Dr. Yusdiel Torres Cambas is a postdoc at the Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB). He is assessing the protection offered by the Cuban protected area system to freshwater biodiversity and to the supply of freshwater ecosystem services, considering the present conditions and future climate and land use/land cover change scenarios.

  • since 2023 - Postdoc at IGB
  • 2021-2023 - Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at the IGB and Institute of Geoecology, TU Braunschweig (Postdoc)
  • 2006-2020 - Department of Biology, Universidad de Oriente (Lecturer)

Reviewer activities
  • Journal referee: Scientific Data, Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment, Revista de Biología Tropical, Revista de Investigaciones Marinas

  • Systematics and biogeography
  • Conservation biology
  • Global change biology
  • PhD in Biology, 2012-2017

    Facultad de Biología, Universidad de La Habana, Cuba

  • MSc in Zoology and Animal Ecology, 2009-2011

    Facultad de Biología, Universidad de La Habana, Cuba

  • BSc in Biology, 2001-2006

    Universidad de Oriente, Cuba