Hidrogeologia e Gestão da Água/ Hydrogeology and Water Management
José Paulo Monteiro is Professor at the University of the Algarve and his main area of research is related with modeling and monitoring karstic and porous aquifers and Hydraulic of water wells. Groundwater contamination is also a main area of interest as well as the study of ecohydrology (groundwater dependent ecosystems). He also works in integrated water resources management, namely in the implementation of river basin management plans under the exigences of the European Water Framework Directive. He got his PhD in hydrogeology in Switzerland in 2001 in the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Neuchatel and the MSc, also in hydrogeology in 1993 in the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon.