Ph.D. Interdisciplinary Ecology, School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 2009.
Tropical Conservation and Development Concentration
Dissertation: Conservation implications of livelihoods and park interactions.
M.S. Botany, University of Florida, Gainesville,Fl, 2002.
Thesis: Liana loads and post-logging liana densities after liana cutting in a lowland forest in Bolivia.
B.S. Biology, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia, 1996.
Thesis: Structure and floristic composition of a lowland rain forest in the piedmont of the Andean eastern slope, Casanare, Colombia.