Maria Rosa Sitjes Figueras graduated in Social Education in 2017 by the University of Girona. Her work experience is reflected in the world of educational leisure, where she has worked as a premonitor, monitor and director of children’s and youth activities.

During 2016/17 academic year she participated in HEBE Project through a fellowship grant, which allows her to start in the field of research. She is currently working in the field of childhood and adolescence. Her research interests are mainly related to the rights of children and adolescents and their quality of life.