Alberto Carrio Sampedro holds a Doctorate in Law, an MA in Education, an MA in Sports Law, and an MA in European Advanced Studies. He is currently a Senior Lecturer and serves as the Secretary General and Director of the Department of Management, Law, Society, and Humanities at the Barcelona School of Management, Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona. Additionally, Dr. Carrio is a Lecturer in Philosophy of Law at the Law Faculty of Pompeu Fabra University.
Dr. Carrio has published four books and several academic articles on legal theory, constitutional law, and the rule of law. His research in recent years has focused on the conceptualization of sports rules, the meaning and scope of equality and fairness in sport, the law and ethics of sports governance, and the impact of new technologies in sport and on the rights and welfare of athletes.
Currently, Dr. Carrio is the principal investigator of two research programs on the ethics of artificial intelligence in sport, funded by the BBVA Foundation and the Olympic Studies Centre, respectively.
Alberto Carrio also serves as the Deputy Director of Fair Play: Journal of Philosophy, Ethics, and Sport Law.