Bachelor of Mathematics, Master of Applied Mathematics, PhD in Applied Mathematics and Postdoctorate in Mathematical Physics.
"My purpose is to support the development of science and the training of specialists at the highest level, form a school in research areas relevant to regional development
He is interested in developing academic education and scientific knowledge at all levels, taking advantage of his experience as an academic, scientist and director of different units within the University of La Serena (ULS).
As an academic he has taught subjects of his specialty in undergraduate and graduate, in the Universities of Antofagasta (1993-2002) and University of La Serena (2003-present). He has been a thesis director in the programs of the Magister in Mathematics, Magister in Physical Sciences and PhD in Chemistry of the ULS.,
As a scientist he has published more than thirty indexed articles and led research projects. He has been a visiting professor at the Institute of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science IMECC, of the State University of Campinas, Brazil, and in the Department of Equations in Partial Derivatives and Numerical Analysis of the University of Seville, Spain.
As a manager, he has extensive experience in management positions. He was elected director of the Department of Mathematics of the ULS during the year 2010, Director of Research of the ULS from the year 2011 to the 2015 and Vice-Rector of Research and Postgraduate since the year 2016 to date.
His solid academic training began at the University of La Serena where he obtained a degree in Mathematics. He continued with postgraduate studies at the U. de Estadual de Campinas - Brazil, obtaining the Master's Degree in Applied Mathematics and Doctorate in the same discipline, in the 1996 year. Ten years later, he obtained the Postdoctorate in Mathematical Physics, in the same university.