Dr. Farias is an Associate Professor at the Department of Oceanography, Director of the M.Sc. Program in Oceanography, and an Adjunct Researcher at the Millennium Institute of Oceanography, University of Concepcion, Chile.
She is a Principal Investigator at the Center for Climate and Resilience Research.
She was an invited speaker at the Mini Symposium "Nitrogen Fixation in aquatic environments: Strategies and Ecology" with the lecture "“N-fixation affects the N2O and N2 reservoirs in the tropical and subtropical South Pacific."
The Mini Symposium was held at the P. Universidad Católica de Chile in Santiago on January 13, 2012, as part of the activities of ECODIM 2012, and was open to the scientific community and attended by faculty, graduate and undergraduate students.