• 70 Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow Caledonian University

    G4 0BA Glasgow

    United Kingdom

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Research interests

Alejandro is a determined multidisciplinary researcher who feels passionate for Nature and takes joy in learning. His research interests focus on plant-soil-atmosphere interactions, soil & water bioengineering, eco-hydrology, Nature-based Solutions against natural hazards, sustaianable farming, and the development of simple numerical tools to answer complex environmental questions.  

Alejandro is a Lecturer in Nature-based solutions (Geotechnical) & Hydrogeological modelling at the Department of Civil Engineering & Environmental Management. He also teaches in Water Resource Management, GIS, Fluid and Soil Mechanics. Alejandro has a comprehensive understanding of environmental issues and has a diverse technical skillset. He has collaborated in several multidisciplinary, international projects (e.g., Horizon 2020, Erasmus +), and he currently leads an open-air laboratory in NE Scotland where multiple innovative NbS for landslides & erosion are being tested. Alejandro also enjoys editing and reviewing for high-rank scienctific journals.   

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 1 - No Poverty
  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

Education/Academic qualification

PhD in Environmental Civil Engineering, A study on the eco-hydro-mechanical interaction of vegetation with shallow landslides, Glasgow Caledonian University

3 Nov 201325 Jan 2017

Award Date: 5 Jul 2017

MSc in Applied Ecology, Université de Poitiers

Award Date: 20 Sept 2013

BEng in Agricultural Engineering, Universidad de Salamanca

Award Date: 10 Feb 2010

BSc (Hons) in Environmental Science, Universidad de Salamanca

Award Date: 20 Sept 2006


  • Soil Science
  • Other Plant Sciences
  • Geographic Information Sciences
  • Hydrology
  • Applied Statistics


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