SHORT CURRICULUM VITAE


Positions
2016-2018 (24 months): Temporary researcher at the MNHN-CNRS (Labex BCDiv),
Paris, France.

2015-2016 (6 months): Postdoc at the Zoologische Institut,
Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany.

2013-2015 (13 months): Temporary researcher at the CEFE, CNRS, Montpellier (ANR SENSHYBLE).

2012-2013 (13 months): Research engineer at the CEFE, CNRS, Montpellier (ANR 6ème extinction, projet MOHMIE).

2009 - 2011 (24 months): Postdoc at the Zoologische Institut,
Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany.

2009 (6 months): Environmental engineer expert in herpetology,
ECOMED, Marseille, France.

2007 - 2008 (12 months): Temporary Teaching and Research Associate (ATER),
Laboratoire Evolution, Génome, Spéciation - CNRS / Université Paris-Sud 11, France.

2005 - 2006 (12 months): Temporary Teaching and Research Associate (ATER),
Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris, France.


Grants Awarded
2011 (1 month): SYNTHESYS grants, NHM, London.

2011 (1 month): SYNTHESYS grants, MNHN, Paris.

2011 (Declined): FCT postdoc research grant.

2009-2011 (2 years): Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers.

2009 (Declined): DAAD postdoc research grant.

2009-2011: Research project grant of Colciencias Colombia (with M. P. Ramírez and M. L. Calderón, plus a PhD student)
"Sistemática Filogenética de las poblaciones de lagartijas del género Mabuya distribuidas en el territorio colombiano"

2007 (1 month) : SYNTHESYS grants, NHM, London.

2002 - 2005 (3 years): PhD Research Grants of the french Ministry of Research and Education.
(Allocation de recherche ministérielle).

2002 - 2005 (3 years): University teaching grants.
(bourse de monitorat d'initiation à l'enseignement supérieur - CIES).


Academic Qualifications
2002-2006: Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris
Ph. D. Dissertation Taxinomie, Systématique moléculaire et Biogéographie du genre Mabuya Fitzinger, 1826
(Reptilia, Scincidae) dans la region neotropicale.
Directed by Pr. J.-P. Gasc.

2001-2002: Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris
M. Sc. (DEA) "Systématique Animale et Végétale".
First in the DEA class, with First class honour.

1997-2001: University of Science of Tours (1997-2000) and Paris VI (2000-2001).
B. Sc. "Biologie des Populations et Ecosystèmes".
Lower second class honours.


Teaching and students supervising
Teaching in Evolution, Systematics, Animal and Developmental biology to undergraduate students
(Université Paris 11, Muséum national d'histoire naturelle) (320 hours).

Supervising first and second year M.Sc student, PhD student.
(Muséum national d'histoire naturelle) (~160 hours).

Training in herpetological systematics to the wild fauna and flora french rangers
(ONCFS) (12 hours).

Invited referee for:
African Jounal of Herpetology / Amphibia-Reptilia / Biological Journal of the Linnean Society
Biology Letters / BMC Evolutionary Biology / Bonn zoological Bulletin / Bulletin de la SHF / Caldasia
Check List / Copeia / Contributions to Zoology / Comptes Rendus Biologies / Critical Reviews in Microbiology
Evolution / Herpetology notes / Journal of Herpetology / Journal of Natural History
Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology / Mitochondrial DNA part A / Molecular Ecology / Molecular Ecology Ressources
Molecular Phylogenetic and Evolution / Nature Communications / Open Ecology Journal Organisms Diversity and Evolution
PeerJ / Revista Actualidades Biológicas Universidad de Antioquia / Travaux du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle Grigore Antipa
Scientific Reports / Zookeys / Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society / Zoologica Scripta / Zoologica Neocaledonica
Zoosystema / Zootaxa