Maisa Rojas

Maisa Rojas is director of the Chilean Centre for Climate Science and Resilience (CR)2 and researcher in the Millennium Nucleus on Paleoclimate. She is an associate professor in the Department of Geophysics at the University of Chile and has a PhD in atmospheric sciences from the University of Oxford. Her expertise in climatology lies in analysis of climatic variability and climate projections in Chile, and her work includes participation in the Fifth Assessment Report of the IPCC as a lead author on the paleoclimate chapter and in the Summary for Policymakers. During 2019, she has presided over the Scientific Committee of the Chilean Ministry of Science in the preparations for COP 25.