areas of knowledge and skills

Fields of knowledge: Forest ecology and dynamics; ecosystem functioning; biogeochemical cycles; soil carbon dynamics; agricultural systems (especially perennial crops); impact of climate change on ecosystems; carbon foot-printing and PEF standards

Data analysis: statistical analyses of large datasets (regression and multivariable techniques, spatial analysis, longitudinal and multi-census data). Experience in developing empirical and mecanistic models, evaluation and analysis of trends, development of predictive models

Programming languages and software: R (advanced); Python (data analysis, NumPy, Pandas, average user); QGIS (advanced); PostgreSQL (basic).

Language and collaborative networking: Multilingual communication, fluent in Spanish and English. Experience in living internationally and collaborating with individuals from many cultures with varied communication skills, work habits and expectations.

Individual skills: Self-learning capacity and creativity; multidisciplinary approach; I look at the big picture while carefully working on small details; creative problem solving; natural curiosity; determination to complete tasks. I seek for robust, science- and data-based answers, as realistic and exact as possible.


Alicia Ledo