George Rigos

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Personal InformationGeorge Rigos
Research Director
Fish pharmacokinetics

HCMR 46.7 km of Athens – Sounio Ave. 19013 Anavissos Attica, Greece

+30 2291079494

grigos@hcmr.gr

Field & DegreeFish Pharmacology, PhD
SectionAquaculture
LocationAnavissos
Office+30 2291079494
Secondary E-mailrigosgeorge7@gmail.com
Mobile Number+30 6972421367
ORCID iD0000-0002-3148-6213
Researcher IDGeorge Rigos
ResearchGate IDGeorge Rigos
Scopus iD56566474300
Linked iNhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/george-rigos-929a231b/
Gender Male | Date of birth 1966/11/24
Scientific impact
Publication recordNo of ProjectsThesis supervision
H-index (scopus): 23Coordinator: 3PhD: 4
Articles: 70Princ. Invest.: 4MSc: 2
Citations-total: 1,630Project member: 32BSc: 1
Citations-nonself: 1,479Funding: 2,417,717
Education & training
Year (completed) Degree, Department, University, Town (optional), Country
2003Phd, Department of science, University of Kingston, London, UK.
1996MSc, Aquaculture, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
1994BSc equivalent, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
1988BA, Technological Education Institute in Aquaculture, Mesologgi, Greece.
Work Experience
Year (start) Position – Organization, Town (optional), Country
2016Research Director - Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology & Aquaculture, Hellenic Centre of Marine Research
2012Senior Researcher - Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology & Aquaculture, Hellenic Centre of Marine Research
2007Associate Researcher - Institute of Aquaculture, Hellenic Centre of Marine
1996Reseacher by contract- Institute of Aquaculture, Hellenic Centre of Marine Research
Personal skills
Mother tongue(s)Greek
Other language(s)
Language Basic/Intermediate/Proficient
EnglishProficient
Educational activities
Teaching experience

Teaching (2019, 2020, 2022) - MSc program: Mediterranean Aquaculture. Department of Ichthyology & Aquatic Environment, University of Thessaly,  ''Use of antimicrobial compounds in aquaculture'' (2 h)

Teaching (2017, 2018) - Joint Master Degree "Aquaculture, Environment and Society (ACES), ''Effects of nutrition on Fish health'' –21/3/2017 (2 & 3h)

Teaching assistant (1995 - 1996) - First-year microbiology course (General Microbiology), University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada. Lab preparations, in-lab instructions in such skills as microscopy, microbial culture, aseptic technique as student testing.

Supervision
PhD

2008-2013: Fotini Kokou, Member of Research Committee, Biology Department, University of Crete, Greece, “Εffect of diet on immune  system and physiology of gilthead sea bream”.

2009-2012: Aggeliki Ioannou-Kapota, Member of Research Committee, Univesrity of Bolognia, Italy 

“Parasites of farmed fish in Greek mariculture”.

2013: Itziar Estensoro, External evaluator/member of committee of PhD thesis of Itziar Estensoro, University of Valencia, Spain,  “Enteromyxum leei (Myxozoa: Myxosporea) infection ingilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata): Immune-related studies.

2021-: Christina Papadouli, Member of Research Committee. Department of Ichthyology & Aquatic Environment, University of Thessaly, Greece, ''Evaluation of mycotoxins effects on health and welfare of farmed fish''

 

MSc

2009-2011: Xrysanthaki Eleni,  Veterinary school, University of Thessaly, Greece

“Absorption of antibiotics”.

2022: Valsamidi Vasia, Thesis and practical coordination, University of Barchelona, Spain

BSc

2018: Elisa Laiolo,  Supervision of thesis, Universita Polytecnica Delle Marche, Italy.

Conferences-Symposia

57 International and 12 National Conferences

Organization of conferences & symposia
  • Member of the organizing committee of the 10th International Symposium on Nutrition & Feeding in Fish, Feeding for Quality, 2 – 6 June 2002, Rhodes, Rodos Palace, Greece.
  • Member of the organizing committee of the European Aquaculture Conference 2011, Rhodes, Rodos Palace, Greece.
  • Member of the organizing committee of the Crustacean Society (TCS) Summer Meeting, the 10th Colloquium Crustacea Decapoda Mediterranea and the Hellenic Zoological Society,  3-7 Ιουνίου 2012, Royal Olympic Hotel, Αθήνα.
Scientific reviewing

Reviewer of 86 articles from 26 scientific journals

2012:Remote &Central evaluation (Brussels) in the evaluation session as an expert, for the call: 'FP7-KBBE-2012-6-singlestage: FP7Cooperation-Theme 2, Food, Agriculture and Fisheries, and Biotechnology 2012, KBBE.2012.1.2-10: Prevention of important diseases of farmed fish species.

2014:Remote evaluation of ''Research Projects'' Call for Proposals of the Croatian Science Foundation(HRZZ). Project title: ‘’IMPACT OF FISH AND SHELLFISH FARMS ON THE NATIVE MARINE POPULATIONS''.

2019: Remote evaluation,the Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF)-Undergraduate Research Experience Program (UREP),Project title: Optimization of Microalgae High Value Components Production for High Quality and Sustainable Aquafeed.

2019: Remote evaluation, ''Research Projects'' Call for Proposals of the Croatian Science Foundation(HRZZ). Project title: ‘’Environmentally sustainable aquaculture – fundamental questions and practical applications’’.

2020: Remote evaluation, QNRF – NATIONAL PRIORITY RESEARCH PROGRAM. Nature based solutions for restoring fish populations.

2020: Remote evaluation, QNRF – 2nd cycle of QNRF’s Food Security call. Project title: ‘’Automated Recirculating Marine Aquaculture System as commercial integrated of high quality Nile tilapia and Pacific white shrimp aquaculture production’’

2021: Remote evaluation, The National Foundation for Science and Technology Development (NAFOSTED), VIETNAM, Basic Research Projects in Natural Sciences and Engineering 2021, Project title: ‘’Pharmacokinetic and elimination of antibiotic in snakehead (Channa striata)’’.

 

Awards & distinctions

 International Scientist (2007, 2008)  as awarded from International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England.

 

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