Curriculum vitae

Jesús Jiménez



1-MARE- Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre. Quinta do Lorde Marina, Sítio da Piedade, 9200-044 Caniçal, Madeira, Portugal.




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2017: University Expert in Remotely Piloted Aerial Systems (RPAS) and Civil Applications University of Cadiz, Spain.


2008: Remote Sensing Specialist National University of Distance Education (UNED), Spain.


2007: Master in Geographical Information Systems (GIS): Environment and Land Management University of Seville, Spain.


2002: Bachelor in Biology University of Seville, Spain.






2018: RPAS Remote Sensing and GIS Researcher MARE - Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre (Madeira, Portugal).

2017: Remotely Piloted Aircraft System Consultant Technical University of Loja (Loja, Ecuador). Generation and processing of Dry Scrub RPAS Multi-Spectral Imagery. Calculation of Vegetation Indices and Analysis.

2012 - 2016: Geographic Information System Researcher Charles Darwin Fundation (Galapagos Islands - Ecuador). Coordination of the GIS Area at the Charles Darwin Research Station (CDRS).

2009 - 2011: Geographic Information System Technician Hi-Tec. Blueline Consultoría y Formación (Seville - Spain). Formation and implementation of GIS Geobase in the Registries of Western Andalusia. Commonwealth of Municipalities GIS Implementation.

2007: Geographic Information System and Remote Sensing Technician Department of Information Systems. EGMASA (Seville - Spain). Digital processing and exploitation of multitemporal series of satellite images (Modis, Landsat).




Peer Reviewed

Jiménez López, J. & M. Mulero-Pázmány (2019) Drones for Conservation in Protected Areas: Present and Future. Drones, 3,10.DOI:

Jiménez, J., (2017). RPAS contribution on research and conservation in protected areas: present and future. Postgraduate thesis. University of Cadiz.

Parra, M., Jiménez, J. and Toral, V., (2015). Evaluation of the incidence of boats impacting green turtles (Chelonia mydas) along the southern coast of Isabela, Galapagos. Pp.95-102. In: Galapagos Report 2013-2014. GNPD, GCREG, CDF and GC. Puerto Ayora, Galapagos, Ecuador.

Acuña-Marrero, D., Jiménez, J., Smith, F., Doherty, PF. Jr., Hearn, A., Green, JR., et al., (2014). Whale Shark (Rhincodon typus) seasonal presence, residence time and habitat use at Darwin Island, Galapagos Marine Reserve. PLos ONE 9 (12): e115946.

Jiménez, J., (2010). Comparative study of sampling procedures in the quality control of digital classification of satellite images. Postgraduate thesis. University of Jaen.

Jiménez, J., (2007). Remote Sensing for Environmental Applications. Postgraduate thesis. University of Seville, Spain.