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Titular Universidad

  • Tecnología de Alimentos


e-mail: iosune.cantalejoATunavarra.es

Phone number: (+34) 948 16 9135

First Name: María-J.                         Surname: Cantalejo

Nationality: Spanish


School of Agricultural Engineering, Public University of Navarre (UPNA)

Address: Campus de Arrosadía

Place: Pamplona, Navarre

Postal Code: E- 31006    Country: Spain

Phone Number: 34- 948-169779      

e-mail: iosune.cantalejo@unavarra.es


A tenured Professor in the Department of Agronomy, Biotechnology & Food at the Public University of Navarre.

Academic & Professional Background:

  • She graduated in Science.
  • She obtained her 2-year Masters in Food Science and Engineering with Honours.
  • She also obtained her PhD Degree with Honours at the Polytechnic University of Valencia (Spain).
  • Her research experience also includes a post-doc stage abroad for 3 years in the following Centres:

- the Research and Development Department in the Food Company WILD GmbH in Germany;

- the University of Bayreuth (Germany);

- and the Research Centre INRA in Nantes (France).

  • For 7 years, Head of the PhD Programm “Tecnology and Quality in the Food Industries” with Distinction of Quality  (No. MCD 2005-00388)  at the UPNA
  • For 7 years, Head of the Masters of Reseach in “Tecnology and Quality in the Food Industries”, with Accreditation (2015), according to the Bologna guidelines.
  • Supervisor of the 5 PhD Thesis
  • Supervisor of the 12 Masters Thesis and 48 Final Projects (Practicum)

Professional experience in:

- Development of new food products

- Studies of shelf-life, as well as microbiological, physical-chemical and sensory analyses on food products.

Personal skills

Honest, trustworthy and hard-working; passionate about researching & working on the next food revolution to eradicate hunger from the world. 



Universidad Pública de Navarra
Campus de Arrosadía - 31006 Pamplona
Tel. 948 169000
Fax. 948 169169
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