Rafael González-Quirós

Deputy Director for Research




Spanish Institute of Oceanography.

Research activity related to biological oceanography and the interaction between ecosystem dynamics and its consequences on the recruitment of fish populations. Between 2015 and 2019 he was Head of the Marine Environment and Environmental Protection Area of the IEO, coordinating research and advisory activity on marine ecosystems, in a broad sense, including disciplines such as physical oceanography, geology, ecology, pollution and conservation. Since April 2019 he is the Deputy Director of Research coordinating the three areas in which the IEO's activity is structured: Fisheries, Aquaculture and Marine Environment.