Angelique is picking foraminifers (protists) from Vieques, Puerto Rico

Angelique Rosa, M.Sc., she/her

Program Co-Director & Science Communication Coordinator

Angelique is a Biologist, Environmental Scientist, and a Communicator from Carolina, Puerto Rico. She studies benthic protists as markers of marine ecosystem health. 

CoCo SciComm Team interviewed Angelique, our Science Communication Coordinator, to get insight into her motivation and purpose for working at CoCo. 

Q: What do you enjoy most about working with the team?

A: I enjoy working with people driven by an impactful cause.

Q: What made you decide to be involved in a program like CoCo?

A: CoCo emerged from our perseverance and persistent belief in the necessity to uplift the underrepresented ones. Seeing how our hard work and views are financially validated is one of the most fulfilling feelings. 

Q: What kind of activities do you enjoy doing outside work? 

A: Yoga, fitness, camping, beach walks, reading, dancing salsa

We esteem Angelique's perspective and believe in a better future for Science. Angelique is also the Co-Founder of the GeoLatinas Blog, a multilingual platform that inspired the development of CoCo. You can follow Angelique's work on: Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Research Gate

Lastly, look at Angelique's feature on CoCo's Twitter and Instagram accounts.