Jose R. Chiriboga Villagomez, Ecuadorean diplomat. Decorated by goverments of Cuba, Venezuela, Holland; Grand Cross of Merit (Ecuador); Grand Cross Order Sebastian of Benaleazar; named honorary citizen, all districts of Ecuador. Member Ateneo de Cultura of Ecuador. Association Municipalities of Ecuador (president), Hall Ecuadorean Culture. Lawyers (president). Lions (Quito).
Under-secretary government, Ecuador, 1938-1940, secretary general public administration, 1940-1943. Senator of Republic, 1943-1944. Mayor, City of Quito, 1948-1952.
Liberal-radical candidate for president, Ecuador, 1952. Ambassador to the United States, Washington, 1953-1960. Minister of foreign relations of Ecuador, from 1960.
Secretary Commision on Comparative Legislation.