GONZÁLEZ-WEVAR Claudio Alejandro
Claudio González-Wevar is Associate Professor of the Institute of Marine and Limnological Sciences of the Austral University of Chile, in Valdivia, Chile. In the past decade, Dr. González has concentrated on studying biogeographic patterns in shallow invertebrates of the Southern Ocean. His line of research focuses on understanding the evolutionary processes involved in the origin and diversification of particular groups of Antarctic and sub-Antarctic molluscs. He is a Latin American Representative to AntECO (State of the Antarctic Ecosystem), a scientific program of the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR).
- Location: Valdivia