter of Pio and Maria Teresa.

Education

Mechanical and Materials Engineering, National Autonomous University, Mexico, 1985. Master of Science in Operations Research, University Valencia, Spain, 1989. Student in total quality management, Institute Valencia, Spain, 1991.

Doctor of Philosophy in Production Economics, Linkoping's Institute of Technology, Sweden, 2002.

Career

Research assistant Institute Engineering Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, 1983—1985. Lecturer National Autonomous University, Mexico, 1986—1987. Consultant University Valencia, 1987—1989.

Manager operations Martinez Pujatte buildings Admar, 1990. Leader Research and Development Project Industrias Metalicas Blobis, 1991—1993. Lecturer Polytechnic University, 1994—1997.

Associate professor Linköping's Institute of Technology, since 1997. Project manager Ericsson Mobile Communications AB, Linköping, 2000—2002. Researcher Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, since 2005.

Consultant in field.

Membership

Member of Kvinternat (board directors since 1998, grantee 2005), Forum Female Researchers since 2003, Plan.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, dance, cultural events, horseback riding, philosophy.

Connections

Married Per Olof Sommar, July 3, 2004. 1 child Inés Teresa.

father:
Pio Teresa

mother:
Maria Teresa

spouse:
Per Olof Sommar

child:
Inés Teresa Aguilar-Sommar