D in Veterinary Medicine, University León, Spain, 1999. Master of Science in Food Science and Technology, University León, Spain, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy, University Girona, Spain, 2004.
Undergraduate student University León, Spain, 1994—1999. Research & Development manager IGP Cecina de León, Astorga, Spain, 1999—2000. Visiting professor University Bristol, England, 2004—2005, Marie Curie research fellow England, since 2005.
Member of International Association for Food Protection, Sociedad ESpañola de Microibología, American Society Microibology, Society General Microbiology.
Married Marta Hernández-Pérez, July 23, 2005.