Laura Jimenez Jimenez

Doctoral aspirant
Primary office:
Dyche Hall

Adviser: Jorge Soberon
Research Interests: Statistical and ecological niche modeling, biodiversity, biogeography and Statistical Ecology
Hometown: Guanajuato, Mexico


  • 2011, BSc in Mathematics, University of Guanajuato, Mexico
  • 2013, MSc in Probability and Statistics, Research Center of Mathematics (CIMAT), Mexico.


  • Jimenez, L., Christen, A., and Soberon, J. On the problem of estimating fundamental niches from occurrence data. International Society for Bayesian Analysis Wold Meeting, Cancun, Mexico, July 2014. Poster presentation.

Fellowships, Awards, & Honors:

  • Jimenez, L. Ph. D. Studies Fellowship. National Mexican Council for Science and Technology (CONACYT). 48 mo. 09/01/2015 – 07/31/2019
  • Jimenez, L. Master Degree Studies Fellowship. CONACYT. 24 mo. 08/01/2011 – 07/31/2013. Funded.

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