If you are a master student, grant holder or PhD student of the cE3c, then you are considered an associated member* of the centre and this webpage is important for you!
You should regularly consult this page to keep yourself updated about the most relevant information concerning your representatives on the Centre of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Change (cE3c).
Who are we:
We are associate members working in various fields of the cE3c, spread out across the six different thematic lines and with different positions (grant holder or PhD student). One of our most important duties is to represent all of the associate members at the cE3c scientific council. We also strive to strengthen the collaboration between Associate members and post-Docs by promoting mutual support and various actions aimed at strengthening the interactions among cE3c members. Each of the cE3c six thematic lines has a representative and we also have three substitute representatives. Elections are held annually, typically 30 days after the beginning of the academic year. The representatives in 2017/18 are:
TL1 - Integrated ecological assessment of environmental change on biodiversity: João Gameiro (J._Gameiro@hotmail.com)
TL2 - Evolutionary processes that shape biodiversity and adaptation to environmental changes: Diogo Godinho (email@example.com)
TL3 - Sustainable management strategies for high-nature farmlands: Catarina Costa (firstname.lastname@example.org)
TL4 - Green and blue infrastructures for urban sustainability: Patrícia dos Santos (email@example.com)
TL5 - Human health: linking evolutionary history, environment and physiology: Filipe Bernardo (firstname.lastname@example.org)
TL6 - Climate services: Bruno Aparício (email@example.com)
Substitute representatives: Rui Carvalho (TL1); Afonso Prestes (TL1); João Carvalho (TL2)
What do we do:
What is happening this year:
- Participation in the organization of the cE3c annual meeting.
- Participation on the evaluation process of the center.
- Discussions with the new coordinator to address issues raised by the associated members, including issues related with funding.
- Annual welcoming session for new associate members
- Elections of the associate members representatives
*Check out the bylaws of the Associate Member representatives here: it explains all about how we are organized!