Students (PhD and Master)

Joana  Bruno

Joana Bruno

Master

Joana Bruno received her graduate and post-graduate degree in Archaeology from the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences of the New University of Lisbon (FCSH-UNL) and participates in national and international archaeological campaigns since 2006, developing fieldwork, laboratory and illustration.

She began learning Scientific Illustration from Pedro Salgado at IAO (Institute of Arts and Crafts) in Lisbon.

Simon   Callesen

Simon Callesen

Simon Callesen conducted his master thesis on "New Pterosaur Tracks (Pteraichnidae) from the Late Jurassic of Praia da Peralta, Portugal".  MSc in Biology at University of Southern Denmark at Odense, Denmark. Advisor: Octávio Mateus. Co-advisor Donald Eugened Canfiel. Defended on October 31st, 2016. Score: 12/12.

Hugo   Campos

Hugo Campos

MSc student / FCT-UNL+UÉ

Hugo Campos is doing his Master thesis on "Triassic Vertebrates of Algarve, with emphasis to the temnospondyls of Loulé region, Portugal" at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa + Universidade de Évora, with the support of António Aleixo Foundation.

Francisco   Costa

Francisco Costa

MSc

Francisco Costa have conducted his Master thesis on stegosaurs from Lourinhã Formation, at FCT-UNL Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa + Universidade de Évora, with the collaboration of LNEG and Museu da Lourinhã.

Darío  Estraviz Lopez

Darío Estraviz Lopez

MSc student / FCT-UNL+UÉ

Darío Estraviz Lopez is conducting his master thesis on "Cave vertebrates (Upper Pleistocene - Holocene) from Portugal" under the supervision of Prof. Octávio Mateus. MSc in Paleontology, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa + Universidade de Évora.

Last Update: 2017

Alexandre  Guillaume

Alexandre Guillaume

MSc student / FCT-UNL+UÉ

Alexandre Guillaume is conducting his master thesis on "Microfossils vertebrate fauna of the Late Jurassic of Lourinhã Fm" under the supervision of Prof. Octávio Mateus. MSc in Paleontology, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa + Universidade de Évora Co-advisor: Miguel Moreno Azanza.

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Alexandre_Guillaume2

Last Update: 2017

Christophe   Hendrickx

Christophe Hendrickx

PhD at Universidade Nova de Lisboa (now at University of the Witwatersrand)

Christophe Hendrickx has a passion for dinosaurs and vertebrate palaeontology starting at the age of 6. In order to fulfill his dream of becoming a palaeontologist, he did a licence of geology at the Université of Liège (Belgium) for 5 years as well as a master in palaeobiology at the University of Bristol (England) before finding a PhD research project on dinosaurs at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa in Portugal.
João  Marinheiro

João Marinheiro

MSc / FCT-UNL+UÉ

João Marinheiro conducted his thesis on "Proboscideans and other vertebrates from Anchrif, Morocco". MSc in Paleontology, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa + Universidade de Évora (2013 - 2014).

https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=6zQLuoQAAAAJ&hl=en

http://lusodinos.blogspot.pt/2015/11/elefantes-fosseis-de-marrocos-em-tese.html

Marco   Marzola

Marco Marzola

PhD Student - Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa

PhD Candidate. Topic: Triassic vertebrates of Greenland

Miguel  Moreno-Azanza

Miguel Moreno-Azanza

Post-Doc

Miguel Moreno-Azanza is conducting his post-doc on "Calcite growth and remobilization in the eggshell of basal theropods" with a 

João  Muchagata

João Muchagata

MSc / FCT-UNL+UÉ

João Muchagata Duarte conducted his Master thesis on the "Function, sexual dimorphism and intraspecific variation of bizarre rostral structures of the extinct beaked whale Globicetus hiberus", defended in 2016. MSc in Paleontology, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa + Universidade de Évora.

Bruno  Pereira

Bruno Pereira

PhD at University of Bristol (now at Museu da Lourinhã)

PhD title: "Mesozoic Echinoderms from Portugal: quality of the fossil record, phylogeny and biogeography"

Bruno was born in Portugal in 1984. At a tender age, he developed the passion for Geology, especially Palaeontology. He loves fossils since he can remember, and he was always egger to go out and collect them. He focused his studies on invertebrates and he is currently specializing on Echinoderms, namely echinoids (sea-urchins).

João   Pratas

João Pratas

MSc, FCT-UNL+UÉ

João Pratas concluded his master thesis on "Ichthyosaurs from Portugal" (2018) under the supervision of Prof. Octávio Mateus. MSc in Paleontology, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia - Universidade Nova de Lisboa + Universidade de Évora. 

Eduardo   Puértolas Pascual

Eduardo Puértolas Pascual

Post-Doc / FCT-UNL

Eduardo Puértolas Pascual his conducting his Post-doc studies "Fossil Crocodylomorpha of Portugal: Phylogenetic and paleobiogeographic implications" with a Post-Doc Fellowship by FCT SFRH/BPD/116759/2016 at FCT-UNL.

Cátia  Ribeiro

Cátia Ribeiro

MSc student

Cátia Ribeiro is conducting her master thesis on "Fossil vertebrates from the collection of Science Museum of the University of Coimbra and compiled phylogenetic tree of tetrapods from Portugal" under the supervision of Prof. Octávio Mateus and Prof. Pedro Callapez. MSc at Universidade de Coimbra.