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zoologist

Ignacio José De la Riva, Spanish zoologist. Certified biologist University Complutense, 1986. Member of Association Herpetológica Española.

Background

Riva, Ignacio José De la was born on January 8, 1960 in Madrid.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Complutense, Madrid, 1993.

Career

Collection manager Estación Biológica Doñana, Sevilla, Spain, 1986—1987, predoctoral researcher, 1987—1991, University Las Palmas, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, 1991—1992. Consultant zoologist European Union, Bata, Equatorial Guinea, 1993. Postdoctoral researcher University Kansas, Lawrence, 1994—1996.

Tenured scientist Museo National Ciencias Naturales, Madrid, since 1996, vice-director, 1999—2002.

Achievements

  • Certified biologist University Complutense, 1986.

Membership

Member of Association Herpetológica Española.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, travel, photography, music.

Connections

Son of Joaquín De la Riva and Teresa De la Viña. Married Paloma Lauzurica. Children: Lucía, Guillermo.

father:
Joaquín De Riva

spouse:
Paloma Lauzurica

children:
Lucía Riva

Guillermo Riva