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researcher , science educator

Miguel Bastos Araújo, Belgian science educator, researcher. Recipient Shared Nobel Peace prize, 2007.


Araújo, Miguel Bastos was born on April 24, 1969 in Brussels. Son of Jorge Quina Ribeiro Araújo and Maria Helena Guilherme do Carmo Bastos.


Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 2000.


Research fellow Natural History Museum, London, 1997—2000. Postdoctoral researcher Ctr National Science Research, Montpellier, France, 2001—2003. Marie Curie research fellow Oxford University School Geography, England, 2004—2005.

Ramónew york Cajal research fellow Museo National Ciencias Naturales, Spanish National Research Council, Madrid, 2005—2007, associate professor research, since 2007. Associate professor University Copenhagen, Institute Biology, 2006. Leader BIOCHANGE Laboratory, since 2006.

Associate editor Journal Biogeography, Oxford, since 2004. Senior research associate Oxford University Center Environmental, since 2005. Deputy editor chief Ecography, Lund, Sweden, since 2007.

Science board member Diversitas, BioDiscovery, Paris. Associate editor Geography Compass, Leicester, since 2008.


Manager Portuguese discussion list on environmental issues AMBIO, Lisbon, Portugal, since 2002. Member board National Institute Environmental, 1991—1993. Founder and leader, Environmental Education Center Liga para a Protecção da Natureza, Évora, Portugal, 1991—1993.

Member of Sociedade Portuguesa para o Estudo das Aves (board member 1996-1997), Sociedade Portuguesa de Ética Ambiental, International Biogeography Society (vice president since 2007, chair since 2007).


  • Other Interests

    Birdwatching, chess, travel.


Life partner Sonia Llorca Gervás.

Jorge Quina Ribeiro Araújo

Maria Helena Guilherme