investigador del Departamento de Biología Celular e Instituto de Biomedicina de Sevilla, Universidad de Sevilla

January 2014 – present. “Ramón y Cajal” Investigator. Universidad de Sevilla and Instituto de Biomedicina de Sevilla (IBiS), Seville, Spain.

January 2011 – December 2013. “Miguel Servet” Investigator. Instituto de Biomedicina de Sevilla (IBiS) Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocio / CSIC / Universidad de Sevilla, Seville, Spain.

January 2010 – January 2011. Posdoctoral research in the laboratory of Alberto Pascual.

Instituto de Biomedicina de Sevilla (IBiS) Hospital Universitario Virgen del
Rocio/CSIC/Universidad de Sevilla, Seville, Spain.

October 2004 – January 2010. Postdoctoral research in the laboratory of Matthew Freeman, MRC-Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

September 1998 – September 2004. PhD Student in the laboratory of Juan Modolell, CBMSO (Molecular Biology Centre Severo Ochoa), Universidad Autónoma de Madrid/CSIC, Madrid, Spain.

June 1996-August 1998. Undergraduate student in the laboratory of Agustin Vioque, Universidad De Sevilla/CSIC, Seville, Spain

2014 Named European Neuroscience Institute (ENI)-NET young investigator.

2013 Named member of the Management Committee for the COST action BM1304: “Applications of MR imaging and spectroscopy techniques in neuromuscular disease: collaboration on outcome measures and pattern recognition for diagnostics and therapy development.”

2013 Awarded with a “Ramón y Cajal” contract

2011 PI in the project grant “Drosophila genetics and computerized image analysis for the study of neurological diseases.” Funded by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation.

2010 PI in the project grant “Search and selection of Parkinson's disease candidate genes and validation by human genetic analysis.” Funded by the Carlos III Health Institute.

2010 Awarded with a Spanish Ministry of Health, “Miguel Servet” contract

2005 Awarded with an EMBO Postdoctoral fellowship

2005 Awarded with a Postdoctoral Marie Curie Fellowship.

1999 Awarded with a Predoctoral Comunidad Autónoma de Madrid Fellowship

1997 Awarded with a Spanish Ministry of Science undergraduate fellowship

Experience

  • –present
    investigador del Departamento de Biología Celular de la Universidad de Sevilla e Instituto de Biomedicina de Sevilla, Universidad de Sevilla