The Prize Winner 2015 for research in the field of the Biology of Invasive Animals is Dr CAROLYN TEPOLT, postdoctoral fellow of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Dr Carolyn Tepolt received the award at the Department of Biology, University of Florence, on occasion of the memorial event in honour of Francesca Gherardi, on 15th May 2015. In this occasion, Dr Carolyn Tepolt presented her research:
Prof. Dr Bella Galil of the National Institute of Oceanography, Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research (IOLR), Israel, gave a talk on
The Award Committee was headed by Prof. Felicita Scapini, assisted by Prof. Bella Galil and Prof. Marco Vannini and the zoologists of the Department of Biology, University of Florence.
(Photos by S. Cianfanelli and G. Innocenti)