The Quality Committee of the Faculty of Biology is a collegiate body that supervises and promotes the different systems and processes related to Quality (Quality Management System, evaluation processes, monitoring process of qualifications…). It also analyses the results and indicators, and plans the improvement measures.

Quality Committee Internal Regulations

According to the Quality Manual, The Quality Committee has the following functions:

  • To review the development of the Quality Management System of the Faculty.
  • To coordinate the annual quality objectives of the faculty and verify their execution.
  • To follow the efficiency of the procedures through the established indicators.
  • To review and approve the implementation of proposals to improve the QMS.
  • To evaluate the results of the satisfaction surveys and to propose possible improvements based on the results.
  • To propose the creation of improvement groups or teams, to take over the resolution of the weaknesses detected in the evaluation process.
Name Status Position
Mercedes Gallardo Medina President Dean
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Jesús M. Míguez Miramontes Secretary Quality coordinator
Jose Luís Soengas Fernández Vocal Máster in Aquaculture coordinator
Luis Navarro Echeverría Vocal Máster in Terrestrial Biodiversity coordinator
José Manuel García Estévez Vocal Máster in Marine Biology coordinator
Pedro Pablo Gallego Veigas Vocal Master in Advanced Biotechnology coordinator
José Antonio Lamas Castro Vocal Máster in Neuroscience coordinator
Josefina Garrido González Vocal Master in Teaching coordinator
Humberto Quesada Rodríguez Vocal Master in Genomics and Genetics coordinator
Manuel Ángel Pombal Diego Vocal Coordinator of mobility and external internships
Raúl Iglesias Blanco Vocal Degree Representative
Carmen Sieiro Vázquez Vocal Degree Representative
María Fariza Novoa Vocal Center administrator
Isabel Caride Fernández Vocal PAS Representative, secretary of students
Manuel Eduardo Gallardo Ortega Vocal PAS Representative, laboratory technician
David Rocha Grandal Vocal Degree student
Pablo Barreira Villamarín Vocal Degree student
Rocío Toucedo Rodríguez Vocal Master student
María Simón Estévez Vocal Master student
Antía Verde Rodríguez Vocal PhD student
Daniel Pérez Estévez Vocal Graduate
Jonatan Reboredo Durán Vocal Graduate
Pelayo Míguez Muiños Vocal Society representative, COBG
Maruxa Pérez Vázquez Vocal Society representative, employer
José Miguel Dorribo Rivera Vocal Quality Area