Julia Garcia-Oteyza Ciria
Julia is a geologist graduated at UCM (University Complutense of Madrid) in 2013. She also holds an MSc degree in Geological Risks from the Univertisty of Barcelona (2014), specialized in dating through dendrogeomorphological methodologies for flash floods and debris flows.
After finishing her master’s degree, Julia moved to Belo Horizonte, at the southern region of Brazil, where she lived for about 4 years, working in environmental consultancy companies, participating and conducting physical environment projects and studies. During her stay in Brazil, Julia also supported the management of Bicho do Mato Research Institute, being responsible for the organization and promotion of environmental related events and courses, among other activities. As head of corporate communication and pedagogical co-coordinator, Julia participated on active divulgation and assistance of the scientific projects.
On September 2019 she started her PhD on glacial oscillations and climate variability in NE Greenland.