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Lab Technician/ Research Assistant Position in Biological Sciences “Noise&Hearing”

Applications are invited for a full-time lab technician/research assistant to work under the project “Listening to the Environment: Importance of Early Acoustic Experience on Hearing and Development in Zebrafish“ funded by FDCT/Macao (ref n. 036/2015/A1). Qualifications required: Suitable candidates are those with a background (Bachelor degree or equivalent) in one of the fields: Biology, Medicine, Biochemistry, […]

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Latest projects

2016-2019. ZEBRASONIC- Listening to the Environment: Importance of Early Acoustic Experience on Development and Hearing in Zebrafish/ 聆听环境:斑马鱼早期听力及发育的声学体验重要性.

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Participation in the AGU Fall Meeting 2016 (USA)

American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall meeting in 12-16 December 2016 at the San Francisco, USA. Communication in the section: Volcanology Geochemistry and Petrology Section – Quelhas P M, Mata J,  Lou U T, Ribeiro M R and Dias A A (2016) Mesozoic Granitic Magmatism in Macao, Southeast China. AGU Fall meeting 12-16 December 2016, San Francisco. USA

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Participation in the Goldschmidt 2016 conference, Japan

Goldschmidt 2016, Japan The Goldschmidt Conference provides a forum for its members to discuss their latest research. It brings together thousands of scientists from throughout the world to talk about subjects including the origin of the Earth and planets, the chemical processes that have shaped Earth’s evolution over time, the interconnections between life and the physical […]

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Information about Air Pollution

Air pollution is contamination of the indoor or outdoor environment by any chemical, physical or biological agent that modifies the natural characteristics of the atmosphere. Household combustion devices, motor vehicles, industrial facilities and forest fires are common sources of air pollution. Pollutants of major public health concern include particulate matter (PM), carbon monoxide (CO), ozone […]

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Participation in 2nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Bioacoustics, Ohashi Campus, Kyushu University Fukuoka, Japan 12–13 December 2015

The 2nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Bioacoustics: http://bacoust.org/?page_id=227&lang=en Abstract: Development of the vocal-auditory systems for social communication in a teleost fish Raquel O. Vasconcelos1, Paulo J. Fonseca2, M. Clara P. Amorim3, and Joseph A. Sisneros4 1Institute of Science and Environment, University of Saint Joseph, Macau S.A.R., People’s Republic of China. 2Departamento de Biologia Animal, […]

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Sailing Talks 2015

A sailing trip around Macao was organised in October 2015 with students from our Master in Environmental Sciences and Management. A series of talks onboard about topics like environmental protection in Macao, sustainable architecture, the geological origin of the territory and biodiversity and coastal ecosystems conservation were given by USJ professors. You can check the […]

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Upcoming events on Petrology and Geochemistry

Goldschmidt 2017 (Paris) Goldschmidt is the foremost annual, international conference on geochemistry and related subjects, organised by the European Association of Geochemistry and the Geochemical Society. The 26th Goldschmidt Conference will be in Paris, between 13-18 August, 2017. Goldschmidt2017 April 1, 2017 Abstract Submission Deadline June 13, 2017    SEG 2017 – Ore deposits of Asia (Beijing) SEG 2017, […]

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Participation in the Third InterRidge Theoretical Institute, Sept. 25-27, 2015, Hangzhou, China

        InterRidge promotes interdisciplinary, international studies of oceanic spreading centers by creating a global research community, planning and coordinating new science programs that no single nation can achieve alone, exchanging scientific information, and sharing new technologies and facilities. InterRidge is dedicated to reaching out to the public, scientists and governments, and to […]