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Javier Arce-Nazario, PhD

Associate Professor, Geography, UNC-CH


Margaret “Peggy” Bentley, MA, PhD

Carla Smith Chamblee Distinguished Professor of Global Nutrition, UNC-CH
Associate Dean, Office of Global Health, Gillings School of Public Health, UNC-CH
Associate Director, Institute of Global Health & Infectious Disease


John Bruno, PhD

Professor, Biology, UNC-CH


John Buse, MD, PhD

Chief, Division of Endocrinology, UNC-CH
Verne S. Caviness Distinguished Professor, UNC-CH
Director, Diabetes Center
Director, NC Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute


Paúl Cárdenas, MD, PhD

Professor of Microbiology, USFQ
Adjunct Professor, Biology, UNC-CH


Jaime Chaves, PhD

Adjunct Professor, Evolutionary Biology, USFQ
Adjunct Professor, Biology, UNC-CH


Maria de Lourdes Torres, PhD

Vice-Dean, College of Biological and Environmental Sciences, USFQ
Head of the Biotechnology Department, USFQ
Adjunct Professor, Biology, UNC-CH
GSC Advisory Board, Chair


Andrea Encalada, PhD

Vice-Rector, USFQ
Lab Director, Aquatic Ecology, BIOSFERA Research Institute, USFQ
Adjunct Professor, Geography, UNC-CH


Cindy Fraga, PhD, MSW

Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, UNC-CH


Scott Gifford, PhD

Assistant Professor, Marine Sciences, UNC-CH
Sewell Family Foundation Fellow


Alex Hearn, PhD

Professor, School of Biological and Environmental Sciences, USFQ
Adjunct Professor, Biology, UNC-CH


Corbin Jones, PhD

Professor, Biology, UNC-CH
Faculty Director of Genomic Technologies, UNC School of Medicine
CGS Faculty Research Director
GSC Advisory Board, Member


Antonio León, PhD

Professor, Agricultural and Food Biotechnology, USFQ
Adjunct Professor, Biology, UNC-CH


Gregory Lewbart, MS, VMD

Professor, Aquatic Animal Medicine, NC State University


Xiaoming Liu, PhD

Assistant Professor, Geochemistry, UNC-CH


Kenneth Lohmann, PhD

Charles P. Postelle, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Biology


Adrian Marchetti, PhD

Associate Professor, Marine Sciences, UNC-CH
CGS Faculty Research Director
GSC Advisory Board, Member


Carlos Mena, PhD

Co-Director, Galapagos Science Center (USFQ)
Director, Galapagos Research (USFQ)
Director, Institute of Geography, USFQ
Professor, Geography, USFQ
Adjunct Professor, Geography, UNC-CH
GSC Advisory Board, Member


Valeria Ochoa-Herrera, PhD

Department Head, Environmental Engineering, USFQ
Co-Director, Institute Biosfera, USFQ
Adjunct Professor, Environmental Sciences & Engineering, UNC-CH


Phil Page

Assistant Director, Center for Galapagos Studies & Galapagos Science Center
Teaching Assistant Professor of Geography, UNC-CH
GSC Advisory Board, Secretary


Diego Quiroga, PhD

Rector, USFQ
Vice President of Research and International Programs, USFQ
Co-Director, Galapagos Academic Institute of Arts and Sciences (GAIAS), USFQ
Professor, Environmental and Life Sciences, USFQ
Adjunct Professor, Geography


Gonzalo Rivas-Torres, PhD

Professor of Ecology, USFQ
Adjunct Professor, Geography, UNC-CH


Diego Riveros-Iregui, PhD

Bowman and Gordon Gray Distinguished Professor of Geography, UNC
Faculty, Institute for the Study of the Americas, UNC
CGS Faculty Research Director
GSC Advisory Board, Member


Harvey Seim, PhD

Professor, Marine Sciences, UNC-CH


Jill Stewart Jill Stewart, PhD

Deputy Director, Center for Galapagos Studies & Galapagos Science Center
Singer Distinguished Professor of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, UNC-CH
CGS Faculty Research Director
GSC Advisory Board, Member


Enrique Terán, MD, PhD

Professor, School of Medicine, USFQ
Adjunct Professor, Pharmacology UNC-CH


Amanda Thompson, PhD, MPH

Associate Professor, Anthropology, UNC-CH
Associate Professor, Nutrition, UNC-CH
Associate Chair, Department of Anthropology, UNC-CH
CGS Faculty Research Director
GSC Advisory Board, Vice-Chair


Gabriel Trueba, PhD

Director, Institute of Microbiology, USFQ
Professor, Institute of Microbiology, USFQ
Adjunct Professor, Biology, UNC-CH


Todd Vision, PhD

Associate Professor, Biology, UNC-CH


William Vizuete, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering


Julee Waldrop, DNP, PNP, FAANP, FAAN

Professor, School of Nursing, UNC-CH


Steve Walsh, PhD

Director, Center for Galapagos Studies
Co-Director, Galapagos Science Center (UNC)
Lyle V. Jones Distinguished Professor of Geography, UNC-CH
GSC Advisory Board, Member