Norberto Hernández Jiménez

Norberto Hernandez Jiménez is assistant professor in the Department of Law at the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (Colombia).

Norberto is a lawyer, with a specialization and magister in criminal law from the Free University. He is also a specialist in constitutional law and administrative law at the Universidad del Rosario (Colombia).

He holds a master’s degree in criminology and criminal execution from Pompeu Fabra University in Spain and a doctorate in Law from Universidad de los Andes. He has been working in Colombian prisons for 9 years and his doctoral thesis makes a diagnosis of this situation, based on the field work carried out within them. He is currently investigating the issues related to the regime of deprivation of liberty and the post-conflict.



Jiménez, N. H. (2017). Resocialization as End of Sentence: A frustration with the Colombian penitentiary and prison system. Caderno CRH30(81), 539-560.

Villalobos, J. A., & Jiménez, N. H. (2015). Subrogados y hacinamiento carcelario: respuesta del legislador del año 2014 frente a la situación carcelaria en Colombia. Misión Jurídica: Revista de derecho y ciencias sociales8(9), 199-226.