Jorge A. Núñez de Arco
Bolivian Spanish nationality. He was professor of Biology and
Genetics at the Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, with the appointment of a
professor at the age of 23. In La Paz, Bolivia. He was studying medicine,
when he had to leave Bolivia for the persecution of the dictatorship of
General Bánzer. He is currently reading his doctoral thesis in Biological
Sciences at the University of Seville.
In the area of Medicine
He has a degree in Medicine and Surgery. Sevilla University. (1979). He
holds the title of Specialist in Psychiatry (1981), held at the University
Hospital Virgen de la Macarena. Seville- Kingdom of Spain. Obtained the
Doctorate in Medicine, by the University of Seville - Kingdom of Spain. In
December of 1992, with the qualification: "Cum Laude". Diploma in Strategic
Management in Health Services. Diploma in Forensic Science and Crime
He was Professor of Legal Medicine and Coordinator of the Master of Legal
Medicine and Forensic Sciences, at the San Francisco Xavier de Chuquisaca
State University (Sucre) and later at other private universities.
He was the founder and National Director of the Institute of Forensic
Investigations of the Attorney General of the Republic of Bolivia, after a
merit and examination of opposition. Having created and developed the IDIF.
He was director of Lex-Medical and Psicomed in Seville, Spain. In addition
to the professional exercise in private consultation. Also in Spain: He
worked as a Forensic Psychiatrist, in Prison Psychiatric Hospital of
Seville. Dependent of the Ministry of Justice. He was Area Coordinator at
the Andalusian Institute of Mental Health (IASAM). Andalusian Health Service
(1989-1990). Area Medical Assistant. Psychiatry Service at the Hospital
Universitario de Valme. Andalusian Health Service.
In the area of Law
He holds a law degree from the University of Canterbury-UK. (Bachellor of
Laws in Law). And he has a Master's degree in Criminology, with the title:
Master of Law in Criminology. A Diploma in Forensic Science and Crime
Investigation. A Diploma in Constitution and Human Rights in the Criminal
In the area of Psychology
Of the second promotion of psychologists of the University of Seville-Spain.
Specialized in criminal psychology. He was acting professor and associate of
the Faculty of Psychology of the University of Seville.
He is Vice-President of the Bolivian Academy of Penal Law Sciences. He is a
member of the New York Academy of Sciences. Vice President of the Bolivian
Society of Forensic Sciences of Bolivia. Member of the Spanish society of
criminological investigation. Member of honor of the Foundation of
Victimology of Murcia. He received a special mention in the national contest
of legal tests, convened by the German Technical Cooperation GTZ in 2006, in
He has been named: Knight in the rank of Commander of the Imperial Order of
Charles V of Spain (1999), Cavaller of the cavalry of the Principat de
Catalunya. (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)
He is currently a national and international lecturer. He
teaches post-graduate courses at various national and foreign universities.
He is a professor of Criminology and Criminalistics at the Judicial
University of Durango in Mexico. He is a professor of Criminal Psychology at
the Superior Police School of the Police University of Bolivia. He is a
professor of applied criminology at the UMSA postgraduate course in La Paz,
Criminal and criminalistic psychology. 3rd ed. Editorial The Original San
José. La Paz 2014 ISBN 978-99954-2-886-0. (Prologue of the Rector of the
Legal and criminal medicine. 3rd ed. Editorial TEMIS La Paz. 2012 ISBN
978-99954-2-172-4. (Prologue by the President of the Bolivian Academy of
Penal Law Sciences).
Medical and forensic audit. Malpractice or Medical Error? Ed. Temis. 2ª Ed.
O. San José, La Paz 2017. ISBN 978-99954-0-998-2 (Prologue of the Dean of
Medicine of the UMSA).
Victimology and criminal violence. A criminological and psychological
approach. Ed. Bolivian Academy of Criminal Law Sciences. Peace. 2010. ISBN
978-99954-0-738-4 (Prologue by Prof. Manuel Duran, former President of the
The expert report on forensic psychiatry. 2nd edition. Ed. USFX. Sucre 2007.
ISBN 99905-0-689-2. (Prologue by Prof. Gonzáles Infante de la U. de Cádiz -
The autopsy. 3ª Ed. O. San José, La Paz 2017. ISBN (978-99954-0-630-1
Foreword by Prof. Villanueva, Professor of Legal Medicine at the University
of Granada, Spain)
The Genetic Footprint: The Forensic Investigation of Crimes.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
(Domestic violence, collision, comprehensive victim.)
Editorial Ed. Proyecto
Universitaria. USFX Sucre- 2004. ISBN. 99905-0-509-8.
(Foreword by Dr. Walter Arizaga. Rector of the University of San Francisco
Xavier de Chuquisaca.)