Department: Didáctica de la Educación Física, Plástica y Musical

Area: Physical Education and Sport


Doctor by the Universidad de Cádiz with the thesis Cuantificación de la actividad física realizada por una población diabética tipo I 2009. Supervised by Dr. Jesús Mora Vicente, Dr. Florentino Carral Sanlaureano.

Currently, the researcher works as assistant profesor at Department of Pshysical Education at Faculty of Education Sciences in University of Cadiz. Ph.D. in Sport Sciences since 2010. He directed three doctoral theses and published more than twenty Scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals (seventeen in Journal Citation Reports –JCR-). He works in two research lines: i) outdoor physical activity and skin cancer, and ii) physical activity and diabetes.