Head of Lab
Food Safety & Microbiology
+ 351 21 446 9551 / 784
Teresa Crespo is Senior Scientist at iBET, is Head of the Food Safety & Microbiology Laboratory and Quality Assurance Manager of iBET.
Teresa Crespo graduated in Biology at Faculty de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa and holds a PhD in Biological Engineering from Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade NOVA de Lisboa.
The area of expertise in the last 30 years has been microbiology, in particular in microbial characterization and ecology of microbial populations and on antibiotic resistance and pathogenicity/virulence mechanisms of bacteria. The areas of research have been food and water quality and safety, food authenticity and, more recently, in bioremediation processes and water treatments.