Carlos Mario Gómez is the Chair of the Department of Economics of the University of Alcalá. Tenured Professor of Economic Analysis. BA in Political Science (Colombia) and BA in Economics (Spain). MSc in Agricultural Development (University of London) and PhD in Economics (UAH). He has been Research Associate (1994) and Visiting Scholar (2000) at University of California Berkeley and was appointed as the Santander Fellow at the University of Oxford for Michaelmas and Trinity in 2013 and 2014.
C. M. Gómez has done extensive research on development, tourism, resource and environmental economics and have published a collection of books, book chapters and a number of papers in peer-reviewed international journals (see: Research Gate profile: http://goo.gl/QlmtH3 and citations in google scholar: http://goo.gl/RRZDSj ). Since 2000 to now he has been involved in a sequence of competitive research projects at a national and European level under the 7th Framework and the Horizon 2020 research programs of the European Commission.
He is Research Associate of the Madrid Institute for Advanced Studies (IMDEA). Since 2013 he is the leader of SPADIS, an Action Group within the European Innovation Partnership (EIP Water). Under a Framework Contract, he works as policy advisor for freshwater policy of the European Commission and has supported United Nations in the preparation of the background documents and the synthesis reports of the Annual UN Water Conferences as well as in drafting the World Water Development Report.