Positions and Grants

  • 2016 Present

    Assistant professor

    Carlos III University of Madrid, Department of Statistics

  • 2015 2016

    Postdoctoral researcher

    University of Copenhagen, Department of Mathematical Sciences and Bioinformatics Centre (Department of Biology)

  • 2015 2012

    FPU (University Professors Formation) predoctoral grant

    University of Santiago de Compostela, Department of Statistics and Operations Research

  • 2014 2014

    FPU (University Professors Formation) grant for predoctoral research stay

    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Statistics and Operations Research

  • 2013 2013

    Barrié Foundation grant for predoctoral research stay

    Catholic University of Louvain, Institute of Statistics, Biostatistics and Actuarial Sciences

  • 2011 2010

    Hired predoctoral researcher

    University of Santiago de Compostela, Department of Statistics and Operations Research

  • 2010 2009

    Grant for student department collaboration

    University of Santiago de Compostela, Department of Statistics and Operations Research

Education

  • PhD 2011-2014

    PhD in Statistics and Operations Research

    University of Santiago de Compostela

  • MSc2010-2012

    Master in Statistical Techniques

    University of Santiago de Compostela

  • BSc2005-2010

    BSc in Mathematics, major in Statistics and Operations Research

    University of Santiago de Compostela

Honors and Awards

  • 2015
    Ramiro Melendreras award
    Conceded by the Spanish Society of Statistics and Operations Research (SEIO) to the best presented by a young researcher in the SEIO 2015 conference. Title of the work: "Nonparametric testing in linear-directional regression, with application to protein structure inference".
  • 2013
    Young researchers award
    Conceded by the Galician Society for the Promotion of Statistics and Operations Research (SGAPEIO) and the Barrié Foundation to the best work presented by a young researcher in the SGAPEIO 2013 conference. Title of the work: "Goodness-of-fit tests for directional and linear data".
  • 2012
    Extraordinary award in the Master in Statistical Techniques
    Conceded by the University of Santiago de Compostela to the most outstanding student of the year.
  • 2010
    Extraordinary award in the Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
    Conceded by the University of Santiago de Compostela to the most outstanding student of the year.