Héctor Simón Moreno
Postdoctoral researcher in Civil law at University Rovira i Virgili. He is a doctor with european mention under the doctorate courses in Business and Contracting Law (2005-2007). He has been awarded with the Extraordinary Ph.D. Awards (2009-2010). He is the author of several scientific publications, among which two books (“La optimización de la hipoteca española desde la perspectiva europea, Bosch, 2011”; and “El proceso de armonización de los derechos reales en Europa”, Tirant lo Blanch, 2012) and various scientific articles and book chapters may be highlighted. He takes part nowadays in several research groups funded both at regional, national and international level. His main research areas are property rights in general and the mortgage and trust in particular, having developed a new line of research from 2009 related to housing.