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Work Experience

Assistant Professor

University of the Basque Country

September 2018 - Present

Assistant Professor

University of the Basque Country

October 2017 - June 2018

Post-Doctoral Research Associate / Research Affiliate

University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Coast Research Laboratory

August 2013 - March 2018

Research Associate/PhD Student

Environmental Hydraulic Institute, University of Cantabria

December 2008 - July 2013

Marine and Environmental Consultant Scientist

Sertiic/Intecsa

March 2003 - December 2007

Education

MSc in Education

University of the Basque Country

October 2016 - September 2017

PhD in Environmental Hydraulics (Environmental Hydraulics Institute, IH Cantabria)

University of Cantabria

February 2009 - March 2013

Master of Advances Studies in Marine Sciences (Maritime, Environmental and Hydraulic Engineering )

Polytechnic University of Catalonia

September 2003 - June 2005

MSc Coastal and Marine Engineering and Management (Maritime, Environmental and Hydraulic Engineering)

Polytechnic University of Catalonia

January 2000 - September 2001

BSc in Environmental Sciences (Environmental Sciences Faculty)

University of Almeria

September 1997 - July 1999

BSc in Environmental Sciences (Environmental Sciences Faculty)

University of Almeria

September 1997 - July 1999

BSc in Oceanography (Marine Sciences Faculty)

University of Las Palmas de G.C.

