Andrés Castellanos-Chacón

Andrés Castellanos-Chacón

Research Assistant / BSc Psychology 2017-2018

Universidad El Bosque

Andrés is a researcher in training at the Human Behavior Analysis Lab (LACH), Faculty of Psychology at Universidad El Bosque in Bogotá, Colombia.

His research interests include hormonal and microbiota effects on human behavior. He worked on microbiota during his stay at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, under the supervision of Dr. Isaac González-Santoyo, and has worked in neuroscience under the supervision of Dr. Milena Vásquez-Amézquita, as well as in molecular biology, under the supervision of Juan Pablo Hernandez.

Research Project

Señales perceptibles de salud física y mental en rostros, voces y olores corporales, y su relación con niveles hormonales [Perceptible signs of physical and mental health in faces, voices, and body odours, and their relationship to hormone levels]

Universidad El Bosque, 2019-2020

Supervisors: Juan David Leongómez, Oscar R. Sánchez, Eugenio Valderrama, and Milena Vásquez-Amézquita

Interests

  • Hormones and Behaviour
  • Neuroscience
  • Gut microbiota
  • Molecular biology

Education

  • BSc in Psychology, 2018

    Universidad El Bosque (Bogota, Colombia)

  • Electronic Technologist, 2014

    SENA (Bogota, Colombia)

Co-authored publications