Alumni Profile

Celso Vila Nova de Souza Junior

Professor of Economics at Catholic University of Brasilia

After graduating from Georgia Tech, Celso started his career working at the Institute of Applied Economics and Research in Brasilia, Brazil.  He worked on a project to build economic series while also teaching evening economics classes at local colleges.  Deciding to pursue a Ph.D. in Economics, Celso was accepted to both of the two universities where he applied, but chose to attend the higher ranked University of Brasilia, one of the top ten universities in Brazil. 

Life at the Ivan Allen College School of Economics