Post-Doc 1994-1995, University of Oregon, USA
Ph.D. 1993, Marine Biology and Fisheries, Institute of Marine Sciences, METU, Turkey
M.Sc. 1987, Marine Biology and Fisheries, Institute of Marine Sciences, METU, Turkey
B.S. 1984, Biology, Ege University, Turkey
Phytoplankton ecology and physiology, marine primary production
1994-1995, NATO Scholarship through TUBITAK for a postdoctoral study at U.O. Oregon.
Coordinated several TUBITAK projects in phytoplankton in Turkish seas
Uysal Z, Shmeleva AA (2012). Species composition, abundance and biomass of Copepoda in plankton of the Northern Levantine Basin (Eastern Mediterranean). Crustaceana 85, 909-935.
Uysal Z, Koksalan I (2006). The annual cycle of Synecohococcus (cyanobacteria) in the northern Levantine Basin shelf waters (Eastern Mediterranean), Marine Ecology 27, 187-197.
Uysal, Z., and A.A. Shmeleva, 2001. New species of the genus Scaphocalanus (Calanoida : Scolecithricidae) from the Iskenderun Bay - northeastern Levantine Basin. Hydrobiologia, 470:45-48.
Uysal, Z., 2001. On the formation of net phytoplankton patches in the southern Black Sea during the spring. Hydrobiologia, 485:173-182.
Uysal, Z., and Sur H. İ. 1995: Net phytoplankton discriminating patches in winter in Southern Black Sea. Oceanologica Acta. 18, 6 pp. 639-647.