She is Profesora Contratada Doctora at the Department of Arts Education, University of Seville, Spain, where she teaches in undergraduate and postgraduate courses of teacher education. She taught in non-formal education, initial and continuing teacher education of different school types and levels, pedagogy in Italian Conservatoires, at the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya, University of Bologna, Italy. She published articles, papers, book chapters in different languages, and the translation of an instructional anthology. Among the topics of her research, initial and continuing music teacher education, professional knowledge and musician-teacher professional identity related to teacher action in the classroom, and instructional models as an essential element in teachers’ education. She has been member of editorial committees of different journals. Dr. Jorquera has been member of different professional associations and study groups linked to education, music and dance, taking part in conferences. She started her ISME membership in 1996.