Eli Perez Ruiz

Grad Research Associate
Graduate Assistant/Associate

Student Information

Graduate Student
Geological Sciences
The College of Lib Arts & Sci


Born and raised in Ciudad Obregon,
Mexico, in the heart of the Yaqui Valley. Graduated with honors in
both Bachelor in Chemistry (2005) and Master in Science in Natural
Resources (2008) the Instituto Tecnologico de Sonora in 2005. He
worked as a research assistant at Instituto Tecnologico de Sonora from
2007-2011. He works as a professor-researcher in Universidad Autnonoma
de Ciudad Juarez since 2012. Member of the National Investigators
System of Mexico (SNI, Candidate) 2013-2015. He is currently studying
a Ph. D. in Geological Sciences in the School of Earth and Space
Exploration from Arizona State University. He got the PRODEP
scholarship from the mexican goverment and the prestigious
Fullbright-Garcia Robles scholarship.

Research Interests

- Ecohydrology of arid and semi arid ecosystems.
- Ecohydrology
of urban areas and agro-ecosystems.
- Environmental and
Watershed Hydrology.
- Remote sensing.
- Geographic
information systems.
- Net Ecosystem Exchange and
- Climate Change and Global Warming