ESR1 Konstantinos Anestis My BSc is from Aristoteleio Panepistimio Thessalonikis (Greece) and MSc from Università degli studi di Napoli Federico II (Italy). I work at Alfred-Wegener-Institut (Germany), on Functional and comparative genomics to study regulatory and metabolic processes in mixotrophs.
ESR2 Nikola Medic My BSc is from Sveučilište Jurja Dobrile (Croatia) and MSc from Prirodoslovno matematički fakultet, Sveučilište u Zagrebu (Croatia). I am working at Københavns Universitet (Denmark), studying Ecophysiology of key species of constitutive mixotrophs including those contributing to harmful algal blooms (HABs).
ESR3 Guilherme Ferreira My BSc and MSc are from the Escola Superior de Turismo e Tecnologia do Mar, Instituto Politécnico de Leiria (Portugal). I work at Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC-ICM, Spain), on Top down control of marine protists by mixotrophs.
ESR4 Joost Mansour I studied at University of Amsterdam (The Netherlands) and Penn State University (USA). I work at Station de Biologique de Roscoff (France) on Oceanic Greenhouses, the endosymbiotic non-constitutive mixotrophic Radiolaria and Acantheria.
ESR5 Filomena Romano I studied at Università degli studi di Napoli Federico II (Italy). I now work at the Hellenic Centre for Marine Research (Crete, Greece), studying Ciliate mixotrophy in the ultra-oligotrophic Eastern Mediterranean.
ESR6 Andreas Norlin My BSc and MSc are from Københavns Universitet (Denmark). I now work at Swansea University (UK), studying mixotrophs that harbour intact symbionts, Life in planktonic greenhouses; a systems dynamics approach.
ESR7 Maira Maselli I did my BSc and MSc at Università degli studi di Napoli Federico II (Italy). I am now working at Københavns Universitet (Denmark), studying Ecophysiology of key species of general non-constitutive mixotrophs (GNCMs).
ESR8 Anna Anschuetz I have a BSc from Kiel University (Germany) and my MSc from GEOMAR – Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel (Germany). I am now working at Swansea University (UK) on Trophodynamics of the cryptophyte-Mesodinium-Dinophysis complex.
ESR9 Claudia Traboni I studied for my BSc and MSc degrees at Università degli studi di Napoli Federico II (Italy). I am currently working at Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC-ICM, Spain), investigating Interactions between mixotrophs and their predators.
ESR10 Jon Lapeyra I did my BSc at UPV/EHU & Universidad de Valparaiso (Chile) and then my MSc under the ERASMUS MUNDUS programme. I work at Unviersité Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium) on The role of mixotrophy in ecosystem dynamics.
ESR11 Lisa Schneider I studied in Germany at University of Hamburg and Technical University Dresden. I am now working at Deltares (Netherlands), where I am studying Coastal water management under the mixotrophic plankton paradigm.