Nicoara Mircea Nicusor

Personal Information
Professor Habilitatus Ph.D. at “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University, Iasi, Faculty of Biology, Department of Biology,Director of Marine Biological Resort “Professor Ioan Borcea” from Agigea-Constanta since 2011
Address: Iasi, Bd. Carol, 20A, Iasi
Tel: +40 232201525 Fax: +40 232201472
e-mail: mirmag@uaic.ro

Education And training
Graduate in Biology Specialization, “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University, Iaşi, Faculty of Biology – Geography – Geology, 1988
Doctor in Biology/Zoology, “AlexandruIoanCuza” University, Iasi, Faculty of Biology, 2000
– doctoral thesis: Influence of pollution and of Danube-Black Sea Canal on the dynamics of the Gastropods in the Romanian Black Sea super-, mid- and infra-littoral of the Black Sea, in Constanta – Eforie area
PhD supervisor in the field of Environmental Science since 2018
– habilitation thesis: Applications of eco-toxicological analysis in the diagnosis of the quality of aquatic environments
CNCSIS Expert Evaluator since 2004
RENAR Assessor Expert since2007
Environmental Auditor, S.C. Euroasia Iasisince2010
Project Manager, Iasi DTCsince2010
Expert in the elaboration of studies and environmental reports, registered by the Ministry of Environment, Water and Forests, Alma Group Research SRLsince 2016

Scientific publications:
books – 14; university courses – 3; scientific articles – 150:
97 in extenso studies in the country, 9 papers in ISI rated journals.
22 works in extenso abroad, 13 papers in ISI rated journals.
31 papers in summary, 23 abroad

Research and competence fields:
Hydrobiology – ecology of benthic communities and diversity of aquatic macro-invertebrates; Ecological monitoring; Aquatic ecotoxicology; Conservation of biodiversity in protected areas

Participation in contracts and research programs:
– 24 research programs: collaborator – 19, coordinator – 6

Member of scientific societies:
– The Romanian Society of Ecology – RES
– Romanian Society of Limnology – SLR
– International Society of Limnology – SIL
– Freshwater Biological Association – FBA
– IUCN Academy of Environmental Law – IUCNAEL

Member in the editorial board of scientific publications: 
– Annals of “Alexandru Ioan Cuza”University of Iasi, Animal Biology Fascicle
– Romanian Journal of Aquatic Ecology
– International Journal of Conservation Science
e-Journal of the New World Academy of Sciences, Ecological Life Sciences
– Journal of Fisheries Sciences

Scientific reference of ISI rated publications:
– Journal of Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies
– Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Journal
– Boreal Environment Research
– Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety
– Ecological Engineering, The Journal of Ecosystem Restoration
– Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India Section B: Biological Sciences
– Environmental Science and Pollution Research
– International Journal of Phytoremediation
– Ecological Indicators

Member in international research teams: 
– British-Romanian JOINT EXPEDITION ON RAZIM – SINOE LAGOON AND BLACK SEA’S SHORE, BIODIVERSITY STUDY, 1995-1996
– The Romanian-Dutch Water Pollution Project in the Lakes in the Netherlands and Romania, 2000
– The Romanian-Swiss ESTROM PERSISTENT ORGANIC POLLUTANTS IN THE BAHLUI RIVER, 2004-2007
– The Romanian-Moldovan cross-border project RESOURCES PILOT CENTER FOR CROSS-BORDER PRESERVATION OF THE AQUATIC BIODIVERSITY OF PRUT RIVER, 2012-2015
– COST International Program – European RAPTOR BIOMONITORING FACILITY (ERBFacility) (Action COST CA 16224), 2017-2018