Cristina Güerri Ferrández holds a bachelor’s degree in Criminology and Public Prevention Policies from Universitat Pompeu Fabra and an inter-university master’s degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice. During her studies at UPF, Cristina received a fellowship as research assistant and spent one semester at Utrecht University through the Erasmus Programme. She was also awarded the Prize for the Outstanding Graduate of the Year after graduating with the best average mark in the university. Cristina is currently researching the impact of prison officers on the daily life of Catalan prisons with a FPU Scholarship. She is passionate about research and enjoys debating on social issues and learning about other ways of living and understanding the world. Mainly for this reason, she loves reading and travelling to other countries.