CV

A brief CV

Work experience

2016-Present: MRC Skills Development Fellow, Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine, University of Glasgow.
2015-2016: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine, University of Glasgow.
2013-2015: Newton International Fellow, Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine, University of Glasgow.
2011-2012: Teaching assistant, Biology Teaching Centre, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland.
2007-2008: Inshore Marine Scientist, Marine Scotland, Aberdeen, United Kingdom.
2007: MSc thesis project (6 months), University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom.

Academic history

2008-2012: PhD in Zoology, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
2006-2007: MSc in Marine Biology (specialisation in Fisheries and Aquaculture), University of the Algarve, Portugal
2002-2006: BSc in Marine Biology, University of the Algarve, Portugal

Awards and Grants

MRC Skills Development Fellowship (2016-2019): Ecology of insecticide resistant vectors: consequences for the effectiveness of malaria control strategies.
Research grant from Leverhulme Trust (2016-2019): From observation to intervention: overcoming weak data with new approaches to complex biological problems (co-written with Dan Haydon).
Newton International Fellowship from the Royal Society (2013-2015).
– Teaching scholarship from the Trinity College Biology Teaching Centre (2011-2012).
– Trinity Travel Grant Award (2010).
– Trinity Travel Grant Award (2009).
– ICES Scientific Council travel award (2009).
– PhD scholarship from the Marine Institute and Marine Research Sub-Programme of Ireland’s National Development Programme (2008-2012).