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Inês Domingues

Inês Domingues

Assistent Researcher




Research interests

Aquatic ecotoxicology
Emergent contaminants
Relevant exposure scenarios
Behavioral endpoints
Zebrafish testing
Alternative test methods

Academic degrees

2002-2007 – PhD in ecology. Thesis: “Tropical agro-systems: bioassays for evaluation of aquatic contamination” under supervision of Dr António José Arsénia Nogueira and Dr Amadeu Mortágua Velho da Maia Soares (University of Aveiro, Portugal)

1996-2000 – 1st degree in Biology (University of Porto, Portugal). Grade: 17.

Scientific activities

Since 2019 (31st January)- Assistent Researcher, CESAM & Department of Biology, University of Aveiro (Contract Researcher under Decree-Law 57/2016 Art.23rd - Transitional Rule)

2016-2019- Pos-doc grant renew (SFRH/BPD/90521/2012) under the theme "Sub-lethal effects of environmental relevant concentrations of strobilurin fungicides to zebrafish” Attributed by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT).

2013-2016- Pos-doc grant (SFRH/BPD/90521/2012) under the theme "Interactive effects of climate changes components and pollutants" Attributed by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT).

2010-2013- Pos-doc grant renew (SFRH/BPD/31752/2006) under the theme “Zebrafish embryo as a tool to assess aquatic contamination and the influence of environmental factors on chemicals toxicity” (CESAM & University of Aveiro, Portugal) Attributed by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT).

2007-2010 –Pos-doc grant (FCT- SFRH/BPD/31752/2006) under the theme “Zebrafish: a model system for integration of molecular genomics, environmental and development biology”. (CESAM & University of Aveiro, Portugal) Attributed by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT).

2002-2006–PhD grant (FCT- SFRH/BD/9318/2002) under the theme “Tropical agro-systems: bioassays for evaluation of aquatic contamination”. (University of Aveiro, Portugal) Attributed by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT).

Publications

Projects

UNRAvEL – Understanding the Mechanisms of Toxicity of NanomateRials – EnvironmentaL impact Assessment See more

ClimaTox - Impact of climatic changes on toxicity of pollutants See more

REpulse- Responses of Daphnia magna exposed to chemical pulses and mixtures throughout generations See more

IDEAL - Insecticides, DEtritivores and ALiens: Combined effects of invasive species and insecticides along detritus based stream food webs See more

AMPHIBIA: How will climate changes influence the viability of amphibian populations already stressed with anthropogenic contamination See more

EcotoxTools: Ecotoxicological tools for assessing agriculture associated environmental risks in Southern Europe big man-made freshwater reservoirs. See more

FRAMEFFECTIVE – Can bioassays be cost-effectively integrated in a predictive model approach for rivers in compliance with the Water Framework Directive? See more

FUTRICA- Chemical Flow in an Aquatic TRophic Chain See more

PORTONOVO- Water Quality in Harbours. / 2009-1/119 See more

Scientific Supervision

PhD (Co-supervisor): Niedja Santos (CESAM member)

PhD (Co-supervisor): Ana Rita Almeida (CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Ana Rita Almeida (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Fernanda Pitanga (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Karen Medeiros (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Niedja Santos (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Rhaul de Oliveira (ex-CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Joana Santos (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Carla Silva (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Susana Patrícia Pinto Pereira (CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Sónia Dias Coelho (CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Daniela Correia (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Mariana Sampaio (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Tiago Santos (not a CESAM member)

Disciplina de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Cátia Sofia Santos (CESAM member)

Disciplina de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Tânia Soares (not a CESAM member)

Disciplina de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Rhaul de Oliveira (ex-CESAM member)

Disciplina de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Marco Pires (not a CESAM member)

Disciplina de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Andreia C. Silva (not a CESAM member)

Disciplina de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Diana Costa (not a CESAM member)

Disciplina de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Ana Rita Almeida (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Diogo Sarabando (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Joana Santos (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Cláudia Nunes (not a CESAM member)

Disciplina de pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Pedro Leal (not a CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): Rhaul de Oliveira (ex-CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): Thayres Sousa Andrade (ex-CESAM member)

PhD (Co-supervisor): Mayara Pereira Soares (not a CESAM member)

PhD (Co-supervisor): Mayara Pereira Soares (not a CESAM member)

Organization of seminars and conferences

24 October 2018: I Workshop on Pharmaceuticals in the Environment, University of Aveiro, Portugal


25-27 September 2012: Short course "Use of zebrafish embryos in ecotoxicology: bioassays and biomarkers" at XII Congresso Brasileiro de Ecotoxicologia, Brasília, Brazil


CESAM Funding: