NICOLÁS RAMOS-LARA, PHD.

Professor of Biology

Education
    li>Postdoctoral fellowship, Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro
  • PhD, Wildlife and Fisheries Science, University of Arizona
  • MSc, Biological Sciences, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
  • BSc, Biology, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana

Teaching Specialties
  • Animal Behavior
  • Animal Physiology
  • Conservation
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Zoology

Research Interests
  • Animal Behavior
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Species-Habitat Relationship
  • Ecological Niche
  • Population Dynamics
  • Sensory Ecology
  • Conservation Physiology

Affiliations
Honors and Awards
  • Fellow of the National System of Researchers (SNI-CONACyT), Level 1
  • Fellow of the National System of Researchers (SNI-CONACyT), Level c
  • University medal for outstanding students, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana


Biography
Dr. Nicolás Ramos-Lara was born in Mexico City where he obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Biology at the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana and his Master’s degree in Biological Sciences at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Later, he obtained his PhD in Wildlife Ecology at the University of Arizona in the United States. He then got a 2-year postdoctoral fellowship at the Universidad Autónoma de Qurétaro, where he taught courses like ethology and animal physiology, and conducted research on tree squirrels and horned lizards. He has several publications in international journals and a book chapter. He has been fellow of the National System of Researchers (SNI-CONACyT) since 2015. His research interests focus mainly on animal behavior, conservation, and wildlife ecology.
Contact Information
Tel. 01419 6893054
Email: nramoslara@astate.edu