Lina Gálvez Muñoz is a Member of the European Parliament since July 2019, Vice President of The Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS), and Chair of FEPS Scientific Council since June 2023. In the EP, she is Vice-chair of the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy and member of the Women's Rights and Gender Equality Committee and of the Panel for the Future of Science and Technology (STOA). She also sits on the Employment and Social Affairs Committee and the COVID-19 Special Committee as substitute member.
Lina Gálvez Muñoz holds a PhD from the European University Institute (Florence) and is Full Professor for Economic History and Institutions at the Economics Department at Pablo Olavide University (Seville). She has also been Professor at the Universities of Reading (Reading), Carlos III (Madrid), and as a visiting Professor at Oxford University (Oxford). She has been Vice-Rector of her university from 2007 to 2012 and served as Regional Minister of Knowledge, Research and University of the Government of Andalusia from 2018 to 2019.