Mr C. Alexander Villa
Phone: +61(0)409 581 906
Fax: +61(0)7 3274 9003
39 Kessels Road
Coopers Plains, QLD 4108
Alex Villa is a PhD candidate under the supervision of A/Prof. Caroline Gaus (http://www.entox.uq.edu.au/caroline-gaus) investigating the exposure and toxicokinetics of pollutants in marine wildlife.
He was most recently employed as a research assistant at Entox studying the enhancement of release and transport processes of super hydrophobic organic compounds through surfactant facilitators.
In 2001, he received a Bachelor of Science with Honours, specialising in Zoology, from the University of Toronto, Canada and spent 5-years as a Project Scientist for environmental consulting companies with industry experience in environmental risk assessments, site remediation, and waste management, in Southern California.
Toxicokinetics, bioconcentration and biomagnification of pollutants in marine biota, analysis of organic contaminants using solid phase microextraction, metals and metalloids.