Dr. Lorena Recio-Vázquez collects, compiles, and organizes data for ISSF databases, including the public vessel lists (PVR, PSR, IMO, etc.).
She also produces reports to supply data for ISSF scientific publications. Before joining ISSF, she worked as a Technical Manager in an international project of soil mapping in Ecuador, where she gained skills in Geographic Information Systems, data quality control, and team coordination. Before that, she worked for five years as a Pre-Doctoral Researcher at the National Museum of Natural Sciences (CSIC) in Madrid, Spain, where she earned a Ph.D. in Environmental Chemistry.
Recio-Vázquez holds a B.Sc. in Environmental Sciences and an M.Sc. in Management and Treatment of Waste, both from Universidad Autonoma de Madrid (Spain). She also has completed a course on Database and Web Development and Programming.