Life Sciences department, Plants Division, The Natural History Museum. Research assistant (1996-present).
Oct 2009 - present
Flora Mesoamericana. Taxonomic treatments of different families of flowering plants.
Coordinator of the Darwin Initiative project “Herramientas y Entrenamiento para la Conservación y Monitoreo de Helechos de El salvador”. Main responsabilities: plant collection, training courses for local people, production of a field guide.
2003 - 2006
Coordinator for the Darwin Initiative Project “Information Incentives for the Convention of Biological Diversity (CBD) Implementation in Paraguay and Argentina”
Responsabilities included organizing and carrying out fieldwork surveys, plant collection, training courses and production of field guides. Natural History Museum (UK).
Coordinator of the project: Trees of the Maya Word. Main responsabilities: organizing field work in México, Guatemala and Belize, organizing the production of a CD and a field guide.
Project: Estudio de la Biodiversidad Bioláogica de la Reserva Natural del Bosque Mbaracayú”, canindeyú, Paraguay. Main duties: database all the botanical specimens held in BM, collecting, production of checklist and filed guides.