Michela Pacifici

Postdoc researcher

Phone:+39 0649914163

e-mail: michela.pacifici@uniroma1.it


I joined the Global Mammal Assessment lab in 2011 as a Master student, and my project aimed at identifying the relationships between managed fires and the persistence of ungulates in savannah landscapes. Since 2012 I have been working as a PhD student, and seek to explain the distribution of species at a global scale. The focus of my research is the study of the impacts of climate change on species, in particular terrestrial mammals, by using life-history traits to identify priority species, both in the present and in the future.

I am also actively involved with the Small Carnivore and the Australasian Marsupial & Monotreme Specialist Groups for the ongoing reassessment of mammals.

Professional interests

Population ecology

Climate change

Conservation priority setting

Large-scale distribution of biodiversity

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