Jonathan Cueto-Escobedo received his doctorate degree in Psychology (Behavioral Neuroscience) from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. He is currently a researcher at the Institute of Health Sciences, Universidad Veracruzana and a member of the National System of Investigators (SNI I). His research interests include experimental models of anxiety and depression, neurobiology of behavior, particularly addiction and food intake as a reward with a translational perspective. He has published 10 book chapters and 13 scientific papers and made more than 20 presentations at international conferences. He has also published several works of science divulgation. He has lectured at several universities in México, including the University of Xalapa, University of Veracruz, University of Guadalajara, University of Tlaxcala, and Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.