Mónica González Contró


Dra. Mónica González Contró

Tel. 5622 7474 Ext. 85151, 85152

The Dean has the following faculties and duties:

  • Representing the Institute;
  • Participating in the University Board as a member with voice and vote and to take part in all the commissions that said Board should decide;
  • Participating in the Humanities Technical Council, as a member with the voice and vote;
  • Participating in the Academic Council for the Sciences Area, as a member with voice and vote;
  • Summoning the Internal Council and presiding over it with a voice and a vote, in case of a tie, his will be the deciding vote;
  • Summoning the Academic Personnel Cloister;
  • Presenting before the Humanities Technical Council all official matters and procedures of the Institute, when they fall into its competence;
  • Ensuring that the University Bylaws, academic plans and programs, and all and any dispositions and agreements that rule the structure and organization of the University be observed within the institute, and dictating all pertinent measures to that end;
  • Presenting before all the academic and administrative workers of the Institute a yearly work report that will be available to the public;
  • Producing work plans and projects of the Institute, and presenting them for the opinion of the Internal Council;
  • Producing the budget project of the Institute, and presenting it for the opinion of the Internal Council;
  • Proposing to the Provost the designation of an Academic Dean, and supervising its activities;
  • Supervising that work within the Institute be performed in an orderly and affective way, dictating any pertinent measures to this end;
  • Receiving the opinions of the Internal council in matters under its competence;
  • Spending the budget in the terms approved by the University Board;
  • Presenting for the approval of the Internal Council projects and research lines of academic personnel,
  • Freely designating and removing the Institutes's area coordinators and review directors;
  • Presenting for the evaluation and approval of the Internal Council yearly reports and work programs of academic personnel;
  • Proposing to the University Board of Sponsors and to the Administrative Secretary of the University a candidate to the position of Academic Secretary, and supervising its work;
  • Freely designating and removing those who occupy administrative and academic-administrative positions within the Institute, according to University Bylaws,
  • Performing research activities in the fields of law and legal science, and
  • All and any ruled by University Bylaws.

Academic Council

Mauricio Padrón


Dr. Mauricio Padrón Innamorato

Tel. 5622 7474 Ext. 85159

El Secretario tendrá las siguientes facultades y obligaciones:

  • Performing as Secretary of the Internal Council and the Academic Personnel Cloister;
  • Substituting the Dean when he should receive leaves of absence or commissions no longer than 60 days;
  • Substituting the Dean, with voice but without vote, at the Humanities Technical Council;
  • Helping the Dean to produce a budget project;
  • Helping the Dean to produce the Institute's yearly activity program and work report, and
  • All and any that the Dean should entrust the Secretary with



Dra. Patricia Kurczyn Villalobos

Tel. 5622 7474 Ext. 85231


Dra. Andrea Pozas Loyo

Tel. 5622 7474 Ext. 85427


Mtro. Hugo Concha Cantú

Tel. 5622 7474 Ext. 85367



Dr. Fernando Cano Valle

Tel. 5622 7474 Ext. 85192


Dr. Miguel Alejandro López Olvera

Tel. 5622 7474 Ext. 85308


Dra. Carla Huerta Ochoa

Tel. 5622 7474 Ext. 85324

Academic technicians


Mtra. Patricia Basurto Gálvez


Tel. 5622 7474 Ext. 85161


Mtra. Martha Sánchez Miguel


Tel. 5622 7474 Ext. 85159

The Internal Council of the IIJ has the faculties of proposing, producing and approving all bylaws applied within the Institute, in addition to reviewing and producing an opinion concerning the budget projects produced by the Dean.

Regarding institutional research activities, it may propose or evaluate research programs and institutional lines of research.

It is a governing body charged with setting minimal guidelines for academic productivity and guaranteeing their observance. It may also produce an opinion on paid commissions, changes of workplace and academic licenses presented before the Humanities Technical Council. These requests include application for sabbatical periods and the respective report that academics deliver when returning to their positions, as well as applying for aid to academic personnel who plan to organize or participate in academic events.

It must produce opinions concerning the candidates that take part in contests organized by the Institute to cover academic positions, the renewal of contracts or interim positions of academic personnel, and about closed opposition contests.