Meet the team

Ecological intensification ( EI PROJECT)



Principal Investigators

Juan Luis Celis

Juan Luis Celis
(PUCV)

Director

PhD in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (Universidad de Chile).

Francisco F. Fontúrbel

Francisco F. Fontúrbel
(PUCV)

Principal investigator

PhD in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (Universidad de Chile).

Blas Lavandero

Blas Lavandero
(UT)

Principal investigator

PhD in Ecology (University of Lincoln).

Aurora Gaxiola

Aurora Gaxiola
(PUC)

Principal investigator

PhD in Plant Ecology (University of Cambridge).



Associated researchers

Sebastián Abades

Sebastián Abades
(UM)

Associate Investigator

PhD in Biological Sciences (PUC).

Eduardo C. Arellano

Eduardo C. Arellano
(PUC)

Associate Investigator

PhD in Forestry (Virginia Tech).



Postdoctoral researchers

Rocío Pozo

Rocío Pozo

PhD in Zoology (University of Oxford).

M. Isabel Mujica

M. Isabel Mujica

PhD in Biological Sciences (PUC).



Graduate students

Pedro Mondaca

Pedro Mondaca

Agronomist, MSc in Agriculture and Environment Sciences, PhD student in Agri-food Science program, P. Universidad Católica de Valparaíso.



Keira Dymond

Keira Dymond

BSc in Development Studies and Natural Resource Management (University of East Anglia), MSc in Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture (University of Exeter), PhD student at University of Reading-UK.

Brynelly Bastidas

Brynelly Bastidas

Biologist. PhD student in Agricultural Sciences, P. Universidad Católica de Chile.




Camila García

Camila García

Biologist, MSc in Agriculture and Environment Sciences, PhD student in Agri-food Science program, P. Universidad Católica de Valparaíso.





Victoria Madrid

Victoria Madrid

PhD student in Agricultural Sciences, P. Universidad Católica de Chile.

Natalia Olmos

Natalia Olmos

Agronomist MSc student in Agriculture and Environment Sciences at P. Universidad Católica de Valparaíso.

Enrique Maldonado

Enrique Maldonado

Biologist (University of El Salvador). M.Sc. student in Applied Ecology at U. de Talca.

Valeska Rojas

Valeska Rojas

Agronomist, MSc student in Agriculture and Environment Sciences at P. Universidad Católica de Valparaíso.



Marlene Ponce

Marlene Ponce

Agronomist MSc student in Agriculture and Environment Sciences at P. Universidad Católica de Valparaíso.

Valentina Riffo

Valentina Riffo

Biologist, MSc student in Biological Sciences at Universidad de Chile.


Manuel López

Manuel López

Biologist, MSc student in Biological Sciences at Universidad de Chile.


Catalina Guerra

Catalina Guerra

Biologist, PhD student in Ecology, P. Universidad Católica de Chile.




José Lladser

José Lladser

Agronomist, MSc student in Applied Ecology at Universidad de Talca.

Violeta Romero

Violeta Romero

Biologist, PhD student in Agricultural Sciences at Universidad de Talca.

Professional staff

Pablo Díaz-Siefer

Pablo Díaz-Siefer

Agronomist, MSc in Agriculture and Environmental (P. Universidad Católica de Valparaíso), and MSc in Environmental Science and Management (Université Catholique de Louvain).

Martina Le-Bert

Martina Le-Bert

Biochemistry, MS in Statistics (P. Universidad Católica de Chile).