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Department of Human Behavior, Ecology and Culture

Deutscher Platz 6
04103 Leipzig

phone: +49 (0)341 3550 - 315
fax: +49 (0)341 3550 - 333

e-mail: cissewski@eva.mpg.de


Curriculum Vitae

Education

2019-presentPhD Candidate
Department of Human Behaviour, Ecology, and Culture, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
2017-2019MSc in Biological Sciences: Ecology and Evolution
Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, Faculty of Science, Universiteit van Amsterdam
Supervisors: Dr. Daniel Kissling, Dr. Hal Caswell, Dr. Nicolás Montalva Rivera
2018Professional degree in Physical Anthropology
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Universidad de Chile
2008-2012Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology with major in Physical Anthropology
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Universidad de Chile

Research Experience

2019Guest researcher
Society and Health Research Center, Universidad Mayor
Supervisors: Dr. Nicolás Montalva Rivera, Dr. Dieter Lukas, and Dr. Martijn Egas
Review literature to address the evidence of competition and cooperation across the human life cycle and their influence in life-history traits
2018-2019MSc student researcher
Theoretical Ecology Group, Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, Faculty of Science, Universiteit van Amsterdam
Supervisors: Dr. Hal Caswell, Dr. (c) Silke van Daalen, and Dr. Isabel Smallegange
Explore the relationship between stochasticity and the patterns of different demographic outputs among plants and animals through the fast-slow continuum. Use of programming language and statistical software R, and the COMPADRE and COMADRE databases.
2018MSc student researcher
Laboratory of Biogeography and Macroecology, Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, Faculty of Science, Universiteit van Amsterdam
Supervisors: Dr. Daniel Kissling and Dr. Hal Caswell
Analyse the relationship of macroecological drivers in the number of surviving offspring and its variability on contemporary human populations. Use of programming language and statistical software R, and ArcGIS for spatial data.
2016-2018Guest researcher
Section for Ecoinformatics and Biodiversity, Aarhus Universitet
Supervisor: Dr. Jens-Christian Svenning, Dr. Nicolás Montalva Rivera, and Dr. Daniel Kissling
Explore spatial and geographical patterns of reproductive behaviour in contemporary human populations
2015-2018BSc student researcher
Department of Anthropology, Universidad de Chile
Supervisors: Dr. Nicolás Montalva Rivera, Dr. Luseadra McKerracher, Dr. Miriam Pérez, Dr. Sergio Flores
Analysis of the relationship between socioeconomic conditions and the variation of reproductive behaviour in contemporary female population from Chile. Use of programming language and statistical software R
2014Research assistant
Faculty of Science, Universidad de Chile
Supervisor: Dr. (c) María José Herrera
Cortisol collection from hair samples and application of psychological tests
2013Research assistant
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Science, Universidad de Chile
Supervisor: Dr. (c) Constanza Silva
DNA collection from saliva samples and application of socioeconomic surveys
2012Research assistant
Faculty of Science, Universidade do Sao Paulo
Supervisor: MSc Tamara Pardo
Dietary data collection from interviews and creation of methodological and ethics tools.
2012Research assistant
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Science, Universidad de Chile
Supervisor: Dr. Sergio Flores
Bioanthropological, health and diet data collection from human remains at the R. P. Gustavo Le Paige’s Museum.

Work  Experience

2016 Assistant
Ethics Committee for Research, Faculty of Social Science, Universidad de Chile
2016Physical anthropologist
El Olivar site, route 5
2010-2016Professional support in codification
Social Research Center, TECHO
2010-2013Outreach facilitator
Faculty of Social Science, Universidad de Chile
2012Professional internship
Archaeological Research Institute and R. P. Gustavo Le Paige’s Museum, Universidad Católica del Norte
Supervisor: Dr. Mark Hubbe
2011Physical anthropologist
El Olivar site, Brillamar
2011Conservation assistant
Archaeological Research Institute and R. P. Gustavo Le Paige’s Museum, Universidad Católica del Norte
Supervisor: Dr. Mark Hubbe

Teaching Experience

2015Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
Evolution II
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Science, Universidad de Chile
Supervisor: Dr. Sergio Flores
2013Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
Human Ecology
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Science, Universidad de Chile
Supervisor: Dr. Luis Flores
2012Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
Human Ecology
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Science, Universidad de Chile
Supervisor: Dr. Luis Flores
2012Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
Introduction to Physical Anthropology
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Science, Universidad de Chile
Supervisor: MSc Sebastián Krapivka
2012Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
Introduction to Scientific Method
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Science, Universidad de Chile
Supervisor: Dr. Germán Manríquez
2011Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
Introduction to Scientific Method
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Science, Universidad de Chile
Supervisor: Dr. Germán Manríquez
2010Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
Evolution I
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Science, Universidad de Chile
Supervisor: MSc Sebastián Krapivka
2010Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
Biology
Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Social Science, Universidad de Chile
Supervisor: Dr. Eugenio Aspillaga

Awards, scholarships, and grants

2017-2019Scholarship holder
BECAS Chile – Chilean government