Jorge Guimarães da Costa Eiras

Jorge Eiras is retired Full Professor from Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto. Graduated in Biology in 1974 and obtained a PhD in Biology in 1981. Supervised a number of Master and PhD dissertations. His research focus on fish parasitology and fish pathology. Belongs to the advisory board of a number of international journals, and is Associate Editor of Neotropical Ichthyology. Organized several conferences on Parasitology. Presented 106 communications to national and international meetings, authored over 140 papers in peer reviewed journals, and 8 textbooks published in Portugal, Spain, Brazil and United Sates.