SNAPSHOT C.V.

Professional life

  • Present2008

    Director of the OAG

    Granadilla Environmental Observatory Foundation. Tenerife, Canary Islands

  • Present2001

    Editor-in-chief

    Journal of Nature Conservation. Elsevier B.V, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • 20092000

    Associate Professor of Ecology

    University of La Laguna, Tenerife, Canary Islands

  • 20091996

    Freelance Consultant

    Eurpean Commission, AECI, GTZ, Council of Europe, UNEP, etc.

  • 20011995

    President of the ECNC

    European Centre for Nature Conservation. Tilburg, Holland.

  • 19951994

    Director of the ORI

    Institutional Relations Office of the Canary Islands Government. Madrid, Spain

  • 19941993

    Chief Conservation Officer

    ICONA - National Institute for Nature Conservation, Tenerife, Canary Islands

  • 19961990

    Regional Councilor for Western Europe

    IUCN - International Union for the Conservation of Nature, Gland, Switzerland

  • 19931991

    Advisor to the Minister of Economy & Finance

    Department of Economy and Finance, Canary Islands Government. Tenerife.

  • 19911988

    Senior Advisor on Ecology and Environmental Policy

    Presidency of the Canary Island Government, Tenerife, Canary Islands

  • 19871987

    Senior Advisor

    Cabinet of the President. Government of Spain. Madrid, Spain

  • 19841981

    Superintendent of Teide National Park

    ICONA - National Institute for Nature Conservation, Tenerife, Canary Islands.

  • 19851976

    Regional Biologist / Technical Adviisor

    ICONA - National Institute for Nature Conservation, Tenerife, Canary Islands.

  • 19801976

    Assistant Professor / Lecturer of Ecology

    University of La Laguna, Tenerife, Canary Islands

  • 19761975

    Research Fellowship

    Ministry of Research & Science, Tenerife, Canary Islands

  • 19761972

    Collaborator / Assistant scholar

    Museum of Natural History, S/C de Tenerife, Canary Islands

Education & Training

  • PhD in Biology 1991

    Cum laude

    University of La Laguna, Tenerife, Canary Islands

  • Environmental Impact Assessmet 1980

    Qualified

    CIFCA - International Training Centre for Environmental Sciences.. Madrid

  • National Parks & Equivalent Reserves 1980

    Qualified

    International Seminar by the US National Park Service, Parks Canada & Michigan University

  • Interpretation Management 1977

    Qualified

    US National Park Service Training Centre, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, USA.

  • Infantry Officer 1975-1976

    Lieutenant jr.

    Spanish Army: Infantry Academy of Toledo / II Batallon, La Palma.

  • Bachelor in Biology 1970-1975

    Career Extraordinary Prize

    University of La Laguna, Tenerife, Canary Islands

  • Spanish High School 1963-70

    Pre-University Diploma

    Instituto Nacional de Enseñanza Media de La Laguna. Canary Islands

  • German High School 1963-1969

    Oberschule Diploma

    Deutsche Schule. S/C de Tenerife. Canary Islands