Maria Aguirre-Macedo

Maria Leopoldina Aguirre-Macedo


Summary

AGUIRRE-MACEDO Ma. Leopoldina.. ECOLOGY AND TAXONOMY OF DIGENEANS. PARASITE ECOLOGY IN AQUATIC ORGANISMS. ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY
Position: Senior Professor at the Center for Research and Advanced Studies (CINVESTAV-IPN) campus Merida Yucatan, Mexico.
Education: Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico-UNAM- BS (General Biology) 1986; CINVESTAV-IPN Campus Mérida, México-MSc (Marine Biology) 1990; The University of Exeter, UK -PhD (ParasiteEcology) 1996.
Professional Experience: Field Work Assistant, Instituto de Biología UNAM, Mexico (1985-1986); Research Assitant, CINVESTAV-IPN Campus Mérida (1990-1992); Junior Profesor CINVESTAV-IPN Campus Merida (1996-1999); Senior Profesor CINVESTAV-IPN Campus Merida (2000 at present). Awards and Honors: COSNET Award to do MSc. degree (1989-1990); National Research System (SNI) candidate level Award (1991-1995) CONACYT-Britsh Council Award to do PhD in England (1993-1996); SNI-Level 1 Award (1996-2002); SIN-Level 2 Award (2003-2012): SIN-Level 3 Award (2013-Present). ASP (Nominating Committee).
Research: Factors affecting parasite transmission, long-term parasite community ecology, trematode life cycles, taxonomy of digeneans and mollusc's parasites. Author of: 55 refereed publications. Mailing Address: Departamento de Recursos del Mar, CINVESTAV-IPN Unidad Mérida, Carretera
Antigua a Progreso Km 6, Cordemex, Merida, Yucatán Mexico, C.P. 97310

Agricultural Science Biodiversity Climate Change Biology Conservation Biology Developmental Biology Ecology Freshwater Biology Histology Marine Biology Microbiology Parasitology Taxonomy Zoology

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Full profesor

Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados del IPN, Unidad Mérida
Sea Resourses
Research and postgraduate teaching.

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