Agrigenomics - Dr. Claudia Rangel Escareño

Dr. Claudia Rangel Escareño

Tecnológico de Monterrey, Queretaro Campus.

Dr. Rangel-Escareño is a mathematician from the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana in Mexico City, Mexico. She received her Masters degree in Mathematics (1999) and also Ph.D in Mathematics (2003) from Claremont Graduate University, Claremont CA USA. Studies followed by a 3-year postdoctoral experience in the Computational Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics department at the University of Southern California after which, she returns to Mexico as research associate at the National Institute of Genomic Medicine in 2006.

Claudia Rangel-Escareño is professor of mathematics at Tecnológico de Monterrey's School of Sciences and Engineering and former Deputy Director of Population Genomics at Mexico's National Institute of Genomic Medicine. Dr. Rangel has been adjunct professor at the Institute of Mathematical Sciences and also Transdisciplinary Studies of Claremont Graduate University in Claremont California USA since 2003 with full online teaching since 2006. Dr. Rangel's research interests are in computer-intensive methods in statistics and probability for applications in genomics and molecular biology. In total, Dr. Rangel-Escareño has nearly 60 scientific publications, her work is highly cited with nearly six thousand citations with h-index of 21 and i10-index of 32. She is a Fellow of the National Council of Science and Technology, has been invited as a speaker among others, by the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, Switzerland, and the Ludwig-Maximilians University in Munich, Germany. She is a member of the prestigious National Research System (SNI), Level 2.