2014-present: Research Fellow, Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen
2013-2014: Research Associate, Department of Pharmacology, University of Cambridge
2012-2013: Postdoctoral Researcher, School of Psychology, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
2008-2011: PhD, School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nottingham
2003-2007: BSc. (Hons.) Psychology (first class), Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
Biological bases of impulse control and motivation, behavioural economics, operant behaviour, temporal regulation of behaviour, quantitative models of behaviour.
I investigate the role of brain serotonin and dopamine pathways on food-motivated behaviour, impulse control and other behaviours influencing the onset and development of obesity.
2018 MRC Discovery Aberdeen pilot grant
2017 The Wellcome Trust Institutional Strategic Support Fund