Andrea Alatorre Troncoso

Andrea Alatorre Troncoso

Career Interests

Conservation, Payments for Ecosystem Services, Protected Areas, Land Use Change, Latin-America
Employment Sought:
Internships

Education

Master of Environmental Management, May 2019
Nicholas School of the Environment
Duke University, Durham, NC
Concentration: Environmental Economics & Policy
 
Master of Science, September 2014
Imperial College, London
Concentration: Conservation Science
 
Bachelor of Science, June 2013
National Autonomous University of Mexico
Major: Biology

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Contact

andrea.alatorre.troncoso@duke.edu

Additional Information

PUBLICATIONS
Social Perceptions about the Effects of New Large-Scale Mining Practices on a Historic Mexican Mining Township. 2017. Alatorre-Troncoso, Armendáriz & Troncoso.
Working paper. Transcribed and coded interviews with community-members living in mining townships. Prepared a scientific paper for publication.
 
Mexico’s national payments for ecosystem services programme: in the wrong place at the right time. 2014. [http://bit.ly/2esYsKu].
Performed a gap analysis using QGis, designed and implemented a web survey for protected area managers, estimated costs of implementing PES in key locations.
 
Preliminary evaluation of the Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES) program in Cuatrociénegas, Coahuila. 2013. [http://bit.ly/2e8rDbe].
Conducted and coded interviews with community leaders participating in PES, performed in situ verification and digital image processing.
 
ACADEMIC DISTINCTIONS AND EVENTS
Imperial College: Graduated with Merit from MSc (September 2014)
Imperial College: Awarded the Imperial College bursary for Masters’ thesis work (April 2014)
UNAM: Graduated with Honors from BSc (April 2014)

Graduation Date

May 2019

Preferred Sector

Academic Institution
Consulting
Non-profit / NGO

Skills

community-based management
ecology
environmental economics
GIS
international development policy

Languages

English
French
Spanish

Preferred Location

International