Jorge A. Núñez de Arco Mendoza


Bolivian Spanish nationality. He was Professor of Biology and Genetics at the Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, with appointment of professor at the age of 23 years. In La Paz, Bolivia. He continued studying the medical career, when I had to leave Bolivia for the persecution of the dictatorship of General Banzer. Currently this outstanding reading his doctoral thesis in Biological Sciences at the University of Sevilla - Spain.

In the area of Medicine
He graduated in Medicine and Surgery. University of Seville. (1979). Has the title of Specialist in Psychiatry (1981), performed at the University Hospital Virgen de la Macarena. Seville Kingdom of Spain. He obtained his Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Seville Kingdom of Spain. In December 1992, with the qualification: "Cum Laude". Diploma in Strategic Management in Health Services. In December 2005.
He was Professor of Legal Medicine and Coordinator of the Master of Legal Medicine and Forensic Sciences at the State University San Francisco Xavier de Chuquisaca (Sucre). He is currently a national and international speaker. He teaches graduate in various national universities and courses in various countries of America.
It was National Director of the Institute of Forensic Investigations of the Attorney General of the Republic of Bolivia, after calls for merit and competitive examination. (2001-2010). Having created and developed the IDIF. He was director of Lex-Medical and Psicomed in Seville, Spain. Besides Practice in private practice (1995-2000). Also in Spain: He worked as a Forensic Psychiatrist, Psychiatric Prison Hospital in Seville. Under the Ministry of Justice (1992-1995). He coordinated area in the Andalusian Institute of Mental Health. (IASAM) Andalusian Health Service (1989-1990). Deputy Medical Area. Department of Psychiatry at the University Hospital of Valme. Andalusian Health Service. (1987-1989).

In the area of law

He graduated in Law (1994). University of Canterbury- UK. (Bachellor of Laws in Law). And has a Masters in Criminology (1996) with the title: Master of Law in Criminology. A Diploma in Forensic Science and Investigation of Crime. A Diploma in Constitution and Human Rights in Criminal Proceedings. For the Universidad del Valle - Sucre. December 2005.

He is Vice presidente of the Bolivian Academy of Criminal Legal Sciences. He is a member of the Academy of Sciences of New York. Vice presidente of the Society of Forensic Sciences Bolivia. Member of the Spanish Society of criminological research. Honorary member of the Foundation of Victimology of Murcia. He received a special mention in the national competition for legal trials, organized by the German Technical Cooperation GTZ 2006 in Bolivia.

It has been named: Knight in degree of Commander of the Imperial Order of Carlos V of Spain (1999), Cavaller of estament of cavallers the Principality of Catalonia. (1999)). Distinguished guest of the City of La Paz. Municipal Government of the Honorable Mayor of the city of La Paz. (1998). Knight of the Order of San Clemente de Sevilla (1998) Knight of the Order of the Venerable Order of Trastámara (1994) Member of honor. Foundation of Victimology. Murcia - Spain. (2011)


Honorary positions

 Consul of the Republic of Bolivia for the Kingdom of Spain in the region of Andalusia and Extremadura.

Official representative of the Faculty of Medicine of La Paz, Bolivia for the Kingdom of Spain.

Official representative of the Government of Bolivia to the II International Congress of Protocol. Sevilla. Spain.

Official representative of the Government of Bolivia, the International Congress of Copyright. Sevilla. Spain.

Official representative of the Government of Bolivia, the Euro-American Institute of Culture and Communication Science. FORMADITUR Malaga-Spain.

Member of the National Curriculum Redesign Plan of the School of Law. CEUB Cochabamba. 2002.

Member of the Drafting Committee of the Rules of Organization and Operation of the Institute of Forensic Research Bolivia. 2004.

Member of the Workshop "Self-Assessment Process and Accreditation" from his law from the Universidad Mayor, Real y Pontificia de San Francisco Xavier and CEUB. Sucre 25 and September 26, 2008.


Main publications books:

Psicología criminal y criminalística. (Criminal and forensic psychology.) 3rd ed. Editorial The Original San José. La Paz 2014 ISBN 978-99954-2-886-0. (Prologue Rector UMSA).


Medicina Legal y Criminalistica (Criminalistics and forensic medicine.) 3rd ed. Editorial TEMIS La Paz. 2012 ISBN 978-99954-2-172-4. (Foreword by the President of the Bolivian Academy of Legal Sciences Criminal).


Auditoria médica y forense. ¿Negligencia o Error médico? (Medical and forensic audit. Negligence or Malpractice?) Ed Themis. La Paz. 2011 ISBN 978-99954-0-998-2 (Prologue of the Dean of Medicine UMSA).


Victimology and criminal violence. A criminological and psychological approach. Ed Bolivian Academy of Sciences Criminal Law. La Paz. , 2010. ISBN 978-99954-0-738-4 (Foreword by Prof. Manuel Duran. Former President of the Constitutional Court).

El informe pericial en psiquiatría forense. (The expert report in forensic psychiatry.) 2ª edición. Ed. USFX. Sucre 2007. ISBN 99905-0-689-2. (Foreword by Prof. Villanueva. Professor of Legal Medicine of the University of Granada-Spain)

La autopsia. 2ª Ed. Temis La Paz 2007. (Prologo del Prof. Villanueva. Catedrático de Medicina legal de la Universidad de Granada- España)

La Huella Genética: La investigación forense de los delitos de agresión sexual. (The genetic fingerprint: Forensic investigation of crimes of sexual assault.) (2005) Editorial Proyecto Sucre Ciudad Universitaria. ISBN 99905-0-558-6. (Foreword by Dr. Hector Sandoval Parada. Former President of the Supreme Court and the Judicial Council of Bolivia)

Violencia intrafamiliar, abordaje, integral a víctimas. (Domestic violence, collision, comprehensive victim.) Editorial Ed. Proyecto Sucre Ciudadd Universitaria. USFX Sucre- 2004. ISBN. 99905-0-509-8. (Foreword by Dr. Walter Arizaga. Rector of the University of San Francisco Xavier de Chuquisaca.)