Veterinarian from Litoral University. Faculty of Agronomy and Veterinary (Argentina) May 1987
Master of Agriculture from Miyazaki University, Graduate School (Japan) March 1992
Ph. D. in Agriculture from Kagoshima University, United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences (Japan) March 1995
HDR (Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches) Blaise Pascal University – Clermont-Ferrand II (France) 2006
Since 2001 he is a senior research scientist at the French Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), Theix Research Centre (France).