Prof. Dr. Isabel Sousa Pinto

Short Description
Summary Role
Professor at the University of Porto and researcher at Ciimar: Centre for Marine and Environmental Research. She has a PhD in seaweed ecology, ecophysiology and cultivation from the University of California Santa Barbara. Her main research is in biodiversity and ecology of benthic communities and the biology, cultivation and use of seaweeds and she is the Head of the Laboratory of Coastal Biodiversity. She is also member of the Steering/Executive Committees of several international and European programs as: EPBRS - European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy, MABEFF+ &ndash; European Institute for the study of Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning, MARS - European Network of Marine Research Institutes and Stations, EMBOS - Development and implementation of a pan-European Marine Biodiversity Observatory System, and co-chair of the Working group on Marine Ecosystem Change from GEO BON &ndash; Biodiversity Observation Network and in the Portuguese delegation to the UN Convention for Biological Diversity <br />

List of Courses

EMBC+ MODULE 2: Toolbox for investigating marine Biodiversity
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Monitoring biodiversity of shores 3