Rosa Reyes Borges

Dra. Rosa A. Reyes-Borges Ph.D., CPA

Role: Professor

School: University of Puerto Rico at Humacao

Department: Administración de Empresas

Telephone: (787) 850-0000 x 9162


Education – Professional Preparation:
2007       Ph.D. – Business Development Entrepreneurship/ Major: International Business      University of San German, PR

1993       Masters of Accountancy in Science. Major: Taxation                                                  University of Wisconsin-Madison

1990      Bachelor in Business Administration – Accounting                                                       University of Puerto Rico at Rio Piedras

2019      Online Virtual Learning Education Certification                                                            University of Puerto Rico at Rio Piedras


Teaching and Academic Administrative Experience 

Accounting & International Business Full Professor-University of Puerto Rico at Humacao (UPRH)

  • Teaching accounting courses: Financial Accounting, Federal Income Taxes, Puerto Rico Taxes, Accounting for Governmental and Nonprofit Profit Entities, and Contemporaneous Issues of Financial Accounting (2001-Present); Teaching hybrid/online course titled Federal Income Taxation (2019); Teaching taxation professional courses through the UPRH Office of Continuing Education
  • Teaching International Business courses: Introduction to International Business, Diplomatic Relations, and International Accounting (2003-Present)
  • Supervisor Professor for the Tax Research Course, and Internship Tax Coordinator (Spring 2016-Present)
  • Dean of Academic Affairs at UPRH (February 2018- July 2019). Responsible for the supervision of 16 academic departments and six supporting offices (Library, Registration, Admissions, Research and External Resources, Office of Continuing Education, and Online Education Office); Supervising and leading academic evaluation cycles and the professional, regional, and national accreditation process (ACBSP, JIP, MSCHE); Leading the Special Accreditation Institutional Committee for issuing required MSCHE reports and a member that presented and defended the report before the MSCHE Commission in Philadelphia (February 2019); Responsible for the design and implementation of a Technology Committee for the Innovation of Online Courses and Office Project in the campus, which included the plan, norms, and protocols for online professor certification program, and the subsequent implementation, teaching, and assessment stages (Fall 2018; 2018-2019); Responsible for reviewing academic proposals, academic projects, and administrative responsibilities
  • Coauthor for Minor in Taxation Degree for students in Business Administration (Authors: Glorimar Perez, Ph.D. & Rosa A. Reyes, Ph.D., 2015)
  • Associate Academic Dean at UPRH (2014). Responsible for academic projects related to academic evaluation of programs, and external evaluation proposals; Leading and reviewing academic proposal projects, and reviewing and assisting in drafting budget, financial, and institutional reports
  • Coordinator of the IB Program at UPRH for the Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration-International Business Program (2002-2004; 2007-2013); Included coordinating administrative tasks and reviewing academic programs (2008); creating and coordinating the educational student abroad program (2009-2013)
  • Participating in departmental, professional development, accreditation, assessment, and institutional committees (January 2003-present); Participating in departmental and institutional committees for the implementation of the new and unique BBA in International Business (January 2003-May 2004; August-present); and Department Academic Counselor (2001- 2004)
  • Coordinator of the Professor Development International Program for Professors in Puerto Rico with the Consortium for International Business & Educational Research (CIBER)-Michigan State University-Lansing (January 2003-May 2006)


English and Spanish

  • Prácticas profesionales supervisadas: Estrategias implementadas en la Universidad de Puerto Rico, Anales de la XXXII Conferencia Interamericana de Contabilidad 2017 2017. (Authors: Rosa A. Reyes & David González); Selected for International Conference Presentation, Lima, Peru, (October 23, 2017)
  • Co-Author of Proposal for Fiscal and Economic Development in Puerto Rico for Governor Candidates Forum Discussion, PR CPA Society (August 2016; Publications/especiales, 2016)
  • Academic Challenges in College Education-Promotions, Innovation, and Global Openness (2016); PR CPA Society (March 2016)
  • Co-author Proposal for the Development of a Curricular Degree in Taxation for students in Business Administration, UPRH (Authors: Glorimar Perez, & Rosa A. Reyes, 2014)
  • Proposal for the Development of Taxation Research Seminar and Internship Program for students in Business Administration, UPRH (2013-14)
  • Remarkable Facts of the Effect of United States and Puerto Rico’s Integration and the Tax Incentive Policies in the United States Multinational Enterprises Investment in Puerto Rico, ADEM Investigation, UPRH (May 2011)
  • The Effect of United States and Puerto Rico’s Integration and the Tax Incentive Policies in the United States Multinational Enterprises. Doctoral Dissertation (May 2007)





  • Faculty Research Seminar; Global Challenges and the Future of Business; Selected by Faculty Resources Program at New York University-Leonard N. Stern School of Business (Summer 2017)
  • Education National Award for Year 2016, granted by Certified Public Accountant Society of Puerto Rico (2016)
  • Professor Award Recognition, Business Administration Department at UPRH, granted by Accounting Students Association, UPRH (2015)
  • Business Administration Department Recognition for being member of the Executive Committee that accomplished the Accreditation Council of Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), for the Bachelor in Business Administration, University of Puerto Rico (2012)
  • Senate of Puerto Rico Invitation to present dissertation related to Puerto Rico tax incentive policy, and submittal of recommendations for tax incentive legislation for local exporter, by Senate of Puerto Rico of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (2008)
  • Academic Highest G.P.A Medal in the Ph.D. Program, Excellence Award Recognition, 3.96 GPA, Interamerican University, San German, Puerto Rico (May 2007)
  • Special Recognition of the UPRH Academic Senate for International Business Conference Invitation in Argentina (2004); International Conference Elected Ph.D. Student Speaker, San Andrés University, Buenos Aires, Argentina (November 2003)
  • Accounting Professor Development Program, University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, Puerto Rico (1991-96)
  • Advanced Opportunity Fellowship, University of Wisconsin-Madison (1992-93)

Puerto Rico Public Accountant Society 1995-Present)
Latin American Accounting Association ( 2017-Present)
American Institute of Certified Public Accountant, (1995–Present)

Inicio Departamento
UPR Humacao – Departamento de Administración de Empresas – Call Box 860 – Humacao, PR 00792
Teléfono: (787) 850-9329, @UPRH , UPRH