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International profile with educational and professional experience in animal sciences and R&D in various Universities, National Institutes and private companies. In the academic field: PhD in Animal Sciences, Master degree in Animal Nutrition, BSc in Agricultural Engineering


Past Experience

  • Research Assistant Program Quebec, Canada
    June 2012 --- February 2017

    Main responsibilities: to control every step of the research experiments, protocol design collaboration, process optimization, diets formulation, control and care of experimental animals, sample collection and laboratory analysis (phosphorus, calcium, ash, PTH, vitamin D concentration), scan by dual X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) and computed tomography (CT) of experimental samples, maintenance and control of AIPF (automatic intelligent precision feeders), control of digestibility trials (metabolic cages), collaboration in gen and protein expression by qPCR and slot blot, data treatment and statistical result analysis (using SAS software), scientific writing in articles and posters, and presentation in international congresses.

  • Visiting research assistant Madison, WI, United States
    November 2014 --- May 2015

    Main responsabilities: bone collection, cleaning and scanning, mechanical bone properties analyses (3 and 4 point bending tests on vertebrae, metacarpal and femur bones, using “Instron” technology), data treatment (using Merlin and Mimics softwares) and statistical result analysis (SAS software), scientific writing in articles and posters, and presentation in congress.

  • Research Assistant Rennes, France
    September 2010 --- September 2011

    Main responsibilities: experiment design collaboration, literature review, process optimization, control and care of experimental animals, sample collection and laboratory analysis (nitrogen, energy, fat, fiber, starch and ash contents), collection, treatment and modelization of data obtained from respiratory chambers (O2, CO2, energy losses), statistical result analysis (SAS software), scientific writing and presentation.

  • Consultancy collaboration (animal production) Ciudad Real, Spain
    May 2010 --- July 2010

    Main responsabilities: feed analysis with NIRS, collaboration in HACCP preparation document, collaboration with the consultant, technical advisor and manager of the integrated pig farms, collaboration in a meat quality research experiment in Incarlopsa slaughterhouse

  • Research Assistant Zaragoza, Spain
    September 2008 --- September 2009

    Main responsibilities: experiment design collaboration, literature review, control and care of experimental animals, collaboration in the slaughter and dressing process, sample collection and laboratory analysis (silver nanoparticles and fat concentration), collection and treatment of data, statistical result analysis (SAS software), scientific writing and presentation.

  • Scientific Collaborator Boxmeer, Netherlands
    February 2008 --- July 2008

    Main responsibilities: control and care of experimental animals, control of digestibility trials in growing pigs, backfat measurement (P2 point with Renco device), insemination and pregnancy and gestation outcomes in sows, collection and treatment of data, statistical result analysis (SAS software), scientific writing and presentation.

  • Research Assistant Osnabrück, Germany
    May 2006 --- August 2006

    Main responsabilities: control and care of experimental animals, blood sampling and laboratory analysis (calcium concentration). 

  • Farm Hand Osnabrück, Germany
    June 2005 --- August 2005

    Main responsibilities: Collaboration in the experimental farm participating in different tasks related with agriculture and animal production, working with sheeps, goats, cows, pigs, partridges and hens.

  • Intern
    January 2004 --- July 2004
    Discovery placement on feed industry and animal nutrition and production.


Self Assessment :
Analytical thinkingAdaptabilityApproachabilityAttention to detailCollaborationCommunicativeCoordinationCreative thinkingCritical thinkingEfficiencyFlexibilityIndependenceInterest in knowledgeKindnessOptimismOrganizationProactivityProblem solvingResponsibilitySelf-confidenceSociabilityTrust


LinkedIn Assessment :
Animal ScienceScientific WritingScientific PresentationCommunicationAnimal NutritionScientific CommunicationsAgriculturescienceResearch

Skills and Expertise

Self Assessment :
Analytical skills Analyze data Develop protocols Guide students Lab scale batches Report data Write papers Write protocolsAdjust processes and methodsAct as the main line of communication between the sponsor and the investigatorAnalyze data/information to determine potential relationships.Archive documentationAssess business and scientific ethicsAssess product quality issuesAssess quality process issuesAssess adverse reactionsassess the needs of the project(s)/program(s) and make changes in process, work flow and/or assignments.Assess subject safetyAssign activitiesAssist study siteAttend investigator meetingAttend seminars, courses and meetings within and outside the companybudgeting of R&D activitiesCalculate timelines for conducting and completing the trialCalculate process efficiencycollaborate in research projects at universitiesCollaborate with principal investigatorCollaborate with project teamCollect dataCommunicationConduct animal studiesComplete study proceduresConduct limited data and/or statistical analysis.Conduct research at universitiesConduct university research Conduct the trialConduct supply issue resolution activitiesConfirm protocol compliancecontrol different protocol versions and other essential documentscoordinating research projectsCreates a collaborative team environmentData validationDesign protocolsDesign scientific experimentsDesign studiesDetermine statistical analysis Determine needsDetermine availability of facilities and equipment at the siteDetermine potential relationshipsDevelop business plan


  • PhD in Animal Sciences from Université Laval & Agriculture and Agri-food Canada in 2017
  • Visiting PhD student in Animal Sciences from University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2015
  • Master's Degree in Animal Nutrition from CIHEAM-IAMZ, Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Zaragoza (Spain) in 2011
  • Master's Degree in Veterinarian Sciences: Specialisation in Zootechnics and Agrifood Economy from Universidad de Zaragoza in 2009
  • Bachelor's Degree in Life Science Specialization from HZ University of Applied Sciences in 2008
  • Engineer's Degree in Agricultural Engineering from Universidad de Zaragoza in 2007
  • Engineer's Degree in Agricultural Engineering from Hochschule Osnabrück (Germany) in 2006

Training and Certification

  • Visiting PhD Student in Wisconsin Univerity in 2014 Training
  • PhD in Animal Sciences in 2017 Certification
  • MSc in Animal Nutrition in 2011 Certification
  • MSc of Research in Veterinarian Sc. in 2009 Certification
  • Bachelor of Applied Sc. in 2008 Certification
  • Bachelor in Agricultural Engineering in 2007 Certification


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Work Preferences

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  • Positions I am interested in:
    Assistant Professor Associate Scientist Development Manager Field Project Manager Field service technician Formulation scientist Management Assistant Management Consultant Principal Scientist Project Leader Project Manager R&D Assistant R&D Director R&D manager R&D Scientist Research associate researcher Science teacher Scientific Researcher Scientist Senior Consultant Senior Project Manager (PM) senior research associate Senior Scientist Teacher Team Leader Veterinary Clinical Manager Veterinary Clinical Research Sr. Associate
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    Permanent position :    100% FTE
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