* Paulina Alava Nunez

Paulina Alava Nunez
Member in DFG PAK 823-825: Remote sensing as surrogate for phylodiversity and functional processes along land use and elevation gradients. |


Curriculum vitae


MSc. Earth System Science - Climate Studies (2009 – 2011) Wageningen University (WUR). Wageningen – The Netherlands

Engineer in Geographical Sciences and Sustainable Development (1999 – 2006) Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador (PUCE) Quito – Ecuador



Water Program Assistant. International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). February 2012 – March 2013.

Intern: Vietnam Institute of Meteorology, Hydrology and Environment. (IMHEN) May 2011- August 2011

Information manager. Ministry of Environment of Ecuador (MAE). February 2009 – July 2009.

Field Forest Technitian. Ministry of Environment of Ecuador (MAE). October 2008 – February 2009.

GIS Manager. Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador (PUCE). September 2007 – January 2008.

Geographer assistant. NAZCA Institute – Agua Foundation. September 2006 – April 2007









Scientific interest


Nature Conservation

Spatial Analysis




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