Degree in Sociology from the University of Barcelona (2000) and PhD in public policy from the Autonomous University of Barcelona (2010). He has specialised in analysing local policies, especially in the field of urban planning and participation, and in the study of urban governance. He currently collaborates as a lecturer in the Master of City and Urban Planning (UOC) and the Master Metropolis (IERMB). He has been a full professor in the Master of Urban Studies at Flacso Ecuador. In 2017 he started a position of researcher in the Social Cohesion Area of IERMB and since 2018 he is responsible for the Governance and Public Policy Area of the same institution.