Salvatrice Vizzini is Full Professor of Ecology at University of Palermo, Local Research Unit of CoNISMa (National Inter-University Consortium for Marine Sciences, Italy). Expertise on the ecology of coastal environments, effects of anthropic activities, sustainable development of aquaculture, blue carbon ecosystems. PI or Leader of Research Units in research programs funded by EU, Italian and Regional Government.
Director of the Master Course in Marine Biology. Italian National Expert for the MSPglobal initiative (Italian Oceanographic Commission-COI and IOC-UNESCO). Author of more than 100 papers published in international journals (with Impact Factor) and of a patent for a sustainable feedstuff for aquaculture.