We are an interdisciplinary ecology lab that employs mathematical and statistical models to study how organisms interact with their environment (including their parasites) in heterogenous spatio-temporal settings.  


Diseases, space, movement and conservation

Quantitative Ecology Lab

Department of Biology

University of Puerto Rico-Río Piedras

Lab news:

  1. -All lab members are safe after Hurricanes Irma and Maria.  Our lab suffered from flooding, but all data and samples are safe. We are grateful for all friends and colleagues that offered their help.   ¡Vamos pa’ lante!

  2. -The lab just won an award from the Puerto Rico Science, Technology and Research Trust. 

  3. -Nicole just published a popular science article about conservation in Diálogo (http://dialogoupr.com/las-especies-se-extinguen-y-que/).