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Jilda Alicia Caccavo


Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW)

Research interests:

marine biology, molecular ecology, population dynamics, fisheries management, life-history connectivity, physical-biological interactions

Contact info:

Phone: +33 7 69 63 04 27

Curriculum Vitae

2019 –
Humboldt Postdoctoral Researcher Fellow, BeGenDiv & the Alfred Wegener Institute
“Assessing population structure of Antarctic toothfish to inform management and the establishment of a Marine Protected Area in the Weddell Sea”
2014 – 2018 PhD in Ecology, University of Padua, Italy.
“Multidisciplinary approaches assessing population structure of Antarctic silverfish in the Southern Ocean”
2013 – 2014 MSc in Aquatic Biology, Queen Mary University of London, UK.
“Using microsatellites to characterize population ecology of sea pens in the North Sea”
2009 – 2012 MSc in Biological Sciences, Rockefeller University, NY, NY, USA.
“Identifying mechanisms underlying drug escalation behavior in rats”
2004 – 2009 BA in Neurobiology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA.