Ruben Iosif

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Status: 
Post-Doc Fellow
Your work address
Name of Institute: 
Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
City: 
Constanţa
Country: 
Romania
Researcher's Profile
Your research interests
LS8_01 - Ecology (theoretical, community, population, microbial, evolutionary ecology)
LS8_02 - Population biology, population dynamics, population genetics, plant-animal interactions
LS8_05 - Conservation biology, ecology, genetics
LS8_06 - Biogeography
LS8_08 - Environmental and marine biology
Research fields: 
Ecology
A short presentation of yourself: 
In the past 6 years I worked in ecology and conservation of large carnivores, amphibians, reptiles, and a recent extension towards invasive alien species, with a focus on Danube (Delta) - Black Sea coast and Carpathians. I published results by elaborating and testing a broad range of hypotheses such as: (i) population estimates in capture recapture studies; (ii) movement ecology, habitat selection and systematic conservation planning; (iii) landscape connectivity and corridor predictions under habitat changes; (iv) statistical modeling of wildlife vehicle collisions; and (v) species distribution databases and ecological niche forecasts under climate changes. My strengths are quantitative wildlife ecology and conservation planning based on the solid background I have in GIS and statistical modeling. Yet, I also have solid skills in field ecology, particularly of amphibians and reptiles.

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