12th George Brown Lecturer of the Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland
November 2000 to date: Natural History Museum, London, UK
September 1996 to October 2000: Estación Experimental del Zaidín (CSIC), Granada, Spain
September 1994 to August 1996: Department of Geology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Ph.D.: Clay Mineral Processes, University of Granada (Spain), 1994
Graduate in Chemistry, University of Málaga (Spain), 1985
Member of the Editorial Board of Clay Minerals. November 2010 to date.
Clay Minerals Group of the Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland. 2001 to June 2011.
2010. Interstratified Clay Minerals: Origin, Characterization and Geochemical Significance. S. Fiore, J. Cuadros and F.J. Huertas, editors. AIPEA (International Association for the Study of Clays) Educational Series, Pub. No. 1, Digilabs, Bari, Italy, 190 pp.
2009. Invited editor for Clay Minerals, vol. 44, issue 4. Devoted to papers presented in the Mid-European Clay Conference 2008 (Zakopane, Poland).
2004. Invited editor for the special issue of Applied Clay Science: Volume 26, Issues 1-4, Pages 1-542. Clays in Natural and Engineered Barriers for Radioactive Waste Confinement (Reims, France, December 2002).