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Faculty of Natural and Territorial Sciences

Welcome to the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Territory.
Here you will find a stimulating academic environment and a community of faculty and students dedicated to exploring and understanding the challenges and opportunities related to the natural sciences and territory from a sustainable development perspective.
This Faculty is a unique place where knowledge and experience are combined to address the most important environmental challenges of our time. From biodiversity conservation to sustainable natural resource management, our students have the opportunity to engage in practical, real-world projects that have a positive impact on society.
Here, students will have the opportunity to learn from industry leaders and experts in natural sciences and sustainable development.
In addition, they will have access to a wide range of resources and technologies to support their learning and professional development.
The Faculty of Natural Sciences and Territory is the perfect place for those interested in making a positive difference in the world and in their professional development.


Néstor Ahumada Galaz

Geographer, Licentiate in Geography and Master in Human Settlements and Environment Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.
PhD in Environmental Management, Landscape and Geography from the University of Barcelona, whose thesis obtained the mention CUM LAUDE, institution that awarded him the Diploma of Advanced Studies (DEA).
As a teacher, he has worked in various institutions, such as the University of Santiago, U. de Las Américas, Universidad. Tecnológica Metropolitana (Chile), and the Academia De Guerra del Ejército de Chile as a Postgraduate Professor.
He has more than 23 years of experience in Environmental management matters in the Municipality of Santiago de Chile, performing technical internships in the Municipality of Vitoria Gasteiz, Basque Country, Spain in the years 2012 and 2018.