Paco Cardenas

Museiintendent vid Evolutionsmuseet, Zoologi

E-post:
paco.cardenas[AT-tecken]em.uu.se
Besöksadress:
Villavägen 9
752 36 Uppsala
Postadress:
Norbyvägen 16
752 36 Uppsala

Gästforskare vid Institutionen för farmaceutisk biovetenskap, Forskning; Farmakognosi

Besöksadress:
BMC, Husargatan 3
75124 Uppsala
Postadress:
Box 591
75124 Uppsala

Kort presentation

I am in charge of the zoology collections at the Museum of Evolution, including the Linnaean historical collection (animal specimens from Linnaeus' collection or time in Uppsala).

My expertise in taxonomy is in sponges (Porifera), especially in the order Tetractinellida, a worldwide group of Demospongiae, particularly present in the deep-sea.

List of new species and new taxa described by me and collaborators (source: Wikispecies).

  • Undergraduate studies in Toulouse (France) and the University of Texas (Austin, TX).
  • Masters at the 'Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle', Paris, France.
  • PhD in Biology at the University of Bergen, Norway (2006-2010): PhD thesis dowloadable: http://hdl.handle.net/1956/4020

Post-doctoral research:

  • Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France (2010-2011)
  • Uppsala University, Dept. of Organismal Biology, Uppsala, Sweden (2011-2014)
  • Uppsala University, Dept. of Medicinal Chemistry, Uppsala Sweden (2014-2015).

Researcher:

  • Uppsala University, Dept. of Medicinal Chemistry, Uppsala Sweden (2015-2020).
  • Uppsala University, Dept. of Pharmaceutical Biosciences Uppsala Sweden (2020-now).
  • Docent in Pharmacognosy (Dec. 2020).

Curator of zoology (from Oct. 2022)

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Paco Cardenas
Senast uppdaterad: 2021-03-09