Specialist in silvopastoral systems

Lourdes Mariella van Heurck

Zootechnical engineer, Master in Agricultural Sciences and Renewable Natural Resources

She is a zootechnical engineer with a master's degree in Agricultural Sciences and Renewable Natural Resources from CATIE-Costa Rica, with doctoral studies at the National Agrarian University La Molina, Lima.

Currently, she teaches at the National University of the Peruvian Amazon. She has 30 years of teaching experience and work in private institutions such as the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) and expertise in the project in North Carolina, United States, in the area of tropical pastures.

She is inclined to projects related to the recovery of degraded soils.