Alejandra Echeverri

PhD Student
Graduate Global Leadership Fellow

Bio

Alejandra is a PhD student in Resource Management and Environmental Studies. She works under the supervision of Dr. Jiaying Zhao and Dr. Kai M.A. Chan. Her research focuses on the adaptation of social-ecological systems to environmental changes. She holds a BSc in Biology from Universidad de los Andes, Colombia (2012), and an MSc in Resource Management and Environmental Studies (2015) from IRES. Her career has focused on several topics including: ornithology, environmental education, peace education, science communication, and environmental consulting for infrastructure projects.

Featured Publications

·         Del Risco, Andrés A., and Alejandra Echeverri. 2011. Oilbird (Steatornis caripensis), Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

·         Matamala, Mateo, and Ornithology Course 2010-20, Universidad de los Andes (edited by Alejandra Echeverri, Iliana Medina, Erika Salazar, Viviana Alarcón & C. Daniel Cadena). 2012. Bare-faced Ibis (Phimosus infuscatus), Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

·         Echeverri, A. 2012. The whole story behind palm oil. The lunchbox- ready-to-eat sustainable development bites made by I Have a Mango. CISV International.

·         Echeverri, A. 2012. What’s for dinner?. The lunchbox- ready-to-eat sustainable development bites made by I Have a Mango. CISV International.

·         Echeverri, A. 2012. Water and sustainable development. The lunchbox- ready-to-eat sustainable development bites made by I Have a Mango. CISV International.