Doctor of Philosophy, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia (2009-2013)
Master in Tertiary Education Sciences, through coursework and research component, Catholic University of Concepcion (UCSC), Chile. Dissertation Topic: “Teaching and learning techniques in the context of an educational reform: a qualitative research approach to the educator’s practice”. (2000-2002)
Vilches-Montero S., Pandit, A., Bravo-Olavarria, R., and Chao, F. (2018) “What loyal women (and men) want: The role of gender and loyalty program characteristics in driving store loyalty”. Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 44 (September), pp 64-70. ISSN: 0969-6989.DOI: 10.1016/j.jretconser.2018.06.003 URL: https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1XBkQ3SU~VWJot ABDC Rank: A
Vilches-Montero, S., Hazrul, N., Pandit, A., & Bravo-Olavarria, R. (2018). “Using the Senses to Evaluate Aesthetic Products at the Point of Sale: The moderating role of consumers’ goals”. Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 40(January), pp. 82-90. ISSN: 0969-6989. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jretconser.2017.09.008 URL: https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1W8G23SU~VWJtv ABDC rank: A
Conference Papers Presented
Vilches-Montero, S., and Bravo-Olavarria, R. 2018. “Is beauty in the heart of the beholder? How aesthetic products elicit shoppers’ commitment to purchase” (forthcoming). Proceedings of the Australian and New Zealand Marketing Conference (ANZMAC), 3-5 December 2018. Adelaide, Australia.
"Not All Learning is Created Equal: Exploring the equity potential for blended learning in law". Proceedings of the Conference of the Law and Society Association of Australia & New Zealand. With Amy Aguirre, Johanna McNeil, Kate Ramzan-Levy and Sarah Tooth.
Awards & Recognition
2018: Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award. Awarded for teaching excellence and contribution to student learning. Category: Teaching excellence by a sessional staff member. Faculty of Business and Law, University of Newcastle. Australia.
2009-2013: Doctoral scholarship to cover tuition fees of PhD program at QUT, funded by CONICYT (Chile).
1996: Spanish Government Prize. Ibero-American Agency of Cooperation. Training Course in “Didactics of History”. Universidad de Valencia, España (University of Valencia, Spain).
1993-1996: Scholarship President of the Republic. Granted for Academic Performance. Ministry of Education, Chile.
1993-1996: Honour Scholarship. Granted for academic performance. Playa Ancha University. Valparaiso, Chile.