Roosevelt García-Villacorta
  PhD candidate

   Cell and Molecular Plant Biology
   Institute of Molecular Plant Sciences,
   School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh
  Royal Botanical Garden of Edinburgh

  20a Inverleith Row
  Edinburgh 
  EH3 5LR
  UK


  Peru

  Peruvian Center for Biodiversity and Conservation (PCB & C)



 


Research Interests:
Ecology and plant diversity patterns in the Amazon; Plant traits and ecosystem processes; Vegetation mapping, soil, and carbon dynamics; Biogeography, phylogeography and the origin and evolution of the Neotropical flora; Conservation of biodiversity processes in the Andes-Amazon region.


Previous Host Institutions:
University of Missouri, Saint Louis, (UMSL), USA
Nature & Culture International,(NCI), Peru
Universidad Nacional de la Amazonia Peruana, (UNAP), Peru