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Section Board for 'Ecotoxicology' (24)

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Dr. Demetrio Raldúa
Section Editor-in-Chief
Department Environmental Chemistry, IDAEA-CSIC, Jordi Girona 18, 08034 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: fish neurotoxicology; zebrafish model; fish developmental neurotoxicology
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Dr. Susanne M. Brander

Coastal Oregon Marine Experiment Station, Departments of Fisheries and Wildlife & Environmental and Molecular Toxicology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
Interests: contaminants of emerging concern; agrochemicals; microplastics; aquatic toxicology; biomarkers; risk assessment; ecotoxicology; epigetics; molecular toxicology
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Prof. Dr. Jerome Cachot
Laboratory Oceanic and Continental Environments and Paleoenvironments, EPOC UMR CNRS 5805, University of Bordeaux, Allée Geoffoy Saint-Hilaire, 33600 Pessac, France
Interests: aquatic ecotoxicology; legacy and emerging pollutants; mode of action; risk assessment; early life stages; multi-stress
Prof. Dr. Luděk Bláha
RECETOX, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Interests: environmental toxicology; ecotoxicology; organic toxicants; natural toxins, endocrine disruption; adverse outcome pathways; water quality
Dr. Louis A. Tremblay
1. Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson 7042, New Zealand
2. School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland, P.O. Box 92019, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
Interests: biomarkers; bioindicators; mechanisms of toxicity; effects directed analysis (EDA); multiple stressors; emerging contaminants; hazard characterisation; community engagement; life cycle assessment; biomonitoring; one health
Dr. Marina Albentosa
Spanish Institute of Oceanography (IEO), Oceanographic Centre of Murcia (Eco-Physiology of Bivalves Lab), C/Varadero, 1, 30740 San Pedro del Pinatar, Murcia, Spain
Interests: bivalves physiology; toxicology; microplastics effects; energetics; biomarkers; pollution monitoring; SFG (scope for growth); biorremediation; ecosystem services; aquaculture
Dr. Xavier Cousin
1. MARBEC, University Montpellier, CNRS, Ifremer, IRD, Route de Maguelone, Route de Maguelone, F-34250 Palavas, France
2. Université Paris-Saclay, AgroParisTech, INRAE, GABI, Domaine de Vilvert, F-78350 Jouy-en- Josas, France
Interests: ecotoxicology; aquatic toxicology; developmental toxicity; neurotoxicity; behavior disruption; reproduction toxicity; multi and transgenerational toxicity; bioassays; fish models; organic pollutants; endocrine disrupting chemicals; microplastics
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Dr. Markus Brinkmann
School of Environment and Sustainability, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK S7N 5B3, Canada
Interests: Physiologically-based toxicokinetic modelling; Inter-species extrapolation of uptake and effects of contaminants in fish; Influence of environmental factors on the bioavailability of environmental contaminants to aquatic organisms
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Dr. Farhan R. Khan
Norwegian Research Center (NORCE), Nygårdsporten 112, NO-5008 Bergen, Norway
Interests: ecotoxicology and ecophysiology; plastics, microplastic and nanoplastics; microplastic vector effects; bioaccumulation and toxicodynamic modelling; trace metals; engineered nanoparticles; ecotoxicology in the Anthropocene
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Dr. Andreu Rico
IMDEA Water Institute, Science and Technology Campus of the University of Alcalá, Avenida Punto Com 2, 28805, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain
Interests: ecotoxicology; ecological risk assessment; environmental monitoring; aquatic invertebrates; mesocosms; aquaculture; tropical ecotoxicology; pesticides; pharmaceuticals; micro- and nanoplastics
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Prof. Dr. Marc Amyot
Department of biological sciences, University of Montreal, Science Complex, C. P. 6128, succ. Centre-ville, Montréal, QC H3C 3J7, Canada
Interests: metals; ecotoxicology; biogeochemistry; food web dynamics; bioaccumulation; bioavailability; aquatic environment; arctic ecosystems; large rivers; lakes
Dr. Joanna Burger
Division of Life Sciences, Rutgers University, 604 Allison Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
Interests: Eco-toxicology, Fate and effects of heavy metals, Lead, mercury and cadmium, Risk from mercury and other contaminants in fish; Heavy metals and the food chain, Behavioral eco-toxicology; Ecological risk
Dr. Ramon Lavado
Department of Environmental Science, Baylor University, One Bear Place #97266 Waco, TX 76798-7266, USA
Interests: aquatic toxicology; ecotoxicology; in vitro mechanisms of toxicity; cell culture; endocrine disruptors; animal alternatives for research; xenobiotic biotransformation
Dr. Thomas-Benjamin Seiler
Ruhr District Institute of Hygiene, Rotthauser Str. 21, D-45879 Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Interests: bioanalytical environmental toxicology; aquatic toxicology; reactive toxicity; zebrafish model; development, improvement, adaptation and validation of microscale bioassays; sediment toxicity; passive sampling and dosing; science communication
Prof. Dr. Juan C. Sanchez-Hernandez
Institute of Environmental Sciences, University of Castilla-La Mancha, 45071 Toledo, Spain
Interests: terrestrial ecotoxicology; soil bioremediation, soil enzymology; biochar technology, pesticides; biomarkers; soil invertebrates; micro(nano)plastic ecotoxicology
Dr. Richard E. Lizotte, Jr.
USDA‐ARS National Sedimentation Laboratory, Water Quality and Ecology Research Unit, 598 McElroy Drive, Oxford, MS 38655, USA
Interests: aquatic toxicology; environmental distribution of contaminants; conservation practices; pesticides; nutrients
Dr. Francisca Fernández Piñas

Department of Biology, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Cantoblanco Campus, Madrid 28049, Spain
Interests: environmental toxicology; aquatic photosynthetic microorganisms, cyanobacteria, whole-cell biosensors for environmental pollution, nanotoxicology, toxicology of micro- and nanoplastics
Dr. Montserrat Sole

Renewable Marine Resources Department, Marine Science Institute (ICM-CSIC), Pg. Maritim de la Barceloneta 37-49., 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: ecotoxicology; pollution monitoring and assessment; biomarkers; biondicators; endocrine disruption; contaminants of emerging concern (CECs)
Prof. Dr. Christopher W. Theodorakis

Departments of Biological Sciences and Environmental Sciences, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, IL 62026, USA
Interests: aquatic ecotoxicology; genotoxicity; evolutionary toxicology; nanotoxicology; thyroid disruption; oxidative stress
Dr. Ahmed Tlili

Department of Environmental Toxicology, Eawag, Ueberlandstrasse 133, 8600 Duebendorf, Switzerland
Interests: aquatic ecotoxicology; microbial communities; aquatic biofilms; nanotoxicology; plastic particles; photoautotrophs; trophic transfer of pollutants
Prof. Dr. Aristidis Tsatsakis
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Department of Forensic Sciences and Toxicology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, Heraklion 71003, Greece
Interests: pesticides and other biocides; persistent organic pollutants; endocrine disrupting chemicals
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Prof. Dr. Zhenghong Zuo

State Key Laboratory of Cellular Stress Biology, School of Life Sciences, Xiamen University, Xiangan South Road, Xiamen 361102, Fujian, China
Interests: toxic effect; POPs; PAHs; PCBs; TBT; heavy metal; AhR; reproductive toxicity; developmental toxicity; neurotoxicity
Prof. Dr. Roberta Bettinetti
Department of Human Sciences and Innovation for the Territory (DiSUIT), University of Insubria, Via Valleggio 11, 22100 Como, Italy
Interests: ecology; ecotoxicology
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Prof. Dr. David C. Volz
Department of Environmental Sciences, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
Interests: developmental toxicology; alternatives to regulatory toxicity testing; chemicals policy and regulation; flame retardant exposure and toxicity
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