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Jorge Sánchez Gutiérrez

Jorge Sánchez Gutiérrez

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow


  • Researcher ID: M-4869-2017
  • ORCID: 0000-0001-8459-3162
  • Department: FCUL
  • Research Group: Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes
  • Title: Waders of the Bijagós Supervisor: José Pedro Granadeiro / Teresa Catry Category: BO Grant type: BPD Funding entity: MAVA Foundation. Switzerland. Grant reference: 17166 Start date: 2018-07-01 End date: 2020-12-31


Research interests

Physiological and behavioural responses of birds to environmental change
Ecophysiology of long-distance migration
Determinants of parasite diversity
Determinants of invasion success in vertebrates

Academic degrees

PhD in Ecology, University of Extremadura, Spain
BSc in Environmental Sciences. University of Extremadura, Spain

Scientific activities

2018-present: Postdoctoral Fellow at Department of Biology, University of Lisbon, Portugal.
2017-2018: Postdoctoral Research Associate at Instituto de Ciencias Marinas y Limnológicas, Universidad Austral de Chile, Chile.
2016-2017: Postdoctoral Research Associate at the School of Environmental Sciences, University of Hull, UK.
2015-2016: Visiting postdoctoral researcher at the College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, UK.
2013-2015: Postdoctoral fellow at the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, The Netherlands.
2013: Research Associate at the Animal Ecology Group of the University of Groningen, The Netherlands.
2007-2012: PhD in Biological Sciences, University of Extremadura.
2010: Internship at the Animal Ecology Group, University of Groningen, The Netherlands.
2002-2007: BSc. in Environmental Sciences. University of Extremadura, Spain

Others

2018: 2nd prize of the poster competition at the International Wader Study Group Annual Conference. Workum, The Netherlands.
2016: Evaluation process FONDECYT Regular Competition 2016, Chile.
2013-2016: Publicity officer of the International Wader Study Group.
2012: PhD Prize of the University of Extremadura, Spain.
2010: 2nd prize of the poster competition at the International Wader Study Group Annual Conference. Lisbon, Portugal.
Journal reviewer for Journal of Experimental Biology (2011-present).
Journal reviewer for Functional Ecology (2012-present).
Journal reviewer for Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology (2012-present).
Journal reviewer for Wader Study Group Bulletin (2012-present).
Journal reviewer for Ardeola (2014-present).
Journal reviewer for Journal of Avian Biology (2015-present).
Journal reviewer for Oikos (2015-present).
Journal reviewer for Ardea (2016-present).
Journal reviewer for Ecological Indicators (2017-present).
Journal reviewer for Proceedings of the Royal Society B (2018).

Publications

Projects

Waders of the Bijagos - Securing the ecological integrity of the Bijagos archipelago as a key site for waders along the East Atlantic Flyway See more

Scientific Supervision


CESAM Funding: