Dr. Vicente Torrijos

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Adjunct Professor

Political Scientist and journalist with a specialty in public opinion, he did his postgraduate studies in High International Studies, a PhD in International Relations, and post-doctorate in Strategy, Security and Defense.

Distinguished Professor, Professor Award for Academic Excellence, Professor of Political Science and International Relations and Professor Emeritus of the University of Rosario, has been an alternate member of the National Constituent Assembly of 1991; presidential commissioner for crisis management with Venezuela; Professor of the Diplomatic Academy of San Carlos; member of the National Council for Quality Assurance of Higher Education (in the Social Sciences and Humanities Forum), presidential commissioner for crisis management with Venezuela and member of the Historical Commission of the Conflict and its Victims installed by the Negotiation Table between the National Government and the Farc, in Havana, in August 2014.

Currently, he is an academic at the National Council of Academic Accreditation; representative in Colombia of the Transcend Global Peace and Development Network; columnist for the newspaper El Nuevo Siglo and contributor to the newspaper El Tiempo; international consultant of the National System of Accreditation of Higher Education of the Republic of Costa Rica; consultant at the Elcano Royal Institute of International and Strategic Studies, Madrid; Professor of Strategic Logic in the Course of Advanced Military Studies [CAEM] at the Colombian National War College, in which he is also a member of the Scientific Committee of the Regional Center for Strategic Studies; founder and former president of the Colombian Chapter of Graduates of the National University of Defense, of the United States, and advisor for strategic matters of the National Army and the General Command of the Military Forces.

He has also been awarded the Military Intelligence Medal of Colombia, the Medal of Distinguished Services to the Military Forces and the Medal of the Congress of the Republic.

Updated / Actualizado: September 09, 2019