Mar Mancha-Cisneros Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Academic Training

  • 2011-2017: PhD in Environmental Life Sciences, Arizona State University
  • 2005-2008: Bachelors of Science in Marine and Freshwater BiologyUniversity of Texas at Austin, (USA)

Professional Experience

  • Consultant / Technical Lead for the Illuminating Hidden Harvests Project (March 2021 – October 2021), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, Italy
  • Postdoctoral Associate, Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University, Beaufort, NC, USA (Spring 2018 – October 2021) – Coasts and Commons Co-Laboratory website
  • Consultant and Scientific Advisor, The Nature Conservancy-Mexico, Tempe, AZ, USA (Summer 2016 – Spring 2018)
  • Graduate Research Associate, Center for Biodiversity Outcomes, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA (Summer 2017 – Fall 2017)
  • Consultant/Research Associate, Comunidad y Biodiversidad A.C., Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico (Summer 2013 – Fall 2017)
  • Coupled Infrastructure Systems Analyst, Center for Behavior, Institutions, and the Environment, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ (Summer 2015 & Summer 2016)
Teaching Positions
  • Faculty Associate, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, USA
    • Quantitative Methods in Conservation and Ecology (Instructor; Fall 2017)
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ (2011-2016)
    • Developmental Biology (Lecture TA; Fall 2017)
    • Quantitative Methods in Conservation and Ecology (Co-Instructor and Lab TA; Spring 2014 – 2016)
    • Introduction to General Biology I Lab (Fall 2013)
    • Introduction to General Biology II Lab (Fall 2011 – 2012, Honors section)