University of Magallanes (UMAG), VP Research and Graduate Programs, & Institute of Ecology and Biodiversity (IEB)
Phycology and Botany
Dr. Mansilla is a phycologist and botanist. He helped established the Facultad de Ciencias of Universidad de Magallanes (Chile), where the research is focused on the sub-Antarctic Magallanes region.
He played an important role on the development of the Cape Horn Biosphere Reserve and the Master of Science Program. He is the Director of Research and Graduate Studies at Universidad de Magallanes.