Inês Carvalho

Inês Carvalho

Ph.D. student, Faculty of Marine and Environmental Sciences, University of Algarve, Portugal
Inês Carvalho



Inês is a Ph.D. student at the University of Algarve and a doctoral fellow of the Portuguese Foundation of Science and Technology. Her research focuses on abundance, site fidelity and population structure of humpback whaleswww.fc.ul.pt/fcul_eng (Megaptera novaeangliae) in Sâo Tomé and Prí ncipe. Inês studied biology at the University of Lisbon, where she carried out a thesis on the behavior of bottlenose dolphins, Tursiops truncatus. During her Master's degree in ethology at the Institute of Applied Psychology, she studied the occurrence and behavior of humpback whales in Sâo Tomé and Prí ncipe. Her research was undertaken while she was a reearch biologist at the Portuguese Center for the Study of Marine Mammals.