Facultad de Derecho / Zuzenbide Fakultatea (UPV/EHU)Pº Manuel de Lardizábal, 2 20018 (apdo. 1223),

Donostia-San Sebastián

Tfno: +34 943 015198

Fax: +34 943 219404 j.ugartemendia@ehu.es

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

 

SHORTENED CV

 

–    Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy, Division: Geography and History, the University of Deusto (1988) and Bachelor’s Degree in Law, UNED (1992). PhD in Law from University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU (1998)

–    Professor of Constitutional Law and European Union law at the Faculty of Law, UPV /EHU. Accredited as Professor ¨Catedrático¨ recognized by ANECA, and as well as Professor (fully contracted) recognized by the UNIQUAL (Agency for quality evaluation and accreditation of the Basque Universities’ system)

–    Professor at the Faculty of Law, UPV/EHU, with four teaching scales (every scale five-year period) recognized by the Commission for Evaluation of teaching  activity of the UPV/EHU. He has recognized three periods (every period 6 years) of Research awarded by the National Commission for Evaluation of Research Activity.

–    Holder of the JM Chair of European Union law on ” The judicial protection of the fundamental rights in the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (AFSJ) ” awarded by the European Commission (EACEA) in 2014.

–    Teaching lectures in Degree studies, post-graduate studies, Director  of  Master’s Degree in Political Integration and Economic Union in the European Union ” at the UPV / EHU since 2008, as well as Director of the PhD program in Political Integration and Economic Union in the European Union since 2009/2010.

–    Director of the Research and Training Unit (UFI) 11/05, which comprehends together six research groups and more than 45 researchers from the UPV / EHU (2011-2014)
–    Member of the Standing Committee of post-Graduate studies at UPV / EHU since September 2013
–    Member of the evaluation of the National Commission for assessment evaluation and planning (MINECO) since 2011
–    Research stays in various centers of international prestige. Among others;: Facoltà di Giurisprudenza, Università degli Studi di Trento (1993); University College Cork, Ireland (1994/1995); Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law in Heidelberg (2009); and the Centre de Documentation et de Recherches Européennes (CDRE) of UPPA / Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour (2010); or the Faculty of Law (Centre for Public Law), the University of Cambridge (2012)
–    Participation in numerous conferences and seminars on constitutional, national and European law, organized by prestigious centers and universities: Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law in Heidelberg, Escuela Judicial (Barcelona), University Pompeu Fabra, ESADE, Seminar ” García Enterría “Complutense University, International Institute of Legal Sociology, Oñate, among others

 

 

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA –    Participation in various competitive research projects, being principal Investigator of the Project financed by UPV / EHU “The protection of fundamental rights in the Area of freedom, security and justice of European Union” (2006-2008); Project financed by the Basque Government and the Government of Aquitania, with the participation of the UPV / EHU and the Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour, on “Europe and its borders-visions crossed” (2011- 2012); Project financed by the Basque Government (Department of Education, Universities and Research MV-2012-2-37) on “Constitutional Jurisdiction and protection of Fundamental Rights of the European Union”; Project financed by the Ministry of Science and Innovation (DER2011-25795) on “The effectiveness of fundamental rights in the European Union. Advanced questions”(2012-2014); and of the Project financed by UPV/EHU on “Political and Economic integration of the European Union” (UFI 11/05)

–   Director of the monographs on issues related to the European Union,  European Inklings (EUi), edited by the Basque Institute of Public Administration (IVAP). Member of the Advisory Council of the Basque  Newspaper on Public Administration RVAP (2011) and of Iura vasconiae (2012). The external member on evaluation of articles for Spanish Journal of European Law (since 2010), The Spanish Constitutional Law journal (2009) and the European Community Law journal (since 2012)

–  Author of four monographs, edition (dir.), author of  a dozen collective books, and of more than fifty papers published in collective  books and journals on constitutional , national and European law issues, primarily on the following research lines: Fundamental Rights; constitutional jurisdiction; system of sources of law; political decentralization, European legislative process; Area of Freedom, Security and Justice; or political integration processes. See some of the papers in research areas mentioned above:

El Derecho comunitario y el legislador de los derechos fundamentales. Un estudio de la influencia comunitaria sobre la fundamentalidad de los derechos constitucionales, IVAP, Vitoria/Gasteiz, 2001.

La eficacia justificante de los derechos, Tirant lo Blanch/IVAP, Valencia, 2003.

La participación de las Comunidades Autónomas en el procedimiento legislativo europeo, IVAP, Vitoria/Gasteiz, 2011.

«El “recurso” a la prejudicial (234 TCE) como “cuestión” de amparo», Revista Española de Derecho Europeo, nº 11, 2004, pp. 441-474.

«El concepto y alcance de la seguridad jurídica en el Derecho constitucional español y en el Derecho comunitario europeo: un estudio comparado», Cuadernos de Derecho Público (número monográfico sobre “Seguridad jurídica y aplicación del Derecho” dirigido por V. Ferreres Comella), 28, mayo-agosto 2006, pp. 17-54.

– «¿Quién es el Juez de los Derechos Fundamentales frente a la ley en el ámbito de aplicación del Derecho comunitario?», Teoría y Realidad Constitucional, nº 20, segundo semestre 2007, pp. 401-433. – “La tutela de la igualdad de trato como cauce de expansión de la incidencia del Derecho comunitario en el ordenamiento interno”, Revista Española de Derecho Constitucional, 84 , septiembre-diciembre 2008, pp. 105-143.

“La eficacia «federalizante» de los Derechos Fundamentales de la Unión Europea. Análisis de sus manifestaciones en el Derecho Penal”, Revista Española de Derecho Europeo, vol. 31, 2009, pp. 249-277.

“Konstituzio Auzitegiaren jarrera Europar Batasuneko Oinarrizko Eskubideen aurrean eta Eskubide hauek babestu behar dituen Epaile Nazionalaren aurrean”, Revista Vasca de Administración Pública, 94, 2012, pp. 211-238.

“La tutela judicial de los Derechos Fundamentales en el ámbito de aplicación nacional del Derecho de la Unión Europea. Recientes acotaciones del Tribunal de Justicia y del Tribunal Constitucional Español”, Teoría y Realidad Constitucional, vol. 32, 2013, pp. 391-428.

“La autonomía de la cuestión prejudicial europea ante el Derecho interno”, en R. Alonso García y J. I. Ugartemendia (dirs.), La cuestión prejudicial europea, European Inklings (EUi), nº 4, pp. 80-103, IVAP, 2014.