María José is Director of the Work & Family Research Center and associate professor in the Department of Organizational Behavior at ESE Business School in Chile. She holds a Ph.D. and MSc. from IESE, Universidad de Navarra, and a BS from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. She has published and researched on leadership and work-family issues. Her areas of interest are work-life balance, women in leadership, leadership competencies, organizational behavior and motivations across different cultures.