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Education and positions

2010 - present: Postdoctoral researcher - University of Regensburg, Germany.
2009 - 2010: Postdoctoral researcher - University of Toulouse, France.
2005 - 2009: PhD Thesis - University of Toulouse, France and Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain.
2003 - 2005: Master's degree - University of Toulouse, France.


Teaching experience

2010 - present: seminars and practical training - University of Regensburg, Germany.
2008 - 2009: Teaching assistant - J.-F. Champollion University Center, Albi, France. Biogeography, Zoology, Ecology and Ethology
2006 - 2008: Teaching assistant - University of Toulouse, France. Biodiversity, Zoology and Ecology


Selected presentations

2012: Mating-induced changes in the behaviour of Leptothorax gredleri ant queens. European Meeting of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects, Montecatini Terme, Italy.

2010: From micro-landscape to landscape: a study of ant distribution in two pyrenean valleys. International congress of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2010: Ergonomics of load transport in the mediterranean seed harvesting ant Messor Barbarus. International congress of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2009: Is seed selection affected by habitat structure in the seed-harvester ant Messor barbarus ? International Ethological Conference, Rennes, France.

2008: Is the harvester ant Messor barbarus an optimal central-place forager ? Seed selection in relation to distance and habitat structure. European Meeting of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects, La Roche-en-Ardenne, Belgium.

2008: A multi-scale study of ant distribution in the Pyrenees Moutains. International Congress of Zoology, Paris, France.


Languages

French, English and Spanish