Alonso Ramírez

(Associate Professor),

Ph.D., Ecology, Institute of Ecology, University of Georgia, 2001. Director,

El Verde Field Station and Director of REU in Tropical Ecology and Conservation.



  • Stream ecology;
  • stream ecosystem responses to urbanization;
  • ecology of aquatic insects and the role they play in ecosystems;
  • taxonomy and systematic of aquatic insects, with emphasis on immature stages or larvae





  • Limnology (Grad + Undergrad),
  • Aquatic Entomology (Grad + Undergrad),
  • Urban Environments (Grad),
  • Biostatistics (Grad),
  • Topics in Modern Biology (Grad),
  • Introduction to Ecology (Undergrad)


Research :Structure and function of Urban and non-Urban Streams