CiTIUS alumni network aims to connect graduates of the center with each other, as well as to keep connected with the center.

CiTIUS offers a series of services for its alumni:

  • Providing advice to alumni who continue with a scientific career, for the next steps to take, including advice on HR calls.
  • Meetings with the Knowledge Management and Transfer (KMT) unit. Graduates may request meetings with members of the KMT unit to present their interests, proposals, etc.
  • Preferential access for alumni in events organized by CiTIUS, including benefits when possible, such as, for example, a discount on registration.
  • Exclusive support for all those issues that have to do with the establishment of collaborations with CiTIUS
  • The publication of job offers addressed to doctors will be facilitated.
  • Dissemination of:
    • Conferences, acts and events organized in the CiTIUS
    • Training activities
    • Calls for grants
  • CiTIUS Newsletter

If you want to know more about the network, or request to join it if you have completed your PhD at the center, send an email to


Andrea Cascallar Fuentes

Senior Data Scientist / FDS Spain, DXC Technology Company

She developed her PhD thesis, Fuzzy quantified protoforms for data-to-text systems: a new model with applications (2022), under the supervision of Alberto Bugarín y Alejandro Ramos. She has received EUSFLAT Best PhD Thesis European Award 2022 for her doctoral work.

David Chapela de la Campa

Postdoc Research Fellow / University of Tartu

Developed his PhD thesis, Behavioral-based algorithms for process model simplification (2021), under the supervision of Manuel Lama Penín.

Estefanía Otero García

Data Engineer Lead / Lookiero

Developed her PhD thesis, Descubrimento de grafos en datos enlazados para a anotación semántica de documentos (2017), under the supervision of Manuel Lama Penín and Juan Carlos Vidal Aguiar.

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