She graduated in Biology Sciences by the Universitat de València (UV). She did her PhD at the UV in the Dept. of Biotechnology of the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV). She is a University Professor in the area of botanical Knowledge. She is a teacher at the School of Agricultural Engineering and Environment, in the Department of Agroforest Ecosystems at the UPV. She has occupied different job posts at the UPV, including Vice-Rector and Head of Department. She received Universitat Ramon LLul Research Award – IQS – the Generalitat de Catalunya, and the Teaching Excellence Award by the UPV – Generalitat Valenciana.