Who do they depend on?
The University Ombudsman exercises their functions with autonomy and impartiality, without being subject to any imperative mandates. They do not receive instructions from any governing body or representative of the University.
The University Ombudsman may be neither sanctioned nor subject to disciplinary proceedings as a result of any actions carried out while fulfilling the functions of their position.
The role of University Ombudsman may not be undertaken while fulfilling any other governing or representative position within Miguel Hernández University.
The duties of the University Ombudsman are also those of the vice-president for all intents and purposes.