VICTOR LUIS GUTIERREZ CASTILLO

About Victor

In addition to teaching at the University of Jaén (Spain), where he coordinates the Area of International Public Law and International Relations, he is currently a lecturer in the Department of International Public Law and International Relations at the University of Jaén (Spain).

Coordinator

His main lines of research are the international law of the sea and the international protection of human rights, and he develops these as Coordinator in the framework of national and international R&D projects,  as for example, in:

  • The SEJ-399 research group of the Scientific Information System of Andalusia (SICA)
  • The European project H2020-MSCA-IF-2019 Marine renewable energies in areas beyond national jurisdiction: legal answers to new environmental and governing challenges
Coordinator

Researcher

Throughout his research career he has carried out numerous research stays in international academic centers of reference, such as the Université de Laval (Canada), Ohio University (USA), The Centre for Studies and Research (The Hague Academy of International Law) or  l’Université Paris Ouest-Nanterre (France), resulting in:

Teacher

His teaching and research work has been complemented with academic and institutional management such as

Teacher

Advisor

As a professional and expert in public international law and European law, he has been called upon on numerous occasions to provide advice to public entities and institutions, as well as to educate and train officials and diplomatic personnel from various countries in accordance with the guidelines of good practices in public administration and respect for international standards. In this regard, it has provided services in the following areas 

  • Report for SECEGSA (Sociedad Española de Estudios para la Comunicación Fija a través del Estrecho de Gibraltar) on the legal regime of navigation in the Strait of Gibraltar.
  • Technical advice under Article 83 of the LOU for the Public Consortium of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Casa Árabe.
  • Specialized advice in the design of training programs for the diplomatic corps, among others, from IEESFORD (Instituto de Enseñanza Superior para la Formación Diplomática de El Salvador) and INESDYC (Instituto de Educación Superior Especializado en Formación Diplomática y Consular de República Dominicana).
Advisor