Valeska Vásquez Lepio

Research Assistants

Marine Biologist from the Austral University of Chile. She has performed management, sample collection and data processing tasks in various scientific expeditions supporting numerous research projects aimed at the oceanographic study of fjord and channel ecosystems in southern Chile in the sub-Antarctic and Chilean Antarctic zone.

She currently works as a research assistant for the Pelagic Processes line, in charge of determining biodiversity, abundance and biomass of phytoplankton – microzooplankton, and other related oceanographic parameters.