since 2012: Research fellow at the fisheries economics department at Institute of Sea Fisheries
2011 – 2012: Research grant of the Environment, Spatial planning, Agriculture and Fisheries Department of the Basque Government in the projects Innovation in the Timber industry (Zurtek) and Ecosystem Services and LCA of low input Livestock systems (Agricultural Research Institute Neiker - Tecnalia)
2010: Leonardo da Vinci EU in the Toscan section of the Italian Association for Biodynamic Agriculture APAB (Florence)
2007 – 2009: Researcher at the Marine Research institute AZTI – Tecnalia (Sukarrieta, Spain)
2007: Master in International Economics. Master Thesis on „Institutional aspects of the European Common Fisheries Policy“ at Berlin School of Economics and Law.
2007: Postgraduate studies Master of Education - CAP with a major in Mathematics from the Universidad Autonoma of Madrid
1995 - 2006: Studies of Economics with main fields in Environment and Resource Economics and Economic Theory of the Firm from the University of the Basque Country.