Gema Tomás Martínez is Professor of Contract Law and has been teaching this subject for over 20 years and European Contract Law for 10 years in the University of Deusto at undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD Level. She has been guest teacher at other universities in Europe (Bucharest, Latvia) and Latin America (Antofagasta, Santiago de Chile). Her research has been recognised with two prizes and it has been certified in the Spanish national systems (2 “sexenios”).
She is a member of some relevant networks related to the process of harmonizing European Law, such as the Common Core of European Private Law (Trento Group). She participates in two projects in this network (Interpretation of commercial contracts and Remedies in Contract law). She is a visiting fellow of the Centre for European Civil Law in the University of Amsterdam and she regularly takes part in different forums, congresses and seminars focused on the field of consumer law, contract law and European Contract law.
She is currently the Dean of the Faculty of Law at the University of Deusto after other relevant positions in Academic Management, such as Director of the Legal School of Practice, for more than 15 years in collaboration with the Bar Association of the province, and Director of Private Law for more than 10 years.