Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto (FMRP)
(Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Holded a productivity fellowship from Fundação Araucária de Apoio ao Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico do Paraná (2015/2016). Bachelor's in Biological Sciences at Instituto de Biociências, Letras e Ciências Exatas of Universidade Estadual Paulista (1995), Master's in Biological Sciences - Genétics from the same institute (1997) and Ph.D. in Genetics from Universidade de São Paulo (2001). Has experience in Genetics and Zoology, with emphasis in populational genetics and evolutionary biology, working on the following subjects: genetics and evolution of Drosophila natural populations, biochemical (allozymes) and molecular (DNA microssatélites - SSR) genetics, variation in taxonomic, life history and morphological characters related to environmental changes.
(Source: Lattes Curriculum)
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