Detailed CV

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From march 2017 Postdoctoral position at University of Lund

2013 - 2016 PhD at "Centre d'Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Evolution (CEFE)" - UMR 5175 / Université de Montpellier

2011 - 2012 M.Sc. degree "Biodiversity, Ecology and Evolution", University of Toulouse, France


Potier S., Duriez O., Célerier A., Liegeois J-L. & Bonadonna F. 2019. Sight or smell: which senses do scavenging raptors use to find food? Animal Cognition, 22: 49-59 here

Potier S., Mitkus M. & Kelber A. 2018. High resolution of colour vision, but low contrast sensitivity in a diurnal raptor Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 285: 20181036 here

Potier S., Duriez O., Cunningham G.B., Bonhomme V., O'Rourke C., Fernandez-Juricic E. & Bonadonna F. 2018. Visual field shape and foraging ecology in diurnal raptors Journal of Experimental Biology, 221: jeb177295 here

Potier S., Besnard M.M., Schikorski D., Buatois B., Duriez O., Gabirot M., Leclaire S. & Bonadonna F. 2018. Preen oil chemical composition encodes individuality, seasonal variation and kinship in Black kites Milvus migrans. Journal of Avian Biology, e01728 here

Potier S., Bonadonna F., Martin G.R., Isard P-F., Dulaurent T., Mentek, M. & Duriez O. 2017. Visual field and foveal characteristics of two species of Falconidae with different ecology. Ibis, 160: 54-61 here

Potier S.#, Mitkus M.#, Bonadonna F., Duriez O., Isard P-F., Dulaurent T, Mentek, M. & Kelber A. 2017. Eye size, fovea and foraging ecology in accipitriform raptors. (# Equal contribution of authors). Brain, Behavior and Evolution, 90: 232-242 here

Potier S., Bonadonna F., Kelber A., Martin G. R., Isard P-F., Dulaurent T. & Duriez O. 2016. Visual abilities in two raptors with different ecology. Journal of Experimental Biology, 219: 2639-2649 here

Potier S., Bonadonna F., Kelber A. & Duriez O. 2016. Visual acuity in an opportunistic raptor, the chimango caracara (Milvago chimango). Physiology & Behavior, 157: 125-128 here

Potier S., Carpentier A., Grémillet D., Leroy B. & Lescroël A. 2015. Individual repeatability of foraging behaviour in a marine predator, the great cormorant, Phalacrocorax carbo. Animal Behaviour, 103: 83-90 here

Pétillon J., Potier S., Carpentier A. & Garbutt A. 2014. Evaluating the success of managed realignment for the restoration of salt marshes: lessons from invertebrate communities. Ecological Engineering, 69: 70-75 here

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