PESCE Stéphane (Irstea, Lyon-Villeurbanne, FRANCE)

First Name: Stéphane

Name: Pesce

Position: Director of Research – Leader of the Research Group on Aquatic Microbial Ecotoxicology

Email: stephane.pesce@irstea.fr

Institute / University / Company: IRSTEA (French National Institute of Science and Technology for Environment and Agriculture)

Research Unit: RiverLy

Address (city, state): Lyon-Villeurbanne

Country: France

Please give 5 key-words showing your research / interest in Microbial Ecotoxicolgy:

Benthic communities
Bioindication of toxicants
Pollution Induced Community Tolerance (PICT)
Soil-Water-Sediment continuum
Structural and functional responses

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest:

Pesticides
Metals
Pharmaceuticals (including antibiotics)

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest:

Phototrophic and heterotrophic microbial communities in periphyton, sediment and leaf litter material.

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest:

streams and small rivers
lake sediments

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: YES

If yes, please tell us more about the courses (University, course level,website,etc): University Savoie Mont-Blanc: “introduction to ecotoxicological concepts and applications)
Master in “environemental risk diagnostic and management”
Master in “mountain ecosystems”

Most relevant articles in the field of Microbial Ecotoxicology (max.5):

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