Maíra Aguiar

Ikerbasque Research Fellow on leave, Basque Center for Applied Mathematics (BCAM)

Mathematical and Theoretical Biology Group Leader at BCAM.
Research line: 
Mathematical Biology / Area: Mathematical Modeling in Public Health Epidemiology.
Member of the Basque Modeling Taks Force (2020) during the COVID-19 responses. Member of the Board of Directors (2018-2023) of the European Society of Mathematics and Theoretical Biology (ESMTB), Vice President of the ESMTB (2018-2020).
Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Seal of Excellence Award (2018). Marie Curie Fellow at Dipartimento di Matematica, Università degli Studi di Trento, Italy (2019-2020), Researcher in the framework of European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training (EPIET EU-track) at Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, University of Foggia, Italy (2018), Post-doctoral researcher at Centre for Mathematics and Applications (CMA), Analysis Group, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, NOVA University of Lisbon, Portugal (2017-2018), Post-doctoral researcher at Center for Mathematics, Fundamental Applications and Operations Research (CMAFcIO), Lisbon University, Portugal (2012-2016).
PhD in Life Sciences (2012) from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands; and in Population Biology (2012) from Lisbon University, Portugal.