Lourdes Herrasti Erlogorri has a degree in Geography and History from the University of the Basque Country. Teacher of Secondary Education. Specialized in osteoarchaeology. She has directed and participated in numerous research projects from prehistory to the present. Focused on the study of funerary contexts, her recognized prestige as an osteoarchaeologist has been reflected in numerous scientific publications. She directs and collaborates actively in the projects of exhumation and identification of people who were repressed during the Civil War and the Franco dictatorship.