Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science and Administration of the Complutense University of Madrid. Her main lines of research are public policies of equality, Europeanization, transversality of a gender approach in public policies and gender and political representation; she recently investigates populism and democratic decline from a gender perspective. She is PI with María Bustelo of the UNiGUAL R&D project on the implementation of equality policies in Spanish universities and co-director of the Gender and Politics Research Group. Her latest monographs are Gender and Political Analysis (with Johanna Kantola, Palgrave, 2017) and The Symbolic Representation of Gender (with Petra Meier, Ashgate, 2014). Recent articles have been published in the European Journal of Political Research, Journal of Common Market Studies, Social Politics, and Policy and Society. The monographs she has edited are Populism and Feminist Politics (International Political Science Review, with Johanna Kantola), Care policies in practice (Policy and Society 28, 4, 2019, with Rossella Ciccia) and Policymaking from a Gender + Equality Perspective (Journal of Women , Politics and Policy, 38, 1, 2017, with Petra Meier and Mieke Verloo).