Fernanda comes from Ecuador, where she earned a B.A. in Psychology at Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ). She is currently co-advised by Drs. Laura Carruth and Walter Wilczynski. Fernanda is interested in understanding the role of hormones in sex differences and social behavior, especially in vocal communication. She is also passionate about science outreach and likes to work with children and teenagers to awaken their curiosity and interest in science.