Dr Miriam Rios-Sanchez

Associate Professor , 

United States

Spanish, English, French
United States, Colombia

Research Focus

Groundwater studies (occurrence, flow, natural quality) in glacial deposits, mountainous areas, and fractured rocks. Surface and groundwater monitoring. Most of the research projects have s string component on education and training.


  • Strengthening Capacities of Groundwater Exploration in the upper Chinchina River watershed   via sustainability and environmental U.S.- Colombia studies 
  • Characterization of aquifer layers and groundwater flow in the a glacial aquifers of Red Lake Tribal Nation
  • Groundwater Assessment in the Upper Chinchiná River Watershed, Colombia.


  • Associate Professor

Global goals

Target 6.1
Target 6.4
Target 6.5
Target 6.6
Target 6.A
Target 6.B
Target 15.4

Professional Organisations

  • Geolatinas


  • United States
  • Colombia

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