Departamento de Biologia Animal

Sala/Gabinete 2.5.15A
Ext. Principal 22566 / 22515
Telefone Direto 217500824

Carreira Investigação
Categoria Investigador Auxiliar

Currículo Resumido

Vera Sequeira is an Assistant Researcher at Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre (MARE), Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa (FCUL), since June 2019. She obtained her PhD degree in Sea Sciences by Universidade de Lisboa in 2011. From 2011 to 2019 she was a Post-doctoral Researcher at the MARE-UL Fisheries Lab. Her core research areas are: (i) fish reproductive strategies; (2) fish stock structure; and (3) science communication. From 1998 to 2006 she worked at Lisbon Zoo where she was Product Manager responsible for the educational programs and training (2002-2004) and Head Manager of the Educational Department (2004-2006). In the last 6 years, she has been actively involved in Science Communication taking an MSc degree in 2017 in the area. She currently co-coordinates MARE's educational program in MARE’s Lisbon Pole, which promotes Ocean Literacy and reached around 1500 school activities and 35000 students, since its foundation in 2015.

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  • Neves A., Sousa I., Sequeira V., Vieira A. R., Silva, E., Silva, F., Duarte, A. M., Mendes, S. Ganhão, R., Assis, C., Rebelo, R., Magalhães, M. F., Gil, M. M., Gordo, L. S. (2021). Enhancing knowledge on low-value fishing species: the distinct reproductive strategy of two gurnard species. Journal of Fish Biology, 99(4): 1403-1414.
  • Neves, A., Gordo, I., Sequeira, V., Vieira, A. R., Silva, E., Silva, F., Duarte, A., Mendes, S., Ganhão, R., Peleteiro, C., Assis, C., Rebelo, R., Magalhães, M. F., Gil, M. M., Gordo, L. S. (2020). Negative impact on the reproductive potential of blue jack mackerel Trachurus picturatus by Kudoa sp. infection of the ovary. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 141:47-52;
  • Sequeira, V., Couto, E., Neves, A., Vieira, A. R., Canario, A., Gordo, L. S. (2020) Fecundity and sex steroid profile in boarfish Capros aper. Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 72(1): 140-148;
  • Sequeira, V., Couto, E., Neves, A., Vieira, A.R., Paiva, R.B., Canário, A., Gordo, L.S. (2017) Zygoparity and sex steroid hormone profiles in bluemouth (Helicolenus dactylopterus). Journal of Fish Biology, 90 (5): 2157-2169.
  • Sequeira, V., Neves, A., Paiva, R.B., Vieira, A.R., Canário, A., Gordo, L.S. (2015). Diversity of sexual strategies of fish species caught by bottom trawl off the western Iberian Peninsula. Marine Biology Research, 11 (4): 361-374.

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