Philippe Cury

Ph.D., Biomathematics

University of Paris VII-Jussieu

Philippe Cury is senior scientist at IRD (Institut de Recherche pour le Développement). He is the Director of the CRH (Centre de Recherche Halieutique Méditerranéenne et Tropicale) based in Sète France, and of the UMR-EME 212 IRD-Ifremer and University Montpellier 2. He is the scientific coordinator of the Eur-Oceans Consortium that leads research on building scenarios for marine ecosystems at the European level.


Neira S., Moloney C., Christensen V., Cury P., Shannon L., Arancibia H., 2014, Analysing changes in the southern Humboldt ecosystem for the period 1970-2004 by means of dynamic food web modeling., Marine Ecosystem, Ecological Modelling, 274, 41-49, DOI 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2013.09.022, link

Coll M., Cury P., Azzurro E., Bariche M., Bayadas G., Bellido J.M., Chaboud C., Claudet J., El-Sayed A.F., Gascuel D., Knittweis L., Pipitone C., Samuel-Rhoads Y., Taleb S., Tudela S., Valls A., Participants, 2013, The scientific strategy needed to promote a regional ecosystem-based approach to fisheries in the Mediterranean and Black Seas., Marine Ecosystem, Fisheries Management, Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 23, 415-434, DOI 10.1007/s11160-013-9305-y, link