Department: Geodinámica, Estratigrafía y Paleontología

Faculty: Ciencias Geológicas

Area: Palaeontology

Research group: Estratigrafía y Paleontología del Precámbrico y Paleozoico Perigondwánico


Doctor by the Universidad de Zaragoza with the thesis Sistemática, bioestratigrafía y aspectos paleobiológicos de los trilobites del caesaraugustiense medio-superior y languedociense inferior en las cadenas ibéricas y zona cantábrica (norte de España) 2011. Supervised by Dr. Rodolfo Gozalo Gutiérrez, Dr. Eladio Liñán Guijarro.

Career trajectory: (1) FPI (PhD grant), University of Zaragoza, 2007-2011 (2) Young International Fellowship, Nanjing, China, 2012-2014 (3) Research Assistant, Pilsen, Czech Republic, 2014-2015 (4) Juan de la Cierva, Complutense University of Madrid, 2015-2017 (5) Assistant Professor, Universidad de los Andes, 2018-2021 (6) Assistant Professor, Complutense University of Madrid since September 2021. Research interests: Morphological analysis in invertebrates. Morphological plasticity, diversity, and geographical and environmental disparity. Relationship between shape and global change. Ecological diversity, functional morphology and biomechanics and its covariation with global changes. Outcomes: 47 indexed publications, 10 book chapters, 7 non-indexed publications, 3 popular science articles, one education article, co-author of a book and editor of a book. 80 conference abstracts, 1 keynote. PI/Co-PI in 7 research projects (China, Czech Republic, Sweden), participated in 24 research projects (China, USA, Colombia, Spain).