He has belonged to the Mexican National System of Researchers of CONACYT since 1992 and is currently a Level 3 Researcher.
He has been responsible for several research projects at UNAM and CONACYT, and for academic exchange and international cooperation projects. He has participated in projects on collapse calderas in Antarctica, the Andes of Argentina, Costa Rica, Spain, and El Salvador. He has taught undergraduate and graduate courses at UNAM since 1980. He is a member of the Mexican Academy of Sciences, the Mexican Geophysical Union, the Geological Society of America, the American Geophysical Union, the International Volcanology Association (IAVCEI), the Volcanic Geology Commission-IAVCEI, the Geological Heritage Commission-IAVCEI, and the Geoparks Network. UNESCO of Latin America and the Caribbean. He is a co-founder member of the Collapse Caldera Commission of IAVCEI.
I am going to participate as an invited professor in the International Course of Volcanology at Olot, which is organized by FES-Olot and the University of Girona. I am also going to do the field with Professor Joan Marti from CSIC-Barcelona.