Adriana Marcela Silva Olaya

Universidad de la Amazonia

Dr. Adriana Silva Olaya has studied agroecology at the University of the Amazon in Colombia (2006). She obtained her M.Sc. in Soil and Plant Nutrition awarded by University of Sao Paulo in 2011, and her Ph.D. in Soil and Plant Nutrition from the same university in 2014. Then, in 2015 she became a full professor at the Faculty of Agricultural Science at the University of the Amazon, where she teaches soil courses for undergraduate, master and Ph.D. students. She has published scientific papers in international journals regarding mainly to soil carbon dynamics in tropical regions, greenhouse gases emission and global warming.