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João Luís Oliveira Carvalho

João Luís Oliveira Carvalho

PhD


  • Researcher ID: V-4043-2018
  • ORCID: 0000-0002-9792-9259
  • Department: Department of Biology
  • Research Group: Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: Author=(Carvalho, J.) and Address=(Aveiro or Department of Biology) and Topic=(Ungulates, GIS)


Publications

Projects

LIFE WolFlux - Decreasing socio-ecological barriers to connectivity for wolves south of the Douro river See more

ELP-WI - Scaling up Rewilding in Western Iberia See more

AWILD - CCP - Ecology of Wild Carnivores in the Quirimbas National Park: Support for Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Management in Mozambique See more

Scientific Supervision

Scientific Awards

1st Prize in the category "Best Oral Communication" at the VII Meeting on Iberian Wild Ungulates (RUSI), held in Cáceres (Spain) on 16 and 17 Septmeber 2016.


Merit-based grant awarded by the University of Aveiro on 15 December 2016. Master in Applied Ecology (final classification 19.32/20). 

Other scientific events

2016 onward - Editorial coordinator of Lucanus - Revista de Ambiente e Sociedade (http://www.lucanus.cm-lousada.pt/).


15-16 of June, 2018 - Invited speaker at the workshop entitled Curso de QGIS, held at the Departamento de Biologia da Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal. 8h.


23-26 of January, 2017 - Invited speaker at the workshop entitled Curso Práctico de Sistemas de Información Geográfica y Teledetección, held at Universitat de Lleida, Lleida, Spain. 14h.


3-6 of July, 2016 - Invited speaker at the workshop entitled Open GIS Days, held at the Departamento de Geografia da Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal. 8h.


22-27 of June, 2015 - Invited speaker at the workshop entitled Curso Práctico de Tecnologías Aplicadas al Seguimiento y Gestión de la Fauna Selvage, held at the Departamento de Biologia da Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal. 40h.


16-20 of June, 2014 - Invited speaker at the workshop entitled Curso Práctico de Tecnologías Aplicadas al Seguimiento y Gestión de la Fauna Selvage, held at the Centre Tecnològic Forestal de Catalunya e Servei d’Ecopatologia de Fauna Salvage, Solsona, Spain. 40h.


12-13 of October, 2013 - Invited speaker at the workshop on Methods for Assessing Deer Abundance, held at the University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Vila Real, Portugal. 16h.


2010 onward - Member of the organizational staff of the Red deer (Cervus elaphus) population census in the Lombada National Hunting Area (Bragança, Portugal) and in the Lousã Hunting Area (Lousã, Portugal).

Participation in projects

Colaboration in the project "Unveiling the ecological dynamics of antibiotic resistance in ungulates".


Colaboration in the project "Homem e Natureza no Baixo Vouga Lagunar: promover sinergias e resiliência num cenário de alterações globais".


Colaboration in the project "Species diversification and niche evolution: historical and contemporary processes in neotropical vertebrates".


Colaboration in the project "VACALOURA.pt - The Portuguese Network for the Monitoring of the European Stag Beetle (Lucanus cervus)".


Colaboration in the project "IMPRINT+ Imprinting an ecological compensation reasoning on society by means of young citizens".


Colaboration in the project "Plano de monitorização do lobo ibérico (Canis lupus signatus) a sul do rio Douro – zona Oeste (UA e ACHLI)".


Colaboration in the project "Plano de reintrodução do corço (Capreolus capreolus) na Serra de Arada, Freita e Montemuro (UA e ACHLI)".

Reviewer in International Periodicals

Mammalian Biology (6); Plos One (5); Ecography (1); Canadian Journal of Zoology (1); European Journal of Wildlife Research (2); Folia Zoologica (1); Horizon Research Publishing (1); Wildlife Biology in Practice (1); Zoological Studies (1).

Academic Degrees and Professional Activity

2019 onward - Invited Assitant Professor, Departamento de Geografia da Universidade do Porto. 


2014-2019 - PhD in Biology, Universidade de Aveiro e Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.


2013-2014 - Invited Assitant Professor, Departamento de Geografia da Universidade do Porto. 


2011-2013 - MSc in Applied Ecology, Universidade de Aveiro.


2012-2013 - Assistant in the MSc of Geographical Information Systems and Territorial Planning, Universidade do Porto.


2011-2012 - Post-graduation in Geographical Information Systems and Territorial Planning, Universidade do Porto.


2007-2011 - Graduation in Biology, Universidade de Aveiro.

Research interests

Population and Ecosystem Dynamics; Wildlife Management and Conservation; Host-Parasite Interactions; Cartography and Geographical Information Systems; Ecological Modelling.


CESAM Funding: