Justo García studied architecture at ETS Arquitectura in Madrid and has got a PhD in Architecture by Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. He is a university lecturer at the Department of Agroforestry Engineering and he is the main researcher at the group SOSTENIBILIDAD EN LA CONSTRUCCIÓN Y EN LA INDUSTRIA, giSCI-UPM.
He is the coordinator of the Master’s Degree in Energy Efficiency in Construction, Industry and Transport. He is an expert in civil engineering and architecture for the Agencia Nacional de Evaluación y Prospectiva (ANEP). He also collaborates as an advisor for some governmental institutions such as Xunta de Galicia and the Italian Ministry of Research and Universities.
He is an expert in ISO standardization committees (ISO, CEN) in the area of sustainability in the construction. He is a member of the Spanish standardization committee (AENOR) in the area of sustainability and R+D as well.
He is a member of the drafting committee of Informes de la Construcción and Práctica Urbanística (La Ley) and the director of the editorial board of Arquitectura Legal.
He was awarded the research award Alfonso Martín Escudero 2001.