Clara Belén García Fernández-Muro



  • Degree (1997) and Doctorate (2002) in Economic Sciences and Business Administration, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM). Specialisation in International Economics and Development. 
  • University Professor, Department of Applied Economics, Structure and History, Faculty of Economic Sciences and Business Administration, UCM. 
  • Research activity: 
    • Three research periods (2003-2008, 2009-2014 and 2016-2021) recognized by the National Commission for the Evaluation of Research Activity (CNEAI). 
    • Research on energy industry, productive development and financial systems. Published academic papers in prestigious journals and publishers and has contributed to numerous conferences, seminars and workshops. 
    • Visiting researcher, for a total of two years, at the Center for China Studies, Berkeley Roundtable for the International Economy and Haas School of Business at the University of California-Berkeley, as well as at the Political Economy Research Institute at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. As well as brief work stays in centres such as Research Centre for Sustainable Development, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing. 
  • University management positions in the Faculty of Economic Sciences and Business Administration, UCM: 
    • First as a member and Deputy Coordinator, later as a member of the Academic Committee of the PhD in Economics, between 2014 and 2022. 
    • Member of the Academic Committee of the Master’s in International Economics and Development, between 2008 and 2011 and between 2015 and 2018. 
    • Vice-Dean for Quality Assessment and Undergraduate Studies, between 2014 and 2016. 
    • Coordinator in the Economics degree between 2012 and 2014.  
  • Between November 2018 and March 2022, Independent Director of the General Council of the Instituto de Crédito Oficial (ICO). And in 2021, member as external advisor of the Qualifying Tribunal in the competitive examinations for the Senior Corps of Commercial Technicians and Economists of the State.