Current positions: - Assistant Professor of Econometrics (on tenure track). Department of Statistics, Carlos III University of Madrid. From 08/17.
Affiliations: - Junior Research Fellow. CREATES, Aarhus University. 11/16 to present.
Selected honors and awards: - Member of the Mexican National System of Researchers (SNI). Level I for the period: 2018-2020. - Francisco Aranda Ordaz prize to the best bachelor dissertation in statistics for the academic years 2005-2006 awarded by Mexican Statistical Association. (3rd place)
Education: - PhD in Economics and Business Economics. Aarhus University and CREATES. 09/2013-11/2016. - MSc. in Economics (Econometrics). Universidad de Guanajuato. 09/2009-08/2011. - BSc. in Actuarial Science. Facultad de Ciencias. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. 01/2001-05/2005.
Main visits abroad: During the PhD studies I visited: - Professor Carlos Velasco at the Department of Economics at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid in Spain. - Professor Massimiliano Caporin in the Department of Statistical Sciences at the University of Padova in Italy. Before starting the PhD, I visited some universities in Mexico, Poland, and France for some months.
Non-Academic Experience: I have previous practical banking and financial services experience having worked for some years in two multinationals and one local bank in Mexico. Specifically I worked in the Risk Management and Statistical Methodology departments. I have also worked as consultant for some companies in Mexico. I am still working as consultant from time to time.