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Individual Member Profile
Dr. Noa Shenkar Associate Professor
Tel-Aviv University
Position in the INVASIVESNET Associate Member
Associate Editor of Aquatic Invasions and BioInvasions Records
Expertise 1) biodiversity of the class Ascidiacea, and on the ecological level 2) marine bioinvasion and the use of ascidians as biological indicators of marine environments.
Expertise Keywords
Marine biodiversity, Marine Bioinvasion, Ascidian physiology, Ecotoxicology, Biological indicators
Eastern Mediterranean, Red Sea
tunicates, sea squirts, ascidians
Projects Israel Science Foundation "Ascidians (Chordata, Ascidiacea) as bio-indicators of the marine environment- from ecological, physiological, and cellular perspectives"
Online databases Ascidiacea World Database
Editorial assignments Editorial duties Aquatic Invasions (associate editor), BioInvasions Records (associate editor), Frontiers in Marine Science (topic editor- taxonomy) Various: Associate Editor and creator of “Ascidiacea World Database” World Register of Marine Species European Alien Species Information Network (editorial board) Ad hoc reviewer: Marine Ecology, Biological Invasions Records, Ecology, Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK, Coral Reefs, Zootaxa, Management of Biological Invasions, Aquatic Invasions, Marine Environmental Research, Marine Biodiversity Records, Marine Biodiversity Journal, Marine Ecology Progress Series, and Mediterranean Marine Science magazines.
Reviewing experience
Professional societies
Expert networks and working groups
Professional social networks

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