Dr Montserrat Vilà
Top ecology researcher
Ecologist and research professor at Doñana Biology Station
“While moving goods and people around the globe we are mixing the biota of the planet and this can have negative impacts on biodiversity, ecosystem services and human well-being.”
Dr Montserrat Vilà is a world authority in ecology. With more than 200 scientific publications, she is among the top 1% most cited researchers in her field. She’s a research professor at Doñana Biological Station (EBD-CSIC), where she investigates the causes and consequences of global change.