January 2019 – Present
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Department of Bionegineering

Oct 2015 – Dec 2018
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
Postdoctoral Associate & Areces Foundation Junior Fellow, Timothy K. Lu Laboratory

Nov 2014 – Sep 2015
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Robert E. W. Hancock Laboratory

Nov 2014
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
PhD, Microbiology and Immunology, Robert E. W. Hancock Laboratory

Jul 2009
University of León, León
BSc, MSc in Biotechnology


Independent reviewer for >30 international peer-reviewed journals, including:

Chemistry & Biology (Cell Press; now Cell Chemical Biology), Nature Frontiers – Microbiology, Nature Scientific Reports, Nature – Biofilms and Microbiomes, Clinical Infectious Diseases, Applied Environmental Microbiology, The FASEB Journal, Biotechnology Advances, Evolutionary Applications, Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, Journal of Medical Microbiology, Eurosurveillance, Virulence, Antibiotics (Basel), Drug Design, Development and Therapy, Marine Drugs, Molecules, International Journal of Peptide Research and Therapeutics, Chemical Biology & Drug Design, Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, Microorganisms.


Editorial Positions

2015-today   Nature Frontiers – Microbiology. Review Editor. Member of the Editorial Board.

2015-today   Drug Design, Development and Therapy. Consulting Editor.