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Kennet E. Flores

Assistant Professor
Earth and Environmental Sciences

Location: 4150N Ingersoll Hall
Phone: 718.951.5000 x3253
Fax: 718.951.4753
Email:   Kennet E. Flores 's Web site

Kennet E. Flores was born in Costa Rica and grew up in a small village near the historical town of Nicoya in the Nicoya Peninsula. At the age of 14, Flores moved to the city of San Jose (Costa Rica), where he attended high school and college. Moving in the same direction of the emerging country he attended to competitive Technology and Engineering Catholic High School. However, at the end of high school he surprised his family and friends when he decides to shift gears and enrolled in geology program in college. After earning his bachelor's and licentiate degrees , he moved to Europe for a one-year international exchange student program but ended up enrolled in a graduate school program at Université de Lausanne in Switzerland, from which he received his Ph.D. Subsequently, he joined the American Museum of Natural history as a postdoctoral research and educational fellow.

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