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Vanessa Jesus Oliveira

Vanessa Jesus Oliveira

Investigadora Auxiliar


  • Researcher ID: K-4593-2014
  • ORCID: 0000-0003-4223-0851
  • Ciencia ID: DC15-CF77-2324
  • Departamento: Biologia
  • Grupo de Investigação: Ecologia Marinha e Estuarina
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: Author: (Oliveira V) AND Author: (Oliveira, V) AND Author: (Oliveira, V.) AND Address: (CESAM)


Interesses de investigação

1) Environmental Microbiology; Microbial Ecology; Molecular Biology
2) Investigation of marine microbial symbionts to search for novel compounds including biocatalysts and antibiotics.
3) Bacterial biodegradation of pollutants and microbe enhanced phytorremediation.
4) Bioinformatics and metagenomic based analysis

Graus académicos

2014 – PhD in Biology, Specialization in Microbiology by the Aveiro University.
2008 – Master in Microbiology by the University of Aveiro (final classification of 16).
2007 – 4 years degree in Biology by the University of Aveiro (final classification of 15).

Atividades científicas

POSITIONS
- January 2019 - Present: Junior researcher, CESAM & Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, Portugal (Norma Transitória, DL 57/2016)
- Postdoctoral researcher, February 2015 – December 2018: CESAM & Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, Portugal.
- Invited Auxiliar Professor (30%): Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, Portugal.
- Promoter in Biotechnology project, January 2013 - December 2014 (supported by government program “Passaporte para o Empreendedorismo”).
- PhD student, November 2009 - October 2014: CESAM & Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, Portugal.
- Scholarship research grant, November 2008 - October 200: Research project (PTDC/MAR/67752/2006), Department of Chemistry, University of Aveiro, Portugal.
- MSc student, September 2007- December 2008: Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, Portugal.

TRAINING ACTIVITY

- July 2018 – Participation in Metagenomics Bioinformatics 2018 course conducted by the European Bioinformatics Institute EMBL-EBI; Cambridge, UK.
- November/December 2015 – Short Term Scientific Mission (STSM), in the frame of e-COST Action FLOWS (ES1301), under the supervision of Dr. Mark Lever, ETH Zurich, to learn innovative techniques in molecular biology (sequencing) and to produce new datasets from the deep-sea sediment samples that were brought from Expedition 351 of the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP).
- Setember/October 2010 – Short-term stay in Julius Kühn-Institut, Braunschweig, Germany, to learn techniques relating to the detection and characterization of plasmids from endophytic bacteria capable of hydrocarbon degradation, under the supervision of Dr Kornelia Smalla

Publicações

Projetos

Symbioreactor - Sustainable Production of Bioactive Metabolites from Microbial Symbionts of Marine Sponges and Corals Ver mais

4D-REEF Past, present, and future of coral reefs in the Coral Triangle Ver mais

AquaHeal - Modulação microbiana em aquaculturas com sistema de recirculação: em direção de um sistema de produção supressor de doenças Ver mais

EcoTech-SPONGE- Estudo da ecologia, função e biotecnologia de plasmídeos originários de simbiontes microbianos em esponjas marinhas Ver mais

AQUASAFE - Desenvolvimento de novas tecnologias para antecipar e diagnosticar surtos de doenças na aquicultura Ver mais

MARMER: O papel das plantas de sapal no ciclo do mercúrio. Identificação das interacções planta-bactérias-Hg críticas para a remediação de ecossistemas (MARMER) Ver mais

Orientações científicas

final degree project (Co-orientador): Lúcia Roque (not a CESAM member)

final degree project (Co-orientador): Rosa Cirne (not a CESAM member)


Financiamento do CESAM: