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Stefania Klayn

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Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research (IBER)
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

2 Yurii Gagarin Street
1113 Sofia, Bulgaria

Phone: +359 898468683
Email: stefaniaklayn@yahoo.com

Curriculum vitae

Education

2012 - ongoing
PhD student in Hydrobiology, Department of Aquatic Ecosystems, IBER-BAS. Thesis: Macrozoobenthic communities as an indicator for the ecological state of sea-bottom habitats along the Bulgarian Black Sea coast (Burgas Bay). Supervisor: Dr. Ventzislav Karamfilov

2010
MSc in Marine Biology, European Institute of Marine Studies (Institut Universitaire Européen de la Mer - IUEM), Brest, France. Thesis: Sensitivity of Antarctic, arctic and tropical Chlorella to the pesticide endosulfan.

2007
BSc in Biology, Université de Bretagne Occidentale (UBO), Brest, France.

Employment

2011-2013
Research Assistant, IBER-BAS

2010
Research intern, National Antarctic Research Centre (NARC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2009
Research intern, Bottlenose Dolphin Research Institute (BDRI), Sardinia, Italy

International experience

June 2013
PERSEUS Summer School "The contribution of environmental indices in meeting the objectives and principles of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive", NIMRD “Grigore Antipa”, Constanta, Romania

September 2012
Workshop "Benthos ecosystem monitoring in the marine coastal zone" (WETLANET project), Sozopol, Bulgaria

February 2012
Training visit to the Centre d’Estudis Avançats de Blanes (CEAB), Blanes, Spain

Research interests

Macrozoobenthic communities of the coastal Black Sea ecosystems
Macrozoobenthic diversity and ecology in Zostera spp. meadows in the Black Sea
Anthropogenic impact on coastal ecosystem biodiversity and functioning
Macrozoobenthic indicators for the ecological state of benthic habitats

Affiliation

Department
Aquatic Ecosystems
Division
Functional Ecology and Bioresources of Marine and Coastal Ecosystems

History

Member for
4 years 30 weeks