Education and research experience
[07/2016-to date] Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, lab of Prof. Reinhard Köster (Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Zoological Institute, Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany).
[01/2015-10/2015] Post-Doctoral Associate, lab of Prof. Athula Wikramanayake (Department of Biology, College of Arts and Science, University of Miami, USA).
[05/2013-12/2013] Research assistant, lab of Prof. Isabel Rodríguez-Moldes Rey (Brainshark group, Department of Cell Biology and Ecology, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain).
[07/2013]: PhD in Neuroscience. Developmental study of the cerebellum in cartilaginous fishes: towards the identification of primitive features of the cerebellar formation in gnathostomes. Supervised by Prof. Isabel Rodríguez-Moldes Rey and Prof. Eva Candal Súarez. University of Santiago de Compostela (USC), Spain.
[07/2012-10/2012]: Research training stay. Lab of Prof. Reinhard Köster (Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology, Zoological Institute, Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany).
[09/2008-07/2013]: PhD student. Department of Cell Biology and Ecology, USC, Spain. Brainshark group.
[07/2008]: Master Thesis. DCX expression in the embryonic and post-embryonic cerebellum of cartilaginous fishes (25 ECTS); Supervised by Prof. Isabel Rodríguez-Moldes Rey, USC, Spain.
[2007-2008]: Postgraduate Program of Neuroscience (60 ECTS), USC, Spain.
[08/2007]: Graduated in Biology (305.5 ECTS), USC, Spain.
Pose-Méndez S, Rodríguez-Moldes I, Candal E, Mazan S, Anadón R (2017) A developmental study of the cerebellar nucleus in the catshark, a basal gnathostome. Brain Behav Evol 89:1-14
Pose-Méndez S, Candal E, Mazan S, Rodríguez-Moldes I (2016) Genoarchitecture of the rostral hindbrain of a shark: basis for understanding the emergence of the cerebellum at the agnathan-gnathostome transition. Brain Struct Funct 221:1321-35
Pose-Méndez S, Candal E, Mazan S, Rodríguez-Moldes I (2016) Morphogenesis of the cerebellum and cerebellum-related structures of Scyliorhinus canicula: Insights on the ground pattern of the cerebellar ontogeny. Brain Struct Funct 221:1691-717
Pose-Méndez S, Candal E, Adrio F, Rodríguez-Moldes I (2014) Development of the cerebellar afferent system in the shark Scyliorhinus canicula: Insights into the basal organization of precerebellar nuclei in gnathostomes. J Comp Neurol 522:131-168
Quintana-Urzainqui I, Sueiro C, Carrera I, Ferreiro-Galve S, Santos G, Pose-Méndez S, Mazan S, Candal E Rodríguez-Moldes I (2012) Contributions of developmental studies in the dogfish Scyliorhinus canicula to the brain anatomy of elasmobranchs: insights on the basal ganglia. Brain Behav Evol 80:127-141
Rodríguez-Moldes I, Carrera I, Pose-Méndez S, Quintana-Urzainqui I, Candal E, Anadón R, Mazan S, Ferreiro-Galve, S (2011) Regionalization of the shark hindbrain: a survey of an ancestral organization. Front Neuroanat 5:1-14
Rodríguez-Moldes I, Santos-Durán GN, Pose-Méndez S, Quintana-Urzainqui, Candal E (2017) ‘‘The brains of cartilaginous fishes,’’ in Evolution of Nervous Systems (Vol. 1), ed. J. Kaas (Oxford: Elsevier), 77–97