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Javier Otegui

  • PhD
  • Biodiversity Informatician
  • Freelance
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Biologist by degree and informatician by hobby, merging those worlds through a PhD on Biodiversity Informatics. Experienced in large database management and biodiversity data analysis and visualization. Interested in teaching at university level and research on global biodiversity information

Recent publications

  • Increasing phenological asynchrony between spring green-up and arrival of migratory birds

    • Mayor S
    • Guralnick R
    • Tingley M
    • et al.
  • Protected areas in the Spanish Pyrenees: A meaningful way to preserve biodiversity?

    • Otegui J
    • Villarroya A
    • Ariño A

Professional experience

Biodiversity Informatician


October 2014 - Present

Research Scholar

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado at Boulder

September 2012 - September 2014(2 years)

PhD Student

Universidad de Navarra

July 2007 - July 2012(5 years)


Planetario de Pamplona

April 2012

Doctoral academic stay and guest researcher

The Global Biodiversity Information Facility

May 2011 - August 2011(3 months)

Practics teaching assisstant

University of Navarra

September 2007 - August 2011(4 years)

Undergraduate research assisstant

Aranzadi zientzia elkartea

June 2006 - September 2006(3 months)



Faculty of Science, University of Navarra

July 2007 - July 2012(5 years)

Degree in Biology

Faculty of Science, University of Navarra

October 2002 - June 2007(5 years)

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