Firestone Center phone
numbers: 2787 - 0208 or 2787 - 0173
USA: 011-506 - 2787- 0208 or
Physical adrress: Barú, Dominical, Del Mini Super Barú, 1 kilomtetro al Oeste Sobre la carretera a Dominical.
Michael Ballagh is Assistant Vice president
for International Programs at Pitzer College,
and is the primary point of contact for
prospective users of the Firestone Center and
Donald A. McFarlane teaches Tropical
Ecology. His interests
lie in tropical mammalogy, and quantitative
assessment of biodiversity.
Cheryl Baduini teaches Tropical Ecology in
the Semester-Abroad program. Her interests lie
in ornithology, marine ecology. and freshwater
Paul Faulstich teaches Human Ecology in the
Semester-Abroad program. His interests lie in
human perceptions of nature and especially
Melinda Herrold-Menzies teaches Human
Ecology in the Semester-Abroad program. Her
interests lie in the dynamics of community
Alvaro Redondo Brenes is a tropical ecologist
with interests in restoration ecology and forest
Katie Purves-Roberts teaches environmental
chemistry. her interests at the FCRE lie in
water and soil chemistry.
Agroecologist Juan Araya has interests in the
human dimensions of agriculture in the areas
surrounding the FCRE.
Roberts is the Geographic Information
Systems specialist for the Claremont Colleges.
His interests lie in spatial analysis and the
integrative potential of GIS in undergraduate
Christenson is a wildlife biologist and
photographer who is extensively involved with
FCRE research and education.
Last Updated: Friday June 17 2011