We welcome the new PhD student Fábio Carvalho dos Santos, which is arriving enrolled in the BioDiv Programme funded by FCT and organized by the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto (FCUP) and the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon (FCUL), with the collaboration of the Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources (CIBIO-InBIO) and the Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Changes (cE3c).

Fábio is an astronomer with a MSc in Geographical Engineering.  As part of our team, Fábio will be involved in spatial analyses of biodiversity and quantitative conservation plans under the supervision of Miguel B Araújo and Diogo Alagador.