September 1992 - July 1997

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Publications
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Gorka Bidegain, Tal Ben-Horin(2019). Discrete stochastic marine metapopulation disease model . {PeerJ}
Gorka Bidegain, Tal Ben-Horin(2018). Discrete stochastic marine metapopulation disease model . {PeerJ}
Gorka Bidegain, Tal Ben-Horin(2018). Discrete stochastic marine metapopulation disease model . {PeerJ}
Gorka Bidegain, Tal Ben-Horin(2018). Discrete stochastic marine metapopulation disease model . {PeerJ}
Gorka Bidegain, Tal Ben-Horin(2018). Discrete stochastic marine metapopulation disease model . {PeerJ}
JOURNAL ARTICLE
Gorka Bidegain, Lili Wang, Xiaolong Yang, Anguo Zhang, Ruijing Li, Guangshui Na, Xiutang Yuan(2019). Distribution patterns and ecological risk of endocrine-disrupting chemicals at Qingduizi Bay (China): A preliminary survey in a developing maricultured bay . Marine Pollution Bulletin. 146. p. 915--920. Elsevier {BV}
Wang, L., Yang, X., Zhang, A., Bidegain, G., Li, R., Na, G., Yuan, X.(2019). Distribution patterns and ecological risk of endocrine-disrupting chemicals at Qingduizi Bay (China): A preliminary survey in a developing maricultured bay . Marine Pollution Bulletin. 146. p. 915-920.
Gorka Bidegain, Ika Paul-Pont(2018). Commentary: Plastic waste associated with disease on coral reefs . Frontiers in Marine Science. 5. Frontiers Media {SA}
Ben-Horin, T., Burge, C.A., Bushek, D., Groner, M.L., Proestou, D.A., Huey, L.I., Bidegain, G., Carnegie, R.B.(2018). Intensive oyster aquaculture can reduce disease impacts on sympatric wild oysters . Aquaculture Environment Interactions. 10. p. 557-567.
Bidegain, G., Paul-Pont, I.(2018). Commentary: Plastic waste associated with disease on coral reefs . Frontiers in Marine Science. 5. (JUL).
Gorka Bidegain, Patricia L. Luque, Saijin Zhang, Jay R. Rooker, Enrique Rodríguez-Marín(2017). Dorsal fin spines as a non-invasive alternative calcified structure for microelemental studies in Atlantic bluefin tuna . Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 486. p. 127--133. Elsevier {BV}
Bidegain, G., Powell, E.N., Klinck, J.M., Hofmann, E.E., Ben-Horin, T., Bushek, D., Ford, S.E., Munroe, D.M., Guo, X.(2017). Modeling the transmission of Perkinsus marinus in the Eastern oyster Crassostrea virginica . Fisheries Research. 186. p. 82-93.
Luque, P.L., Zhang, S., Rooker, J.R., Bidegain, G., Rodríguez-Marín, E.(2017). Dorsal fin spines as a non-invasive alternative calcified structure for microelemental studies in Atlantic bluefin tuna . Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 486. p. 127-133.
Guinda, X., Bidegain, G., Puente, A., Juanes, J.A.(2017). A first approach to stock assessment of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) in Cantabria (Bay of Biscay) . Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 97. (3). p. 561-570.
Gorka Bidegain, Xabier Guinda, Araceli Puente, José Antonio Juanes(2016). A first approach to stock assessment of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) in Cantabria (Bay of Biscay) . Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 97. (03). p. 561--570. Cambridge University Press ({CUP})
G. Bidegain, E.N. Powell, J.M. Klinck, T. Ben-Horin, E.E. Hofmann(2016). Microparasitic disease dynamics in benthic suspension feeders: Infective dose, non-focal hosts, and particle diffusion . Ecological Modelling. 328. p. 44--61. Elsevier {BV}
Gorka Bidegain, Tal Ben-Horin, Kevin D. Lafferty, Hunter S. Lenihan(2016). Fishing diseased abalone to promote yield and conservation . Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B. 371. (1689). p. 20150211. The Royal Society
Ben-Horin, T., Lafferty, K.D., Bidegain, G., Lenihan, H.S.(2016). Fishing diseased abalone to promote yield and conservation . Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 371. (1689).
Bidegain, G., Powell, E.N., Klinck, J.M., Ben-Horin, T., Hofmann, E.E.(2016). Microparasitic disease dynamics in benthic suspension feeders: Infective dose, non-focal hosts, and particle diffusion . Ecological Modelling. 328. p. 44-61.
Bidegain, G., Powell, E.N., Klinck, J.M., Ben-Horin, T., Hofmann, E.E.(2016). Marine infectious disease dynamics and outbreak thresholds: Contact transmission, pandemic infection, and the potential role of filter feeders . Ecosphere. 7. (4).
Gorka Bidegain, Tal Ben-Horin, Lauren Huey, Diego A. Narvaez, David Bushek(2015). Parasite transmission through suspension feeding . Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. Elsevier {BV}
Gorka Bidegain, Xabier Guinda, Marta Sestelo, Javier Roca-Pardiñas, Araceli Puente, José Antonio Juanes(2015). Assessing the suitability of the minimum capture size and protection regimes in the gooseneck barnacle shellfishery . Ocean {\&} Coastal Management. 104. p. 150--158. Elsevier {BV}
Bidegain, G. 2015. A habitat suitability modeling-based approach for estimating coastal shellfish biomass. Thalassas 31 (1), 57-61.
Gorka Bidegain, Javier Francisco Bárcena, Andrés García, José Antonio Juanes(2015). Predicting coexistence and predominance patterns between the introduced Manila clam (Ruditapes philippinarum) and the European native clam (Ruditapes decussatus) . Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 152. p. 162--172. Elsevier {BV}
Ben-Horin, T., Bidegain, G., Huey, L., Narvaez, D.A., Bushek, D.(2015). Parasite transmission through suspension feeding . Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 131. p. 155-176.
Bidegain, G., Guinda, X., Sestelo, M., Roca-Pardiñas, J., Puente, A., Juanes, J.A.(2015). Assessing the suitability of the minimum capture size and protection regimes in the gooseneck barnacle shellfishery . Ocean and Coastal Management. 104. p. 150-158.
