(c) René Urueña

René Urueña

The Inter-American Human Rights Systems

René Urueña is a Professor of International Law at Universidad de Los Andes (Colombia).

He is a Max Planck Fellow in Law (2021-2026), holds a WTO Chair 2022-2025, has been counsel and several times an expert witness before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights, and served as an adviser of the Selection Committee of the Special Jurisdiction for Peace (Colombia).

René has been a Fellow at New York University, a docent at the Institute for Global Law and Policy at the University of Harvard, and a visiting professor at the City University of New York, and at the universities of Tel-Aviv, Utah, and Helsinki.
He received his LL.M. (laudatur) and his Doctor of Law (eximia cum laude) from the University of Helsinki in Finland.

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