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Marta S. Monteiro

Marta S. Monteiro

Assistant Researcher


  • Researcher ID: B-2830-2009
  • ORCID: 0000-0002-1891-7365
  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Functional Biodiversity
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AU=(Monteiro MS or Monteiro M) and AD=(Dept Biol and Aveiro or Inst Bot and Liege) NOT AU=(Monteiro MD or Monteiro, Madalena, or Monteiro, Marisa or Monteiro, Maria); ResearcherID: B-2830-2009; http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1891-7365


Research interests

Ecotoxicology

Fish and amphibian embryos as alternatives to animal testing

Biomarkers of environmental contamination

Endocrine disruption in aquatic vertebrate models

Environmental toxicology - pre-natal exposure to environmental contaminants

Academic degrees

2009 - PhD in Biology, University of Aveiro: Cadmium phytotoxicity and trophic transfer to isopods.

2003 - MSc in Advanced Biomolecular Methods, University of Aveiro: Avaliação da toxicidade de contaminantes ambientais em populações naturais de Pomatoschistus microps (Krøyer, 1938).

2000 - First degree in Biology, University of Aveiro.

Scientific activities

31/01/2019 - present - Contracted Researcher (Decree-Law 57/2016 Art.23rd - "Norma Transitória/Transitional Rule"), Biology Department & CESAM, University of Aveiro.

1/11/2015 - 30/01/2019 - Post-Doc researcher (FCT fellowship SFRH/BPD/100448/2014), Biology Department & CESAM, University of Aveiro.

01/02/2009 - 31/10/2015 - Post-Doc researcher (FCT fellowship SFRH/BPD/45911/2008), Biology Department & CESAM, University of Aveiro.

01/12/2004 - 30/11/2008 - PhD student (FCT fellowship SFRH/BD/13682/2003), Biology Department & CESAM, University of Aveiro.

Others

Peer review of Scientific Articles - @publons: https://publons.com/researcher/1662057/marta-monteiro

05/2015 - 01/2019 - Member of the Council of Biology Department, University of Aveiro.

Publications

Projects

Arsenic levels in the placental-fetal unit: a case study in parturient from Aveiro district See more

Maternal-fetal transfer of mercury in women from Aveiro district: influence of lifestyle and environmental factors See more

FENOMENO–Fate and effect of wastewater-borne manufactured nanomaterials in aquatic ecosystems See more

FUTRICA- Chemical Flow in an Aquatic TRophic Chain See more

DOMINO EFFECT - Degradation of lOtic ecosysteMs assocIated with plaNtation fOrestry: An Evaluation of plantation Forest Food-wEb CommuniTies See more

CLIMAFUN-CLImate Changes and Potencial Impact on Soil FUNctional Ecology See more

AGROMIX- Mixture Toxicity evaluation in agricultural soils See more

Scientific Supervision

Master (Main Supervisor): Joana de Aguiar Medeiros Correia (ex-CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Lídia Dias (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Ana Catarina ALves (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Cátia Sofia Santos (CESAM member)

Pesquisa (1º ciclo Biologia) (Main Supervisor): Daniela Patrício (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Erasmus) (Main Supervisor): Mihaela Mateiciuc (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (1º ciclo Biologia) (Main Supervisor): Bruna Teixeira (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Catarina Costa (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (1º ciclo Biologia) (Co-supervisor): Diana Martins (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (1º ciclo Biologia) (Co-supervisor): Rui Santos (not a CESAM member)

bolseira de projecto (Co-supervisor): Liliana Sofia Luís Saro Pedrosa (ex-CESAM member)

graduation - project (Co-supervisor): Diana Costa (not a CESAM member)

PhD (Co-supervisor): Mário Jorge Faria dos Santos Araújo (CESAM member)

PhD (Co-supervisor): Cátia Sofia Santos (CESAM member)

Post-doc (Co-supervisor): Carla P. Quintaneiro A. (CESAM member)

Previous grants

2015-2019 - Pos-doc fellowship financed by FCT (SFRH/BPD/100448/2014)


2009-2015 - Pos-doc fellowship financed by FCT (SFRH/BPD/45911/2008)


2004-2008 - PhD fellowship financed by FCT (SFRH/BD/17491/2004)

Participation in previous research projects

DOMINO EFFECT (PTDC/AGR-AAM/104379/2008) Degradation of lOtic ecosysteMs assocIated with plaNtation fOrestry: An Evaluation of plantation Forest Food-wEb CommuniTies, 2010-2013, as principal investigator.


POPs (PTDC/MAR/64729/2006) - Disruptores endócrinos e poluentes orgânicos persistentes. Estudo comparativo entre dois ecossistemas de transição: a Ria de Aveiro e a Laguna de Terminos (México), 2008-2011, as pos-doc researcher.


AGROMIX (PTDC/AGR-AAM/68676/2006) - Mixture Toxicity evaluation in agricultural soils, 2007-2010, as team member.


TROPHA (POCTI/BSE/48757/2002) - Trophic assimilation of inorganic and organic pollutants in terrestrial invertebrates, 2004 - 2007, as PhD student.


RISKA (POCTI/BSE/46225/2002) - Ecological and Cost-Effective Tools for the Risk Assessment of Estuarine Waters, 2002 - 2004, as MSc student.


CONTROL (PDCTM/C/MAR/15266/1999) - Cost-Effective Methods for the Monitorization of Environmental Contamination and Risk Assessment in the Costal Zone and Estuaries, 2001 - 2003, as MSc student.


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