Doctoral Programme on Marine Ecosystem Health and Conservation
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Rui Santos

Personal details

Title:Associate Professor
Institute:University of Algarve
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Summary of CV:

Rui Santos received his PhD. in Biology from University of Dalhousie, Halifax, Canada (1993). He was appointed Assistant Professor at University of Algarve in 1993 and promoted to Associate Professor in 1999. In 2005 he received Habilitation in Marine Eco

Experience Higher education:

Rui Santos has taught courses on biology and ecology mostly of marine plants since 1983 both at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
From 1983 to 1985 he was a teaching assistant at the University of Aveiro.
From 1983 to 1985 he taugh Aqu

Participation in Projects:

  • 2010-2014: COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) network “Seagrass productivity: from genes to ecosystem management” - Action ES0906 - Coordinator -


    • Mata L, Gaspar H and Santos R (2012). Carbon/nutrient balance in relation to biomass production and halogenated compounds content in the red alga Asparagopsis taxiformis (Bonnemaisoniaceae).Journal of Phycology,48:248-253.
    • Alexan

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