SHORT CURRICULUM VITAE


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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).

Referee for:
African Jounal of Herpetology / Amphibia-Reptilia / Biological Journal of the Linnean Society
BMC Evolutionary Biology / Bonn zoological Bulletin / Caldasia / Check List
Copeia / Comptes Rendus Biologies / Herpetology notes / Journal of Herpetology
Journal of Natural History / Molecular Ecology / Molecular Phylogenetic and Evolution
Organisms Diversity and Evolution / PeerJ / Revista Actualidades Biológicas Universidad de Antioquia
Travaux du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle Grigore Antipa
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society / Zoologica Scripta
Zoologica Neocaledonica / Zoosystema / Zootaxa

Editorial board member for:
Anartia

Member of scientific society:
AAAS, American Association for the Advancement of Science
SEH, Societas Europaea Herpetologica
SFS, Societé Française de Systématique
SHF, Societé Française d'Herpetologie