University of Algarve

The University of Algarve UALG is a public higher education institution located in the southern part of Portugal. In the academic year of 2012­2013 there were circa 8.046 students of which 1205 were enrolled in postgraduate programs. The University’s core research and teaching areas are: science and technology, management and economy, earth and marine sciences, social sciences and more recently health. UALG hosts the principal research unit, the Centre for Marine and Environmental Research (CIMA)


Alice Newton

Alice Newton is a tenured Professor in the Faculty of Science and Technology of the University of Algarve and is member of the CIMA research centre, and a se

John Icely

John Icely (JI) is the managing director of Sagremarisco Lda and is also a principle researcher with the Centre of Marine and Environmental Research (CIMA) a

Priscila Goela

Priscila Costa Goela joined the Centre for Marine and Environmental Research (CIMA), in University of Algarve, in 2005.