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Professor Camilo Younes Velosa majored in Electricity Engineering (1999) from UNAL Bogotá campus and in Law (2014) from Universidad de Manizales, holds a M. Sc. in Electrical Engineering (2002) and a Master in State Law with focus in Mining, Oil and Energy Regulation from Universidad Externado de Colombia (2014), and a Ph. D. in Electrical Engineering (2006) from Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá campus.
He is a titular professor at Universidad Nacional de Colombia Manizales campus, where he belongs to the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, where he was its dean (2010-2016). He was also Vice Rector of UNAL Manizales campus between 2018 y 2021. He heads the E3P (Environmental, Energy and Education Policy) Research Group at UNAL.
Professor Younes was a visiting researcher at the University of Arkansas (USA) in Power Electric Systems Regulation (2016-2017). He is also a corresponding member of the Colombian Academy for Exact, Physical and Natural Sciences (ACCEFYN) since 2021.
Profesor Younes took office as Vice-Rector of Research on 1 June 2021.
(2 June 2021; English version: 12 September 2023)