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Ecologist

Jordi Bascompte, Spanish ecologist. Achievements include research in role of space in the stability and persistence of populations and communities; effects of habitat loss in biodiversity. Generalitat de Catalunya fellow, 1993, Spanish Minister Education and Science fellow, 1996, National Science Foundation fellow, 1998.

Background

Bascompte, Jordi was born on May 20, 1967 in Olot, Girona, Spain. Son of Francisco and Gloria (Sacrest) Bascompte.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biology, University Barcelona, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, University Barcelona, 1994.

Career

Assistant professor University Barcelona, 1993-1994, teaching fellow, 1994-1995. Postdoctoral fellow University California, Irvine, 1996-1997, National Center of Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, 1998-1999. Associate professor research Spanish Research Council, Sevilla, Spain, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in role of space in the stability and persistence of populations and communities. Effects of habitat loss in biodiversity.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Diving, movies, magic, literature.

Connections

father:
Francisco Bascompte

mother:
Gloria (Sacrest) Bascompte