Hernando Prado

Departamento de Ingeniería Civil e Industrial
3218200
Ext. 8441
  • Bachelor of Science, Electromechanical Engineering, Universidad del Valle, 1968.
  • Master of Science, Computer Science, Universidad del Valle, 1973.

 

Academic experience  

  • Universidad del Valle, Instructor, 1966- 2000, full time.
  • Universidad Autónoma de Occidente, Instructor, 1967 – 1970, part time.
  • Colombian Air Force Academy, Instructor, 1969 – 1989, part time.
  • Universidad Santiago de Cali, Instructor, 1970 – 1982, part time.
  • Universidad de San Buenaventura, Instructor, 1976 – 1978, part time.
  • Universidad ICESI, Instructor, 1984 – 1992, part time.
  • Universidad Santiago de Cali, Instructor, 1994 – 1997, part time.
  • Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali, Assitant Profesor, 1992 – 1998, full time.
  • Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali, Assitant Profesor, 1998 –  current, full time.

Non-academic experience 

  • Ingenieros Electromecánicos Ltda., Manager – Partner, engineering consultanty, 1969 – 1974, part time. 
  • Laboratorios Proust Ltda., Proprietor manager, chemicals production, 1975 – 1977, part time.
  • Montajes MORELCO Ltda., Project Engineer, engineering desing and construction, 1.978 – 1983, part time.
  • Judiciary, Expert, accident assessment, calculation of appraisals and compensations, 1990 – current, part time.

Certifications or professional registrations

Professional registration No. 1151 issued by the National Professional Council of Engineering.

Honors and awards

  • Order of Aeronautical Merit “Antonio Ricaurte”, conferred by the President of the Republic of Colombia, 1979.
  • Mention of Honor, conferred by the Governor of the Valle del Cauca, 1987.
  • Order of the Centenary of the Valle del Cauca, conferred by the Assembly of the Valle del Cauca, 2011.
  • Outstanding Teaching, School of Engineering, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali, 2002, 2006, 2008, 2013 and 2014. 

Service activities

  • Member of the Editorial Committee of the Revista Maestro, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali, 2011 – current.
  • Advisor to the Mathematics Olympiads, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali, 2012, 2013.