Professor of Physical Geography at the University of Valencia. Doctor in Geomorphology (University of Valencia), national degree award, she studied a postgraduate course at the University of Mainz and a post doc stage at the Universidad Politécnica de Valencia.
Devoted since the the middle 80s to research on geomorphical processes and natural hazards and on quaternary and holocene landscape evolution, she has participated as research partner in 5 National and 1 USA funded projects. Besides 30 years of teaching experience on more than 15 different subjects of the Physical Geography she is responsible for a Jean Monnet module on Landscapes and Environmental Policies in the EU (since 2006).
She has also taught Physical Geography of Spain at the Universität Trier, Germany. She is (co)author of more than 40 scientific publications.