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Rita Tinoco Torres

Rita Tinoco Torres

Assistant Researcher


  • Researcher ID: G-1638-2011
  • ORCID: 0000-0003-4570-459X
  • Department: Biology Department
  • Research Group: Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: Author=(Torres R.T.) AND Address=(Aveiro) AND Topic=(Ungulate OR Wolf OR Conservation OR Management)


Research interests

- Wildlife Ecology and Management
- Reintroduction Biology
- Role of ungulates as disease reservoirs
- Wildlife Monitoring
- Landscape Ecology

Academic degrees

- PhD in Ecology, University of Aveiro and Norwegian Institute of Nature Research (NINA), Portugal (2011)
- MSc in Ecology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, United Kingdom (2006)
- BSc in Biology, University of Coimbra, Portugal (2004)

Scientific activities

-Contract Researcher under Decree-Law 57/2016 Art.23rd - Transitional Rule | Biology Department (dbio) & Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies at the University of Aveiro (CESAM-UA), PT – fev/2019-present

- Invited Assistant Professor of the Department of Biology of University of Aveiro (30%), Universidade de Aveiro – set/2018 -fev/2019

- Post-Doc Researcher at the Department of Biology and CESAM - Center for Environmental and Marine Studies (University of Aveiro) (FCT Grant, ref. SFRH/BPD/112482/2015) - april/2016-jan/2019

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

Unveiling the ecological dynamics of antibiotic resistance in ungulates. See more

Scientific Supervision

PhD (Co-supervisor): Ana Margarida Valente (CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Ana Valente (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Ana Manuel Figueiredo (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Diana Lopes (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Maria Beatriz Almeida (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Tamira Íris Vandenbussche Leandro Cruz (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Lúcia Oliveira (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Jorge Valente (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Ana Macedo (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Mafalda Sousa (not a CESAM member)

Estágio (Main Supervisor): Tito Oliveira (not a CESAM member)

Estágio (Main Supervisor): Nicole Silva (not a CESAM member)

Estágio (Main Supervisor): Ana Macedo (not a CESAM member)

Estágio (Main Supervisor): Jorge Valente (not a CESAM member)

Estágio (Main Supervisor): João Miranda (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Ana Rita Camoes (not a CESAM member)

Estágio (Co-supervisor): Raquel Martins (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Ana Figueiredo (not a CESAM member)

Estágio (Co-supervisor): Ana Valente (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Ana Macedo (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): João Miranda (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Tito Oliveira (not a CESAM member)


CESAM Funding: