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Susana Galante-Oliveira

Susana Galante-Oliveira

Contract Researcher

  • Researcher ID B-3782-2011
  • ORCID 0000-0003-4523-4399
  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Ecotoxicology
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : [Author=(Galante-Oliveira S*) AND Address=(Portugal)]


Research interests

CLIMATE CHANGE
Impacts of CC-related stressors on the behaviour of marine shelled molluscs by malformation of biogenic carbonates

SCLEROCHRONOLOGY
Microanalysis of shelled molluscs’ biogenic carbonates for age estimation, growth studies & pollution monitoring

BIOMONITORING
Validation of biomarkers & bioindicators to assess effects of environmental change in marine shelled molluscs

ECOTOXICOLOGY
Impacts of environmental synthetic chemicals in non-target species: AF biocides in gastropods & PPAR drugs in fish

Academic degrees

19.03.2010 | PhD in Biology, University of Aveiro, PT | Approved (unanimously, only rank available if approved)
29.06.2004 | First degree in Biology (5 years), University of Aveiro, PT | 16 (out of 20)

Scientific activities

01.2019-present | Contract Researcher | Biology Department (dbio) & Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies at the University of Aveiro (CESAM-UA), PT
10.2017-01.2019 | Invited Scientist | dbio & CESAM-UA, PT
09.2016-09.2017 | Post-doc | dbio & CESAM-UA, PT
04.2011-08.2016 | Post-doc | National Laboratory of Energy and Geology (LNEG), Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research at the University of Porto (CIIMAR-UP), dbio & CESAM-UA, PT
08.2014-09.2014 | Invited Researcher | Horn Point Laboratory Oyster Hatchery, University of Maryland, USA
11.2013-12.2013 | Invited Researcher | Scottish Association of Marine Science (SAMS), UK
10.2011-11.2011 | Invited Researcher | Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, University of Lille, FR
11.2010-03.2011 | PhD Biologist (self-employed)
05.2009-10.2010 | Research Technician | CIIMAR-UP, PT
10.2004-09.2008 | PhD Student | dbio & CESAM-UA, PT
11.2006-12.2006 | Invited Researcher | Marine Biological Association (MBA), UK
03.2004-06.2004 | Professional Trainee | dbio & CESAM-UA, PT
10.2003-02.2004 | Professional Trainee | MBA, UK

Others

21.02.2018 | Best poster | National Congress on Climate Change CNAC’2018 | University of Trás-os-Montes Alto Douro, PT
29.05.2004 | Merit scholarship for exceptional academic performance during 2002/03 | University of Aveiro, PT

Publications

Projects

CliMaStat – Impact of climate change on marine bivalves and gastropods: life cycle disruption by statoliths malformation See more

ECOBOAT - Ecological risk assessment on the use of boat antifouling paints with organometallic and metallic biocides at the Portuguese coast See more

Ecomar - Management of Marine Ecosystems See more

Scientific Supervision

Master (Main Supervisor): Joana Gomes Fonseca (CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Daniela Bastos de Freitas (CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Filipa Domingues (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Zahra Khodaparast (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Fernando Espadilha (not a CESAM member)

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

Master (Co-supervisor): António Luís Ferreira e Pereira (not a CESAM member)

BI (Main Supervisor): Filipe Miguel Grave Laranjeiro (CESAM member)

BI (Main Supervisor): Isabel Maria de Carvalho Benta Santos Oliveira (CESAM member)

Research Project (Co-supervisor): Inês Louro (not a CESAM member)

Research Project (Co-supervisor): Fernando Espadilha (not a CESAM member)

Research Project (Co-supervisor): Pedro Aires (not a CESAM member)

Professional Training (Co-supervisor): Tiago Miguel Paiva Baptista (not a CESAM member)

Research Project (Co-supervisor): Priscila Silva (not a CESAM member)

Research Project (Co-supervisor): Catarina Pais Pereira (not a CESAM member)

Research Project (Co-supervisor): Márcio Sá (not a CESAM member)

Citation metrics

Other Research Projects (hosted outside CESAM)

11.2013-12.2013 | Group leader | BIOREC | EU-FP7-RI ASSEMBLE | agreem. No. 227799 | Host: SAMS, UK | 9,300.00€
04.2008-01.2012 | Grantee | FCT | PTDC/MAR/68885/2006 | Host: CIIMAR-UP, PT | 184,929.00€

Consultancy

07.2015-06.2016 | Management of clams’ nursery in Floating Upweller Systems | C-Food S.A. | 38,437.00€

Teaching

2013-2014 | UC Seminar II | MSc in Toxicology & Ecotoxicology | dbio-UA, PT
2011-2014 | UC Pollution, Diagnosis & Applied Ecology | several MSc courses | dbio-UA, PT
2010-2011 | DNA comet assay | UC Cellular & Molecular Biology Techniques, MSc in Marine Sciences | ICBAS-UP, PT
2010-2011 | DNA comet assay | UC Environmental Toxicology, BSc in Aquatic Sciences | ICBAS-UP, PT
2006-2007 | UC Ecology II | BSc in Biology, Biology & Geology | dbio-UA, PT

Academic Juries

11.12.2018 | Main examiner | Sisandra Sousa | PhD in Marine and Environmental Sciences | ICBAS-UP, PT
06.09.2013 | Main examiner | Inês Louro | UC Professional Training | BSc in Biology | dbio-UA, PT
23.04.2013 | Main examiner | Catarina Cruzeiro | Probationary year to pursue PhD in Biomedical Sciences | ICBAS-UP, PT
21.12.2012 | Member | Filipa Domingues | MSc in Applied Biology | dbio-UA, PT
06.01.2012 | Main examiner | Andreia Guimarães | UC Research Project | BSc in Biology | dbio-UA, PT
21.06.2011 | Main examiner | Sónia Pascoal | PhD in Biology | dbio-UA, PT

Scientific Evaluation & Peer Review

OF PROJECT PROPOSALS
FONDECYT Regular 2019 grant competition | Chilean Commission for Scientific and Technological Development (CONICYT - Chile)


OF SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES
Chemosphere (Elsevier)
Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety (Elsevier)
Environmental Science and Pollution Research (Springer)
Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts (RSC Publishing)
Journal of Environmental Monitoring (RSC Publishing)
Journal of Molluscan Studies (MSL, Oxford University Press)
Journal of Shellfish Research (National Shellfisheries Association, BioOne)
Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK (MBA-UK, Cambridge University Press)
Marine Biology (Springer)
Marine Biology Research (Taylor & Francis Group)
Marine Pollution Bulletin (Elsevier)
Toxicological and Environmental Chemistry (Taylor & Francis Group)
Additional information @ Publons

Editorial Activity

Review Editor | Marine Ecosystem Ecology | Frontiers in Marine Science | Additional information @ Loop

Organising Committees

21.05.2014 & 28.05.2014 | TOXECO | 171 attendants | dbio-UA, PT | Additional information @ UA online

Oral presentations by invitation

08.06.2018 | Acidificação e aquecimento oceânico: ameaças ao desenvolvimento sustentável da maricultura de moluscos | Oceans’ Day | CESAM-UA, PT
 
29.04.2016 | Estatólitos de gastrópodes como arquivos biológicos de alterações ambientais em meio marinho | II Ciclo de Conferências em Biotecnologia: Ambiental e Ecotoxicologia | University of Beira Interior, PT
 
09.10.2013 | Impact of TBT pollution on whelks: The Portuguese scenario in the last decade | Workshop TBT: Monitoring, Toxicity and Bioremediation, FCT Project TBTRESENSE | PTDC/MAR/108024/2008 | dbio-UA, PT
 
