Just after finishing his major, Figueroa started his aster’s degree in Industrial Engineering. During this period, he started teaching labs (thermodynamics and unit operations) at Universidad de las Américas – Puebla in the Chemical Engineering Department at bachelor level. After concluding his master’s degree, he started teaching Math at ITESM, Puebla in the Mathematics and Physics Department, also at bachelor level. He decided to deepen his preparation and got a second master’s degree, this time in Cemical Engineering. He became the coordinator of Statistics in ITESM, Puebla. He then started teaching Math and Physics at Prepa Ibero Puebla at high school level.

Now, he is a faculty member of Arkansas State University Campus Querétaro as Lab Director. 

He enjoys music, dancing, movies, series. Also loves to travel and enjoys the company of friends and family. 


M.Eng. Chemical Engineering, Universidad de las Américas – Puebla 

M.Sc. Industrial Engineering, Universidad de las Américas – Puebla 

B.Eng. Chemical Engineering, Universidad de las Américas - Puebla 

Teaching specialties


Probability & Statistics 


Unit Operations

Research interests





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