Marian Ahumada Ruiz
Deputy Director of the Center for Political and Constitutional Studies (Ministry of the Presidency). Professor of Constitutional Law, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (on leave). LL.B., Universidad de Valladolid; Ph.D., Universidad Autónoma de Madrid; Diploma of Specialization in Constitutional Law and Political Science, Centro de Estudios Constitucionales; Visiting Researcher, Max Planck Institute; 2006 Global Research Fellow, NYU School of Law. Professor Ahumada authored the book “La Jurisdicción Constitucional en Europa. Bases teóricas y políticas” (Constitutional Jurisdiction in Europe. Political and Theoretical Foundations), 2005. She has lectured in various countries in Europe and Latin America and in the Beijing University of Foreign Studies. From 2001 to 2004, Dr. Ahumada was Academic Director of the EU-China Legal and Judicial Program (Lawyers’ Training) in Madrid.