Researcher of the Center for Research and Gender Studies of the UNAM where she teaches the Graduate Seminar "Qualitative Methodologies for Social Research: Globalization, Gender and Migration". Degree in International Relations from the Tecnológico de Monterrey, she studied a Master's Degree in European Studies (2006) at the University of Amsterdam, Holland, and is a Doctor in Humanistic Studies (2015) with Honorable Mention of Excellence by the Tecnológico de Monterrey with the thesis entitled "The construction of processes of autonomy for the decision-making of women migrant return workers". He is a member of the National System of Researchers (SNI 1) and a teacher of the MITRA Erasmus Mundus Masters in "Intercultural Mediation: Identities, Mobilities and Conflicts" based at the University of Lille, France. She is a member of the Chair UNESCO - Tec of Ethics and culture of peace for the scope of human rights, and of the Board of Directors of the Institute for Women in Migration (IMUMI) A.C. Her lines of research: gender and migration, women's autonomy, gender violence.