Bidegain, G., Bárcena, J.F., García, A., Juanes, J.A.(2015). Predicting coexistence and predominance patterns between the introduced Manila clam (Ruditapes philippinarum) and the European native clam (Ruditapes decussatus) . Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 152. p. 162-172.
Gorka Bidegain, Javier Francisco Bárcena, Andrés García, José Antonio Juanes(2013). {LARVAHS}: Predicting clam larval dispersal and recruitment using habitat suitability-based particle tracking model . Ecological Modelling. 268. p. 78--92. Elsevier {BV}
Gorka Bidegain, José Antonio Juanes(2013). Does expansion of the introduced Manila clam Ruditapes philippinarum cause competitive displacement of the European native clam Ruditapes decussatus? . Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 445. p. 44--52. Elsevier {BV}
Gorka Bidegain, Marta Sestelo, Javier Roca-Pardiñas, José Antonio Juanes(2013). Estimating a new suitable catch size for two clam species: Implications for shellfishery management . Ocean {\&} Coastal Management. 71. p. 52--63. Elsevier {BV}
Bidegain, G., Bárcena, J.F., García, A., Juanes, J.A.(2013). LARVAHS: Predicting clam larval dispersal and recruitment using habitat suitability-based particle tracking model . Ecological Modelling. 268. p. 78-92.
Bidegain, G., Juanes, J.A.(2013). Does expansion of the introduced Manila clam Ruditapes philippinarum cause competitive displacement of the European native clam Ruditapes decussatus? . Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 445. p. 44-52.
Bidegain, G., Sestelo, M., Roca-Pardiñas, J., Juanes, J.A.(2013). Estimating a new suitable catch size for two clam species: Implications for shellfishery management . Ocean and Coastal Management. 71. p. 52-63.
Juanes, J.A., Bidegain, G., Echavarri-Erasun, B., Puente, A., García, A., García, A., Bárcena, J.F., Álvarez, C., García-Castillo, G.(2012). Differential distribution pattern of native Ruditapes decussatus and introduced Ruditapes phillippinarum clam populations in the Bay of Santander (Gulf of Biscay): Considerations for fisheries management . Ocean and Coastal Management. 69. p. 316-326.
Gorka Bidegain, José Antonio Juanes, Beatriz Echavarri-Erasun, Araceli Puente, Ana García, Andrés García, Javier F. Bárcena, César Álvarez, Gerardo García-Castillo(2012). Differential distribution pattern of native Ruditapes decussatus and introduced Ruditapes phillippinarum clam populations in the Bay of Santander (Gulf of Biscay): Considerations for fisheries management . Ocean {\&} Coastal Management. 69. p. 316--326. Elsevier {BV}
CONFERENCE PAPER
Ben-Horin, T., Bidegain, G., Burge, C., Bushek, D., Carnegie, R., Groner, M., Hofmann, E.E., Munroe, D., Powell, E.N., Proestou, D., and Shroer, W. (2018) Does restoring oyster reefs restore oyster health? Coastal & Estuarine Research Federation Biennial Conference. Providence, Rhode Island, USA.
Bidegian, G., Klinck, J.M., Powell, E.N., Hoffman, E.E., Levin, J.C. (2017) The influence of hydrodynamics (advection and vertical mixing) on disease transmission time in benthic metapopulations distributed among reefs.109th National Shellfisheries Association Meeting, Knoxville, TN, USA.
Hoffman, E.E., Powell, E.N., Klinck, J.M., Bidegian, G. (2017) Modeling marine bivalve populations: approaches and challenges. 109th National Shellfisheries Association Meeting, Knoxville, TN, USA, Plenary Session.
23. Powell, E.N, Bidegain, G ., Munroe, D., Klinck, J.M., Hofmann, E.E. 2015. Models, reference points, and restoration: the challenge of oyster (and other marine) diseases. 23rd Biennial Coastal & Estuarine Research Federation (CERF) Conference, Nov 8-13, 2015. Portland, USA.
(2015). Marine disease transmission models and an introduction to parameter estimation . RCN Marine Disease Modeling and Transmission Workshop. Old Dominion University. Norfolk, VA, USA. Talk.
(2015). The effect of current flow and oyster reef characteristics on disease dilution . 1st Research Exchange Meeting, University of Southernn Mississippi. Long Beach Campus, MS, USA.
(2015). Dilution of the oyster parasite Perkinsus marinus by commensal tunicates . Journal of Shellfish Research 34(2):585-694.
Bidegain, Gorka and Powell, Eric N and Klinck, John M and Ben-Horin, Tal and Hofmann, Eileen E(2015). Modeling overfiltration of marine pathogens . Journal of Mississippi Academy of Science. 60. (1).
Bidegain, Gorka and Powell, Eric N and Klinck, John M and Ben-Horin, Tal and Hofmann, Eileen E(2015). Epizootiological modeling of marine infectious diseases . Journal of Mississippi Academy of Science. 60. (1).
(2014). The collapse of oyster fisheries and emergence of Dermo disease in Atlantic estuaries . Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases 12th Annual Conference, Fort Collins, CO.
(2014). A marine infectious disease model . Journal of Mississippi Academy of Science.
(2014). Development of a theoretical basis for modeling disease processes in marine invertebrates. Ocean Science Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
(2014). A marine infectious disease model . Journal of the Mississippi Academy of Sciences.
(2012). Modelling habitat suitability for two clam species (Ruditapes sp.) using Ecological Niche Factor Analysis (ENFA). Estuarine and Coastal Sciences Association Symposium, ECSA 51, Venice.
(2012). Is the competitive interaction between the non indigenous bivalve Ruditapes philippinarum and the native bivalve Ruditapes decussatus a determining factor to explain the reduction of the native population?. XIII International Symposium on Oceanography of the Bay of Biscay. Santander. Spain.
(2012). Recruitment and growth of Pollicipes pollicipes on the coast of Cantabria (Gulf of Biscay, northern Spain). XIII International Symposium on Oceanography of the Bay of Biscay, Santander, Spain.
BOOK CHAPTER
(2014). Nonparametric regression applied to sea urchin growth . Sea Urchins: Habitat, Embryonic Development and Importance in the Environment.