DR. DIANA MARIE R. DE SILVA

DR. DIANA MARIE R. DE SILVA

Assistant Professor 6

 

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Department of Industrial Engineering, College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology, University of the Philippines Los Baños, College, Laguna (Tel # +63 (049) 536-6625)

Email Address: drdesilva1@up.edu.ph

EDUCATION:

Year Degree University
2019

PhD in Management Engineering and Real Estate Economics

PhD in Business Economics

Università degli Studi di Padova

KU Leuven

2012 MS Finance University of the Philippines Diliman
2007 BS Industrial Engineering University of the Philippines Los Baños

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Inter-organizational Networks (Alliances & Supply Chain); Management Control Systems; Open Innovation; Project Management

PUBLICATIONS: (Google Scholar Page)

De Silva, D.M.R., Calibo, R. B., Rodulfo, V. A. Jr., Cabardo, J. J. S., Aquino, N. A. & Saraos, K. C. Q. (2013). Perception on Quality Attributes as Value-Drivers of Milled Rice in CALABARZON, Philippines. Philippine Journal of Agricultural and Bio-systems Engineering,  Vol. X Issue 2013, 48-56.

Lu, M. M. D., De Silva, D. M. R., Peralta, E. K., Fajardo, A. N., & Peralta, M. M. (2015). Effects of nanosilica powder from rice hull ash on seed germination of tomato (lycopersicon esculentum). Philippine e-Journal for Applied Research and Development 5, 11-22.

Lu, M. M. D., De Silva, D. M. R., Peralta, E. K., Fajardo, A. N., & Peralta, M. M. (2016). Growth and Yield of Tomato Applied with Silicon Supplements with Varying Material Structures. Philippine e-Journal for Applied Research and Development 6, 10-18.

Aralar, M., L. Mariano, D.M.R. De Silva, M.I. Isip and C. Pesigan. Design Evaluation of Classroom Armchairs Based on the Anthropometric Measurements of Public Elementary School Students Aged 10–12. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (Vol. 485). Proceedings of the AHFE 2016 International Conference on Ergonomics in Design , July 27-31, 2016, Walt Disney World®, Florida, USA. ISSN 2194-5357 ISSN 2194-5365 (electronic)

De Silva, D.M. (2018). Exploring Management Control Mechanisms in Inter-organizational Relationships. Unpublished doctoral dissertation. KU Leuven, Antwerp, Belgium. http://www.kuleuven.ac.be/doctoraatsverdediging/archief.htm

De Silva, D.M., Vermeiren, M., & Verwaal, E. (in print). The influence of alliance and partner characteristics on tensions in contractual alliances in technologically turbulent environments. In T. K. Das (Ed.) Managing Partners in Strategic Alliances. Charlotte NC: Information Age Publishing.

De Silva, D.M., & Verwaal, E. (in print). Alliance capability development through the adoption and adaptation of intra- and inter-organizational management control practices. In T. K. Das (Ed.) Managing Partners in Strategic Alliances. Charlotte NC: Information Age Publishing.

COURSES TAUGHT:

Course Code Course Title
IE 21 Industrial Processes
IE 125 Industrial Quality Control
IE 132 Methods Engineering
IE 141 Operations Research I
IE 150 Systems Evaluation (Engineering Economy)
IE 184 Project Development and Management
IE 185 Industrial Systems Design
IE 190 Special Problem
IE 199 Undergraduate Seminar
IE 200/200a Undergraduate Thesis/ Practicum

ORGANIZATION/AFFILIATION:

Alumna, UPLB Industrial Engineering Students’ Organization

Member, Academy of Management

Member, Strategic Management Society

Member, Alumni Università degli Studi di Padova

Member, Ekonomika Alumni Association(KU Leuven)