Paloma has a degree in Economics and Business from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and a PhD in Economics and Business Administration from the National University of Distance Education (UNED). She is currently Professor of Financial Economics at the Department of Financial Economics and Accounting from the same university. She has extensive teaching experience in teaching financial accounting and cost accounting in Degrees, Diplomas and Degree studies, using traditional methods and online learning platforms. She is the author of several books that address issues related to these matters. In the field of university management have held various positions, and is currently Associate Dean for Academic, Faculty of Economics and Business. She is interested in new ways of teaching and learning and the potential of Web 2.0 for teaching throughout life.