Staff

The Ionian Dolphin Project research team is composed of extensively experienced professionals in the field of marine mammal research and conservation.

Joan Gonzalvo

Joan Gonzalvo

Project director and Science coordinator
Giuseppe Notarbartolo di Sciara

Giuseppe Notarbartolo di Sciara

Senior science coordinator and marine conservation advisor
Nino Pierantonio

Nino Pierantonio

Principal field investigator
Carmen Andrés

Carmen Andrés

Field investigator
Elena Politi

Elena Politi

Web master / Field investigator

Pioneers

Elena Politi

Director 1991-1996 and Co-director 1997-2003

Giovanni Bearzi

Co-director 1997-2003 and Director 2004-2010

Alexandros Frantzis

Co-director 1995-1996

Past collaborators

Stefano Agazzi

Sabina Airoldi

Malvina Andris

Marta Azzolin

Giovanna Barbieri

Mauro Bastianini

Andreas Baumann

Maddalena Bearzi

Simona Bernasconi

Annalisa Bianchessi

Silvia Bonizzoni

Laura Bonomi

Fabrizio Borsani

Sebastiano Bruno

Erica Busatto

Enrico Cabras

Marcello Cazzola

Andrea Ciboddo

Stefania Clemente

Marcel Clusa

Mauro Colla

Marina Costa

Jerome Couvat

Irene Crivellari

Elena Cussino

Carlo Della Libera

Claudia Dorado Menéndez

Matteo Del Lucchese

Christina Delyanides

Lucia Di Iorio

Vittorio Fadda

Daphna Feingold

Sabrina Ferretti

Elio Filidei

Fran(cesca) Fitzpatrick

Tilen Genov

Ioannis Giovos

Guido Gnone

Maddalena Jahoda

Shiva Javdan

Vasiliki Karpouzi

Kristyn Kleman

Viktória Kretz

Giancarlo Lauriano

Ruth Leeney

Eirini Lemos

Daniela Maldini

Elisa Malevolti

Gloria Marín

Claudia Mazzanti

Veronica Mento

Cristiana Miglio

Ada Natoli

Shotaro Nakagun

Gianni Neri

Stamatina Nikolopoulou

Simone Panigada

Aina Pascual Cuadras

Giorgos Paximadis

Gianluca Pecetti

Zsuzsanna Pereszlenyi

Giovanna Pesante

Kelsea Peterman

Annalise Petroselli

Theoni Photopoulos

Chiara Piroddi

Katerina Pirounakis

Iva Popovic

Sveva Puerari

Francesco Quondam

Maria Rakka

Eletta Revelli

Elena Riva

Nuria Rocha

Giovanni Romagnoni

Miriam Romagosa

Vanessa Saari

Beatrice Savinelli

Aviad Scheinin

Candilianne Serrano-Zayas

Andjin Siegenthaler

Arianna Sironi

Anikó Szegedi

Nina Therkildssen

Joe Treddenick

Jasmine Tribe

Maria Trivourea

Sofia Vekerithou