EDUCATION

2013 (estimated) - Degree in Economics adn Business Administration, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED), Spain.

2008 - 2011 - Ph.D. in Computer Science (Distinction & European Mention), Department of Software Engineering & Artificial Intelligence, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

2007 - 2008 - MSc in Artificial Intelligence (with honors), Department of Software Engineering & Artificial Intelligence, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

2003 - 2005 - Engineer in Computer Science (with honors), Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain.

2000 - 2003 - Technical Engineer in Computer Science (with honors), Universidad de Jaén, Spain.

RESEARCH POSITIONS & PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

2013 - Teaching assistant & postdoctoral researcher, Department of Languages and Information Systems, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED), Spain.

2012 - 2013 - Teaching assistant & postdoctoral researcher, Department of Languages and Information Systems, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain.

2011 - 2012 - Teaching assistant & Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Software Engineering & Artificial Intelligence, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

2008 - 2012 -Teaching assistant & predoctoral researcher , Department of Software Engineering & Artificial Intelligence, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

2005 - 2007 - Senior analyst/ Project manager, GMS Management Solutions, S.L., Spain.

2005 - Junior analyst, H.I. Iberia Ingeniería & Proyectos, Spain.

FELLOWSHIPS & GRANTS

2012 - Best PhD dissertation grant from Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain.

2010 - Visiting fellowship from Spanish goverment to research at the Natural Language Processing group, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom.

2009 - Best Paper Award by the IADIS Informatics 2009 Conference, Algarve, Portugal.

2008 - Champion of the Negation Challenge on Computer Cooking, Computer Cooking Contest Workshop, 9th European Conference on Case-Based Reasoning ECCBR 2008, Germany.

2008 - 2012 - 4-year PhD grant, Spanish Ministry of Education, Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

2005 - Grant of "excellence" for the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid students to attend the French language and civilization program, Middlebury College, USA.

2005 - Erasmus grant to study at the University of Sheffield (United Kingdom).

STAYS ABROAD

2005 - University of Sheffield, United Kingdom. 5 months.

2010 - Natural Language Processing group - University of Sheffield, United Kingdom. 7 months.

RESEARCH PROJECTS

PROJECT: MODELADO Y SÍNTESIS AUTOMÁTICA DE OPINIONES DE USUARIO EN REDES SOCIALES. Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia. Main researcher

PROJECT: VOX POPULI (TIN2013-47090-C3-1-P). Ministry of Economy

PROJECT: Verbalizing help messages using ontologies (TIN2009-14659-C03-C01). Ministry of Science and Innovation.

PROJECT: AutoIndexer: A service for automatic indexing of clinical documents (TSI-020100-2009-252). Ministry of Industry, Tourism, and Commerce.

PROJECT: Galante: Natural language generation for emotive texts (TIN2006-14433-C02-01). Ministry of Science and Education.

PROJECT: Creation and Consolidation of Research Groups.Banco Santander Central Hispano- Universidad Complutense.