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Enhancing research capacity with partnerships and collaborations

Worldwide collaboration with leading marine institutes​



In view of achieving greater results and expand our research, we have established relevant collaborations with our extensive network of partners, which includes different institutions and organizations, business collaborators, policy makers and, of course, its peers. From local to global, CCMAR acknowledges the importance of its partners and is open to new collaborations.


Internationalization (summary)



62% of researchers graduated abroad, 23% from 16 nationalities​


International co-supervision, of 47 PhD students in doctoral school 36% are international.


27 contracts with EC (3 coordinations) involving 234 foreign institutions; Bill Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Grant;


Member of ESFRI infrastructures: EMBRC, EMSO and ELIXIR and other H2020 initiatives (Aquaexcel 2020, Assemble Plus, EMBRIC …)


60% publications co-authored internationally


62 participations in international cruises, expeditions - Atlantic: 26; Mediterranean: 6; Pacific: 16; Arctic: 5; Antarctic: 6; Indian: 3


PEW Marine Fellow 2017; 1000 talents professorship; Presidency of European Society Comparative Endocrinology


Visiting 3 Fulbright Fellows 2019-2021

Editorial boards

Editor-in-Chief and more than 40 journals associate editors