Lecturer in International Studies

University of Technology Sydney

University of Technology Sydney

February 2018 - Current

  • Lecturer in International Studies 

  • Academic Supervision of In-Country Studies Students in Spain, Chile and Argentina

  • Subject coordinator: Contemporary Spain and Cultures of Globalisation

  • Other teaching: Spanish Language & Culture, Foundations in International Studies, Globalisation in Historical Perspective and Contemporary Latin(o) Americas

University of Technology, Sydney

  • Academic Supervision of In-Country Studies Students in Spain, Chile and Argentina

  • Lecturer / Tutor: Cultures of Globalisation

March 2016 - February 2016

University of New South Wales

  • Tutor: Contemporary Europe in Crisis: Power and Culture

July 2017 - October 2017

The College, Western Sydney University

February 2017 - February 2019

  • Lecturer / Tutor in Introduction to International Relations and Global History

  • Tutor in Contemporary Society, Cultural Perspectives, Academic Skills for Arts, Understanding the Arts


October 2016 - January 2019

  • Instructor: International Perspectives

  • Learning Support

The Magic Bus

September 2007 - Julne 2016

  • Director of the English Language School, The Magic Bus, in Santander, Spain

  • ESL Teaching and Cambridge English curriculum coordination, Cambridge English Oral Examiner

University of Cantabria, Spain

March 2006 - May 2015

  • Curriculum Development of the Business Communication Subject in the Department of Business Studies

  • Business Communication to undergraduates, postgraduates and ERASMUS students in various courses in the university.



Doctor of Philosophy (International Studies) | 2010 | University of Technology Sydney ​

Master of Arts (International relations) | 2005 | The university of new south wales

Master of Arts (International studies) | 2004 | University of Technology Sydney

Graduate Diploma (International Studies) | 2003 | University of Technology Sydney

Bachelor of Media | 2000 | Macquarie University


Skills & Abilities


  • Undergraduate research supervision in the UTS International Studies ICS Program – Spain, Chile and Argentina

  • Subject coordinator in Contemporary Spain and Cultures in Globalisation (UTS)

  • Tutor/Lecturer at UTS, UNSW, UTS:Insearch and The College, Western Sydney University


  • Cultural theory in disciplinary areas of Spanish and European cultural studies and popular culture


  •  Presented papers in numerous international conferences in the areas of Spanish Studies, Conflict Studies, Celebrity Studies, Discourse Analysis, Cultural Studies and Australian Studies.


  • Redeveloped subject Contemporary Spain and led the reaccreditation of the Diploma in Languages


  • Director of the English Language School, The Magic Bus, in Santander, Spain with over ten staff members


  • Proficient in English, Spanish and Greek.


Awards & Grants

2018. Teaching & Learning Grant. “The Compact Reflection in Contemporary Society Subjects,” UTS. 

2018. Faculty Research Travel Scheme.

2016. Academic Career Development for Casual Teaching Staff Grant, UTS.


Media Appearances

Interview. November 18, 2018. ABC News at Noon. Lost children of Francoism.



AILASA: Association of Iberian & Latin American Studies of Australasia



Co-editor of PORTAL: Journal of Multidisciplinary International Studies (from July 2019)