Dr Gonzalez-Rodriguez holds both degrees in Chemistry and Biochemistry and a Maters degree in Environmental Sciences. His PhD is in Analytical Chemistry and has developed research in this area for more than 19 years. Dr Gonzalez has published 49 publications and 36 communications to congresses and has attracted funds over 3.5 Million€ in the last 7 years. He is the programme leader of the Masters in Forensic Science and Erasmus+ co-ordinator of the School of Chemistry. He has experience in running and teaching joint modules with other International Universities. He has also refereed more than 200 papers for international journals and acted as evaluator and reviewer for EC FP-7 Security and ITN calls from 2009 to 2017. He has also acted as referee for the Research Councils of the UK, Portugal and Luxemburg. Currently he is directing 2 PhDs students.