Ángel González Álvarez
After completing his studies in Education in Leon, he undertook studies in Philosophy at the University of Valladolid, which he completed at the University of Madrid after the Civil War. He earned his PhD in Philosophy from the University of Madrid, in 1946.
He joined the University of Murcia as a Professor of Metaphysics, in 1946. He had previously also served as a professor of secondary education in La Coruña and Madrid. Due to his connection to the Institute of Hispanic Culture, he would spend a long time in Argentinian schools. Dr. Gonzalez held the chair of Metaphysics at the University of Madrid from 1954 until his retirement in 1985.
He also served as General Director of Secondary Education between 1962 and 1967 and as Chair of several Boards of the “Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas” (National Scientific Research Council), of which he also became General Secretariat from 1967 to 1973. It was in 1967 when he assumed his duties as Rector of the Complutense University and held this position until 1976.