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Carolina Pérez Salamanca
Predoctoral Researcher (PIF/CAM)
Academic Institution: Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Professional Phone: 91 6248489
Office: 11.2.32 


Law degree from the University Santo Tomás of Colombia (2018), with a specialist degree in Public Law from the University Externado of Colombia (2021), and a master’s degree in advanced studies in Public Law from the University Carlos III de Madrid (2022). Between 2022 and 2023, awarded the scholarship for training in tasks related to research and legal treatment of constitutional doctrine, called by the Constitutional Court of Spain. Member of the Research Group on Law and Justice since 2023, and collaborator in the Journal Eunomía, culture of lawfulness. I have extensive professional experience in the Judiciary of Colombia, where I was part of the team of various judicial offices specialized in the resolution of constitutional, administrative and criminal matters. I have participated in various academic spaces organized by academic organizations such as the University of Goethe and the Network of Latin American Law Academics. 

My research has focused on public law, in particular, on gender and law issues, which has led me to investigate issues such as the protection of sexual and reproductive rights of women, and the application of gender and intersectional perspective in the judiciary, in the prosecution of crimes committed during the armed conflict.

  • Justice and gender
  • Intersectionality and gender
  • Armed conflict and gender
  • Transitional justice
  • Sexual and reproductive rights
  • Constitutional law and gender
  • “Los Derechos sexuales y reproductivos en la reciente doctrina del Tribunal Constitucional de España: perspectivas constitucionales con enfoque de género”. En: Revista IgualdadES. Centro de Estudios Políticos y Constitucionales (CEPC). Junio 2024 (en proceso de publicación) 
  • “La Jurisdicción Especial para la Paz en Colombia y la apertura de un macrocaso para investigar los crímenes basados en el género”. En el blog IberICONnect de la Revista Internacional de Derecho Constitucional en Español. Noviembre 6 de 2023. 
  • “Perspectiva de género. El caso de la Jurisdicción Especial para la Paz en Colombia”. En:
    Revista EUNOMIA, cultura de la legalidad, (24), 137-162, DOI Marzo 2023.
  • Participation in the II Congress of the Spanish Society of Public Law ICON-S Presentation: Judicial defense of women's rights in times of transition and crisis. Emerging sexual and reproductive rights. Madrid, December 1, 2023.
  • Participation in the VIII International Congress of Young Researchers with a Gender Perspective. Presentation: gender perspective in judicial decisions, comments on STC 44/2023 on voluntary termination of pregnancy in Spain. Madrid, July 2023.
  • Participation in the winter school: the report of the Truth Commission, a historical archive for the future of Colombia. Presentation: gender perspective in the Special Jurisdiction for Peace in Colombia. University of Goethe/ CAPAZ Institute. Frankfurt, December 2022.