Position, academic degree, rank: Researcher, D. Sc.
Address: Calata Porta di Massa, Napoli, 80133, Italy
ORCID ID: 0000-0001-5955-6829
Scopus Author ID: 55757784658
WoS ResearcherID: F-2691-2012
benthic ecology, with special reference to the effect of natural factors and anthropogenic pressures on benthic macroinvertebrate assemblages in coastal marine and lagoon systems;
development of indicators of ecological status and environmental status in application to the European Directives (WFD; 2006/60/EC and MSFD; 2008/56);
food webs studies (δ13C, δ15N analysis), including the effect of invasive species on benthic-pelagic coupling;
biogeochemical processes, including the effect bioturbation of benthic macroinvertebrate on oxygen and nutrient fluxes;
biodiversity and ecosystem services.
Membership in international and Russian publishing associations, scientific communities and other organizations:
Review Editor – scientific journal "Frontiers in Marine Science".