Miriam was born and raised in a small city called Burgos, in Spain. She graduated from University of Burgos in Chemistry in 2009. She received her Masters degree in Advanced Chemistry in 2010, and her Masters degree in Compulsory Secondary Education, Vocational Training and Language Teaching in 2011. Miriam received a grant from the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness to pursue her Ph.D studies in the synthesis of high performance aromatic polyamides and polymers with sensory ability under the supervision of Prof. José Miguel García Pérez at University of Burgos. Miriam joined Prof. Craig Hawker group as a visiting graduate student for three months.