Herpetology, biology, ecophysiology and ecology of lizards, spatial and feeding relationships between lizards (Lacertida, Scincidae, Anguidae), species and ecosystem conservation.
Work on projects
10.2014—04.2016: Ensuring sustainable development for tortoise, volunteer;
25.03.2014—01.03.2015: ‘Field studies of the distribution and abundance of amphibians and reptiles’. Project No DIR 5113024-1-48, procedure BG161PO005/11/3.0/03/24, order RD-23/13.01.2012, financed under OP ‘Environment 2007—2013’;
03.2011—03.2013 Field expert ‘Reptiles and amphibians’ in project Mapping and identification of the conservation status of the natural habitats and species under Directive 92/34/EEC, phase I;
Working with Bulgarian foundation of biodiversity in Bulgarian-Swiss project ‘Linking Nature Protection and Sustainable Rural Development’ like a field expert leading group for herpetology Ambaritza, Central Balkan 2013; Uzana, Central Balkan 2014;
Working with Bulgarian Society for the Protection of Birds (BSPB) in student education camp ‘Kartali’ at ‘Studen kladenets’ dam. 2011 — at present, field expert in the herpetological group;
Work with kids in Educational center in Sofia Zoo, presentations about different amphibians and reptiles and showing a live snakes and other reptiles.
Contributions to congresses
19th European Congress of Herpetology, SEH — 19—22 September 2017, Salzburg, Austria, poster presentation;
5th Congress of ecologists of the Republic of Macedonia with International participation — 19—22 October, 2016, Ohrid, Macedonia, poster presentation;
Seminar of ecology — 2016 with International participation, IBER — BAS, oral presentation — ‘How lizards manage their microhabitat selection in dynamic environment?’;
Seminar of ecology — 2014, with International participation, IBER — BAS, poster ‘Spatial niche partition among five sympatric lizards in North-West Bulgaria’ a first prize for best poster presentation award.