CV

Current position

Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Microbiology, University of Helsinki, Finland
January 2018–Ongoing

Education

PhD in Sciences University of Liège, Belgium
October 2012–September 2017
MSc in Cellular and Molecular Biology Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
March 2010–February 2012
BSc in Biological Sciences Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
March 2010–February 2012

Work experience

PhD Fellow Centre for Protein Engineering, University of Liège, Belgium
October 2013–September 2017
Research Associate Laboratory of Microbiology, Fundação de Ciência e Tecnologia, Brazil
March 2012–September 2012
Research Assistant Laboratory of Microbiology, Fundação de Ciência e Tecnologia, Brazil
October 2008–February 2010
Research Assistant Laboratory of Mycology, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
January 2006–September 2008

Teaching and supervision

Course instructor Environmental metagenomics
Physalia courses
April 2021
Invited lecturer MICROBIOME-PUSH: Into the Microbiome Exploitation in Food Systems
EIT Food initiative
March 2020–December 2020
Invited lecturer Exploratory Microbial Research Lab Course
University of Helsinki, Finland
March 2019, October 2019, and October 2020
Supervision Aino Rutanen. MSc student. July 2018–December 2019
Timothé Delbrouck. MSc student. April 2017–May 2017
Nicolas Geleen. MSc student. April 2015–May 2015
Susana Elias. BSc student. March 2010–December 2011

Grants

PhD fellowship Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique (FRS-FNRS), Belgium
October 2013–September 2017
100,000 €
Travel grant Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles (FWB), Belgium
Research visit at UNIS (Svalbard, Norway)
July 2015–September 2015
3,000 €

Other merits

Council member of APECS APECS – Association of Polar Early Career Scientists
October 2016–September 2017
Board member of APECS Belgium Belgium National committee of APECS
September 2016–September 2017
Reviewer FEMS Microbiology Ecology
Microbial Ecology
MicrobiologyOpen
Frontiers in Microbiology
Phytotaxa
Journal of Arid Land