Javier Ordóñez (Spain)
Professor at the Department of Engineering Projects and Construction Engineering, where he has acted as Department head. With more than 15 years of experience in the field of Cooperation and International Development, Prof. Ordoñez coordinates several courses in the Master of Civil Engineering and the Master of International Cooperation and Development and NGO Management at the University of Granada.
Professor Ordoñez also teaches a course on Inequality, Cooperation and Technology for Development and has supervised more than 60 student projects in the area of international development. His trajectory and experience have been recently recognized with the “1 European award for best practice on integration of Sustainable Human Development into technology and engineering education” (2013), awarded by the European Union. One of his main field of research is energy efficiency in buildings and the use of renewable energies.