19.04.2013 | Impact of the naval traffic on marine and estuarine coastal environments | Lecture UC Assessment and Conservation of Marine Biological Resources, MSc in Applied Biology, Toxicology and Ecotoxicology | dbio-UA, PT
 
04.08.2011 | Impact of TBT pollution on whelks: from molecular to population level | International Symposium on Advanced Studies by Young Scientists on Environmental Pollution and Ecotoxicology | University of Ehime, JP

Education and public outreach

28.01.2019 | Oceanos em Mudança: Um mergulho por águas mais quentes e ácidas | Science demonstration and debriefing session for students and teachers at secondary school and senior university levels | Escola Secundária Dr. João Carlos Celestino Gomes, Ílhavo, PT
 
21.01.2019 | Salvar os Oceanos | Science demonstration and debriefing session for students and teachers at elementary and secondary school levels | Colégio Português, Aveiro, PT
 
28.10.2015 | Alterações Climáticas: A acidificação afetará a cadeia trófica dos ecossistemas marinhos | Interview to secondary school students under Project Clima@EduMedia, promoted by the Portuguese Environment Agency & the University of Porto, funded by the EEA Grants | Escola Secundária Diogo de Macedo, Olival, Portugal | on-line available @ http://www.climaedumedia.com/habitats_bivalves.html
 
11.06.2012 | Impacto do Tráfego Naval na Costa Portuguesa: A Poluição Ambiental por TBT | Public seminar | Espinho Rotary Club | Praia Golfe Hotel, Espinho, PT

Short-Term Training

28.01.2019-01.02.2019 | Advanced course on Experimental Design and Analysis of Multivariate Data | 35h | dbio, UA | Aveiro, PT
17.12.2018-21.12.2018 | Laboratory Aquatic Animal Sciences Course (Cal-AQUA) | 42h | CIIMAR-UP | Matosinhos, PT | Approved | 6 ECTS
02.06.2016-23.06.2016 | Adobe Illustrator | 21h | Galileu S.A. | Aveiro, PT
04.01.2016-08.01.2016 | ArcGIS: Spatial analysis | 30h | DGRM, FCUL & ESCS-IPL | Lisbon, PT | 9.1 (out of 10) | 3 ECTS
13.07.2015-15.07.2015 | Direito do Mar | 18h | DGRM, FCUL & ESCS-IPL | Lisbon, PT
23.05.2013-27.05.2013 | 1st International Sclerochronology Fieldweek | 40h | School of Ocean Sciences | Menai Bridge, UK
26.09.2012-27.09.2012 | Hands-on course on Microscopy methods | 14h | SPMicros | IST | Lisbon, PT
14.04.2008-19.04.2008 | Environmental Impact Assessment – concepts, methods & tools | 24h | LPN | Lisbon, PT
16.04.2007-20.04.2007 | Statistical Analysis of data in R | 20h | ESTeSL | Lisbon, PT
07.05.2006 | Predicting the Toxicity of Metals to Aquatic Organisms: Introduction to BLM | 7h | SETAC | The Hague, NL
06.04.2005-20.06.2005 | Pedagogical training for trainers | 114h | IAC | Gaia, PT | 5 (out of 5) | CAP no. EDF421403/2006DN
05.04.2004-07.04.2004 | NOEC, EC50 and more... Statistics in Ecotoxicology | 20h | University of Coimbra | Coimbra, PT
08.03.2004-09.01.2006 | Professional English Advanced level (Threshold_3) | 60h | Wall Street Institute | PT
25.11.2002-01.12.2002 | Ornithology Course | 40h | Bionúcleo AAUAv, UA | Aveiro, PT
15.03.2000-14.07.2000 | Pascal language programming | 40h | NETELAR Lda. | Aveiro, PT
01.11.1999-20.12.1999 | VI Scientific Illustration General Course (Black&White) | 40h | Bionúcleo AAUAv & IPJ | Aveiro, PT

FCT Public Key

J0047416147B


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