Assistant Professor, Department of Social Sciences
Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Coastal Studies
University of Puerto Rico – Mayagüez Campus

Contact information:
Email: tania.lopez1@upr.edu
Mailing address:
Department of Social Sciences · University of Puerto Rico – Mayagüez Campus
Call Box 9000
Mayagüez, PR 00681-9000

Academic background:
PhD Geography (2008), The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Geography
MSc Geography (2002), The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Geography
BSc Environmental Science (1997), University of Puerto Rico, Natural Sciences Faculty

Research interests:
Natural hazards, disaster risk reduction, community and household vulnerability and     adaptive capacity
Ecosystems services, drivers of ecosystem change, land-cover change
Mixed methods, participatory research techniques, Geographic Information Systems, Cartography

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