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Ricardo Rozzi

Ricardo Rozzi, Chilean philosopher, ecologist. Achievements include invention of Tourism with a Hand-lens; development of Field Environmental Philosophy; development of Ecological Inquiry in the Everyday Environment - Chilean Ministry of Education. Recipient National prize, National Science Foundation, Chile, 2004, Science and Practice award, Ecology and Society Journal, 2008.

Background

  • Rozzi, Ricardo was born on October 6, 1960 in Santiago, Chile.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences Ecology, University Católica, Santiago, Chile, 1985. Master of Science in Biological Sciences Ecology, University Chile, Santiago, 1990. Master of Arts in Philosophy, University Connecticut, Storrs, 1998.

      Doctor of Philosophy in Ecology, University Connecticut, Storrs, 2001.

    Career

    • Associate professor University North Texas, Denton, since 2004. Adjunct researcher Institute Ecology and Biodiversity, Santiago, Chile. Researcher University Magallanes, Punta Arenas, Chile.

      Republican for S. American International Society Environmental Ethics, since 1998. Co-founder biocultural conservation, environmental ethics, and ecotourism graduate program University Magallanes, Punta Arenas, Chile, since 2003. President Science Committee Cape Horn Biosphere Reserve, Punta Arenas, Chile, since 2005.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include invention of Tourism with a Hand-lens. Development of Field Environmental Philosophy. Development of Ecological Inquiry in the Everyday Environment - Chilean Ministry of Education.

    Works

    • Author: (book/audio cd) Multi-ethnic Bird Guide of the Austral Temperate Forests of South America. Co-author: (textbook) Fundamentos de Conservación Biológica: Perspectivas latinoamericanas.

    Membership

    Director Omora Ethnobotanical Park, Cape Horn, 2000. Member of Ecological Society Chile, Ecological Society of America, International Environmental Ethics.

    Connections

    • Married Francisca Massardo.
    • spouse: Francisca Massardo.
    Ricardo Rozzi
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    Born October 6, 1960
    (age 56)
    Nationality
    • 1985
      University Catolica
    • 1990
      University Chile
    • 1998
      University Connecticut
    • 2001
      University Connecticut
    • 2004
      Associate, professor University North Texas
      Denton, Maryland, United States