He has a PhD under the Excellence Program "Government and Public Administration" at the Instituto Universitario de Investigación Ortega y Gasset; Master in Constitutional Law at the Centro de Estudios Políticos y Constitucionales (CEPC) and Master in Contemporary Latin American Studies at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid; University of Costa Rica and University of the Republic of Uruguay. Degree in Sociology from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid.
His main lines of research are focused on the study of relations between the powers of the State, the party system and the quality of democracy, where he has various publications in international peer-reviewed journals. He is a member of the National System of Researchers (SNI) and of the AMECIP research group "executive-legislative relations and their impact on public policies", as well as a member of the Editorial Committee and the Technical Committee of the journal Iuris Tantum, a journal of law and political science.
He has carried out research stays at El Colegio de México (COLMEX); the Centro de Investigaciones Sociológicas, Económicas, Políticas y Antropológicas (CISEPA) of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Lima; the Centro de Análisis de Seguridad (CEAS) of the University of Granada; and at the Universidad Humboldt of Berlin, in addition to being a regular speaker at international congresses.
On the other hand, he has taught at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, directing several successful doctoral theses. Among the subjects, those focused on State Theory, Political Systems, Constitutional Law and Investigation Techniques, among others, stand out.