ELENA VÁZQUEZ JIMÉNEZ receiver her doctorate degree in Fine Arts (2004) specialising in Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage at the the University of Seville. She is an specialist in conservation and restoration of graphics documents and textures. In the research field, she received a postgraduate scholarship of an international level in Mexico D.F, and another one of national level through the "Fundación de Investigación" of the University of Seville. She has completed two research stays at the "Instituto Valenciano" of Conservation and Restoration in the Department of Graphic Work and Archival Material. Also, she has participated in several research projects, and she has attended several conferences and workshops in national and international level, she has coordinated and participated in several of them.
Currently, she a substitute professor in the Department of Painting at the Faculty of Fine Arts in the University of Seville.