Irene Duch Latorre (she/her/hers)
Position title: PhD student, Department of Anthropology
- Curriculum vitae
Irene is a third-year PhD student in the Strier lab. She was trained in Biology in Spain and Ecuador and holds an M.S. in Anthropology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is interested in Neotropical primate conservation and behavioral ecology of spider monkeys. She aims to understand how habitat loss and fragmentation affect spider monkeys, and, in particular, brown-headed spider monkeys (Ateles fusciceps fusciceps) inhabiting forest fragments in western Ecuador.