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My background includes a combination of engineering, management, and legal education. I currently a tenured Full Professor in engineering at Oregon Tech and Visiting Professor at the University of Cambridge where I am a Research Scholar at the CIPIL and LML. Additionally, I’m a Professional Engineer licensed to practice in the European Union (ES, COIT No. 12640) and I have a Bar Admission with a license to practice in patent cases (patent prosecution and patent appeals) before the United States Patent & Trademark Office (Reg. No. 64040). The listing below summarizes by educational background. A full academic Curriculum Vitae is available for download as a PDF, as well as an abbreviated (2 page) academic resume.

Science & Engineering
- PhD, Electrical Engineering & Telecommunication (Data Science), University of Vigo, ETSIT, ES, EU
- Prof. Cert., Sustainable Energy Conversion and Storage, Stanford University, CA, US
- MPhil, (DEA) Information & Telecommunications Engineering, University of Vigo, ETSIT, Spain, EU
- Ing, (Engineer) Telecommunications Engineering, ETSIT/MEC, Spain, EU
- MS, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Portland State University, OR, US
- BS, Electrical Engineering & Physics with Minor in Mathematics, Portland State University, OR, US

Law, Patent Prosecution & Intellectual Property
- SJD, Juridical Science Doctorate, Faculty of Law, University of Salamanca, ES, EU (IP)
- LLB, Law Degree, Grad LLB in English & EU Law, UCL/ULLS, University of London, UK, EU
- Cert., Negotiation & Leadership, Harvard Law School, Harvard University, MA, US
- LR, English & EU Law (CLR&I, Contract, Tort, Trusts, Land, Public, Criminal, & EU Law), Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge, UK, EU
- RPA, Registered Patent Agent, United States Trademark & Patent Office, VA, US
- CLP, Certified Licensing Professional, Licensing Executives Society, VA, US S

Management & Leadership
- MBA, International Management, University of London, UK, EU
- Exec. Cert., Management & Leadership, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan, MA, US
- Cert., Strategy, Technical Management, Financial Analysis, MIT, Sloan, MA, US