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Micael Gonçalves

Micael Gonçalves

PhD Student

  • Thesis title: Marine Fungi: diversity and biotechnological potential
  • Supervisor: Dr. Artur Alves (University of Aveiro); Co-Supervisors: Dr. Ana Cristina Esteves (University of Aveiro) and Dr. Yves Van de Peer (University of Ghent)

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  • ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2295-3374
  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Stress Biology
  • Thesis title: Marine Fungi: diversity and biotechnological potential Supervisor: Dr. Artur Alves (University of Aveiro); Co-Supervisors: Dr. Ana Cristina Esteves (University of Aveiro) and Dr. Yves Van de Peer (University of Ghent) Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: FCT Grant reference: SFRHBD/129020/2017 Start date: 2017-11-01 End date: 2021-10-31


Publications

Projects

Scientific Supervision

Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Bruno Silva (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Alberto Abreu (not a CESAM member)

Academic Degrees

2017-Ongoing | PhD Student in Biology | University of Aveiro and University of Ghent: Thesis Title: "Marine Fungi - diversity and biotechnological potential", supervised by Dr. Artur Alves and co-supervised by Dr. Ana Cristina Esteves and Dr. Yves Van de Peer.

2014-2016 | Master in Molecular and Cellular Biology | University of Aveiro | 
Thesis Title: "Development of novel short and long term studies in Enchytraeus crypticus", supervised by Dr. Mónica Amorim and co-supervised by Dr. Susana Gomes.

2010-2013 | Degree in Biology | University of Aveiro 

Awards

Best Pitch | Research Submmit 2019 | University of Aveiro, Portugal, 3 - 5 July 2019.

Merit Scholarship 2015/2016 | Direção Geral do Ensino Superior.

Best PosterResearch Day UA 2015 | University of Aveiro, Portugal, 15 June.

Research Interests

- Diversity of Marine Fungi
- Microbial Interactions
- Genomics and Transcriptomics
- Biotechnological Potential of Microorganisms: Bioactive compounds; Microbial enzymes; Microbial proteins; Microbial metabolites; Toxins; Antibiotics

Professional Experiences

2019 (8 - 13 September) | Advanced Course on Data Analysis using R (40 hours) | Department of Biology at University of Aveiro

2019 (1 - 19 July) | Scientific Monitor at Academia de Verão | Department of Biology at University of Aveiro

2019 (1 - 5 July) | Advanced Course on Fundamentals of Animal Cell Culture (40 hours) | Department of Biology at University of Aveiro

2018 (23 - 27 July) | Advanced Course on Microbial Diversity: Methods and Applications (40 hours) | Department of Biology at University of Aveiro

2018 (9 - 13 July) | Advanced Course on Bioinformatics for Microbiologists (40 hours) | Department of Biology at University of Aveiro

2018 (8 - 20 July) | Scientific Monitor at Academia de Verão | Department of Biology at University of Aveiro

2016-2017 | Research Fellow | Department of Biology at University of Aveiro | Project: Alien - An integrated approach to unravel Lasiodiplodia-grapevine Interactions, supervised by Dr. Artur Alves

2013-2014 | Internship | Department of Pathology and Molecular Immunology in Biomedical Sciences Institute of Abel Salazar at University of Porto and Applied Ecology and Ecotoxicology Research Group at University of Aveiro


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