Agricultural Engineer from the Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral (ESPOL), in Ecuador (2009). M.Sc., in Economics Applied to Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (2012) from the Technical University of Madrid, Spain. Studentship to Ph.D. funded for the Senescyt (2012), Ecuador
Furthermore, she is member of CREIGRAM group at UPM, as Junior Researcher. Currently, is developing a Research stay in Energy System Analysis Unit, at CIEMAT under an Institutional Agreement (UPM-CIEMAT). Her research is relating Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment of electricity from Straight Jatropha Oil. Lines of interest are Agricultural Economics, Sustainability, Life cycle costing, Social Life Cycle Analysis, Life Cycle Assessment, Climate Change, Biofuels, Environmental Economics and Energy Efficiency.