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Sílvia Raquel da Silva Monteiro

Sílvia Raquel da Silva Monteiro

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

  • Researcher ID: F-8611-2015
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  • Department: Environment and Planning
  • Research Group: Coastal Zone Planning & Manag.
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AU=(Monteiro S) AND AD=(Minho) AND AD=(Aveiro)
  • Title: market and market opportunities for cephalopods products, while guarantying the sustainability of cephalopod fisheries Supervisor: Dra. Cristina Pita Category: BO Grant type: BPD Funding entity: European Regional Development Fund, European Union Grant reference: BPD/UI88/6883/2018 Start date: 2018-03-01 End date: 2020-11-30

Research interests

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

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

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

2016 | Research fellow at Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e do Mar | University of Aveiro, PT

2014-2015 | Research fellow (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


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

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



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: