Departamental II – DII. 255
Area of Biodiversity and Conservation
Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
c/ Tulipán, s/n.
E-28933 Móstoles (Madrid)

Fax:      +34 91 664 7490
E-mail: rocio.chaves at

Short CV

2013 – Degree in Biology, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos

2014 – MsC in Microbiology, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

2015 – MsC in Biodiversity, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Research lines

Mechanisms of community assembly in plant communities of semiarid environments.

Chaves, R.; Ferrandis, P.; Escudero, A.; Luzuriaga, A. L. (2021). Diverse phylogenetic neighborhoods enhance community resistance to drought in experimental assemblages. Scientific Reports 11: 22499.