home > team > current members: post-doctoral fellows > cécile perrin
Cécile Perrin
PhD 2003, University of Otago
Post-doctoral fellow

Centro de Ciências do Mar
Faculdade de Ciencias do Mar e Ambiente (F.C.M.A.)
Universidade do Algarve
Campus de Gambelas
P-8005-139 Faro, Portugal

Tel : (351) 289 800 928 (ext 7355)
Fax: (351) 289 818 353
Alt. Email:
PhD in Zoology/Marine Science
University of Otago, 2003
Effects of fiord hydrography and environment on the population genetic structures of the sea urchin Evechinus chloroticus and the sea star Coscinasterias muricata in New Zealand (link)
DEA (Master) in Environmental Biosciences and Health, marine environment option
University of Aix-Marseille II, 1998
Phylogeography of a South-East Asian scad mackerel, Decapterus russelli

Main research interests:

  • Marine population genetics
  • Marine phylogeography
  • Conservation genetics
  • Seaweed and echinoderm evolution

Current Post Doctoral project

Population genetic structure of dioecious versus hermaphrodite Fucus species along sympatric, parapatric and allopatric zones.
Director: Ass. Prof. Ester Serrão, University of Algarve

publications »