Carlos A. Valle

Dean of the College of Biological and Environmental Sciences
Maxwell Building, M-305
  • Ph.D., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, US.
  • M. A., Ecolology, Evolution and Behavior, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, US.
  • Degree in Pure Biology, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador, Quito, Ecuador.
Professional Profile

Carlos Valle has a PhD in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and a Master's degree in Ecology, Evolution and Behavior from Princeton University, United States. He has a degree in Pure Biology from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador. Carlos is Dean of the Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador, where he teaches Evolutionary Biology, Biostatistics and Experimental Design. He is Associate Scientific Director of the Galapagos Science Center (GSC). Carlos has conducted field research in the Galapagos Islands since 1980 studying seabirds and lava lizards. He was a fellow and associate researcher at the Charles Darwin Scientific Station in Galapagos, member of the Board of Directors of the Charles Darwin Foundation, naturalist guide of the Galapagos National Park and instructor of the Galapagos Naturalist Guide Training Program


Nature, Exploration, Birdwatching in Galapagos