Caring about the future

Sílvia Raquel da Silva Monteiro

Sílvia Raquel da Silva Monteiro

Assistant researcher

  • Author Name : Monteiro, S.S.; Monteiro, S.

  • Researcher ID: F-8611-2015
  • ORCID: 0000-0002-8784-7276
  • Ciencia ID: A01F-BD85-BC5C
  • Department: Chemistry
  • Research Group: Biogeochemical Processes & Pollutants (BPP)
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AU=(Monteiro S) AND AD=(Minho) AND AD=(Aveiro)

Research interests

*Marine Ecology
*Marine conservation
*Molecular Ecology
*Trophic Ecology
*Habitat use Modelling
*Marine mammals

Academic degrees

2014 | PhD in Biology| University of Minho, PT

2007 | MSc in Ecology| University of Aveiro, PT

2005 | Degree in Biology| University of Aveiro, PT

Scientific activities

2020 - 2022 | Assistant Researcher (FCT|FEDER), MicroPlasTox project | University of Aveiro, PT

2018 - 2019 | Post-doc researcher (BPD/UI88/6883/2018|INTERREG), Cephs and Chefs project | University of Aveiro, PT

2016 | Post-doc researcher at Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e do Mar | University of Aveiro, PT

2014-2015 | Post-doc researcher (BPD/UI88/6883/2014|FCT), CetSenti project | University of Aveiro, PT

2011-2015 | Collaborator at LIFE+ MarPro project | University of Aveiro, PT

2010-2012 | Collaborator at FAME project | University of Minho,PT

2008-2011 | Team Member at SafeSea project | University of Minho, PT


2021 | Main examiner | Ana Ângelo | MSc in Biology | University of Aveiro, PT
2021 | Main examiner | Ana Oliveira | MSc in Biology | University of Aveiro, PT
2020 | Main examiner | Pauline Gauffier | PhD in Biology | University of Cádiz, SP
2019 | Main examiner | Sara Simões | MSc in Biology | University of Aveiro, PT
2018 | Main examiner | Joán Giménez| PhD in Biology | University of Barcelona, SP
2017 | Main examiner | Bárbara Camarão | MSc in Biology | Univeristy of Aveiro, PT
2017 | Main examiner | Glennda Pinheiro | MSc in Biology | Univeristy of Aveiro, PT
2015 | Main examiner | Andreia Pereira | MSc in Biology | University of Porto, PT

Journal of Hazardous Materials
Marine Pollution Bulletin
Marine Mammal Science
Science of the Total Environment
Diversity and Distribution
Ecological Indicators
Scientia Marina

2018 | 3rd International Symposium of Ocean Governance for Sustainability | University of AVeiro, PT
2017 | LIFE+ MarPro Project Workshop | Aveiro, PT

2016 | Introduction to Linear Mixed Effects Models and GLMM with R - Bayesian and frequentist approaches | Highland Statistics | Lisbon, PT

2014 | Ecopath with Ecosim | Dr. Sheila Heymans and Dr. Karen Alexander | SAMS, Oban, UK

2012 | An Introduction to R| Dr. Alexander Douglas | University of Aberdeen, UK

2010 | An introduction to using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in Marine Biological Research | Dr. Colin Macleod | Centro Oceanográfico de Vigo, SP

2010 | Linear mixed effects modelling (dealing with heterogeneity, 1-way and 2-way nested data, temporal correlation and spatial correlation) with R | Highland Statistics| Instituto Oceanográfico de Vigo, SP

2009 | Data exploration, regression, GLM and GAM with R | Highland Statistics | Instituto Oceanográfico de Vigo,SP



ECOMARE - SOS Marine Animals See more

Supporting the national strandings network: North of Portugal See more

CephsandChefs - Octopus, squid, cuttlefish, sustainable fisheries and chefs See more

CETSENTI - Cetaceans as marine ecosystem health sentinels See more

MARPRO - Conservation of marine protected species in Mainland Portugal See more

Scientific Supervision

Master (Co-supervisor): Fabiana Catarina Brito Gomes (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Cristiana Gomes Araújo (not a CESAM member)

CESAM Funding: UIDP/50017/2020 + UIDB/50017/2020 + LA/P/0094/2020