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Mário Pereira

Mário Pereira

Assistant Professor

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  • Department: Biology Department
  • Research Group: Ecotoxicology
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Publications

Projects

SHIFT - Can we SHIFT to cost-effective bioassays with periphyton to enforce the risk assessment of pollutants in lotic ecosystems? See more

Scientific Supervision

Main Research Interests

Freshwater and Marine Microalgae Ecology and Taxonomy; Cyanobacteria Blooms and Cyanotoxins; Water Quality Assessment; Ecotoxicology and Risk Assessment; New Pharmaceutical Products.

Degrees and Position

Mário J. Pereira has a Ph.D. in Biology from the University of Aveiro - Portugal. He has obtained is graduation at the same University where he have developed must of its activity. He have start, under the supervision of Prof. Jorge Rino, is interest by the Taxonomy and Ecology of Algae including Cyanoprokaryota. Its main interests of research are related but not limited to that field and results were published in several journals (see details below). He have participated in the organization of International Conferences and the must relevant where the FWEEC (First World Environmental Congress) and the AFPR - Plankton Symposium series. He is, since 2002, Assistant Professor at the Biology Department of Aveiro University.


 


Academic Degrees


1999 - Ph.D. in Biology. Department of Biology. University of Aveiro-Portugal. Thesis - 'Use of Algae for Evaluation of Freshwater Contamination by Metals'. Supervisor: Prof. Jorge M.E.A. Rino


1987 - Degree in Biology. Department of Biology. University of Aveiro-Portugal.


Position


2002 to present - Assistant Professor. Department of Biology. University of Aveiro-Portugal.


2000 - 2002 - Invited Assistant Professor. Department of Biology. University of Aveiro-Portugal.


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