– Josué Barrera Redondo (graduated October 2014): Main advisor
Thesis title: Morphological and environmental factors associated to changes in substitution rates in ferns.
– Diego A Escamilla Arriaga (current): Main advisor
Thesis title: Phylogeographic patterns of two wide-spread tree ferns in Mexico: Cyathea bicrenata and Alsophila firma (Cyatheaceae).
– Gabriel Merino Díaz (PhD, current): External co-advisor
Thesis title: Genetic, physiological and morphological variation in scaly tree ferns (Cyatheaceae) along altitudinal gradients.