With technical training in Agricultural College (1973), graduated in Agronomy from the Universidade Estadual Paulista Julio de Mesquita Filho (1977), Master in Agronomy (Crop manegement) Plant Science (Concept 6 at CAPES), University of São Paulo (1982) and PhD in Agronomy (Soil and Nutrition Plants) (Concept 7 in CAPES), University of São Paulo (1987). Professor at the Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho (UNESP-Ilha Sollteira / SP) since 1978, where he became free associate professor in 1993 and Full Professor in 2001. At the UNESP / Ilha Solteira held different positions during these 42 years: Vice -Director (07/2005 to 07/2009), Director of the School of Ilha Solteira (07/2009 to 07/2013) Sub coordinator of the Postgraduate studies in agronomy (10/1994 to 10/1996) graduate Course in Ilha Solteira Agronomy (07/1989 to 07/1991). His expertise is in the area of Plant Science with emphasis on Production and Technology Seed and Crop Management. He has published 244 full papers in scientific journals, 05 books and 04 book chapters. He has supervised 121 undergraduate research fellows, 40 completion of course work (TCC), 31 masters, 18 doctors and 02 post -doutores. He acted and acts as a reviewer for several professional journals in the area and FAPESP projects, CAPES and CNPq. Was patron and honored teacher of several classes of graduates in agronomy in the College of Engineering Ilha Solteira ?SP - UNESP in 2013 received the mention of Excellence and Quality Brazil (Personality of the Year) of the Brazilian Association Leadership (BRASLIDER). He received Medal of merit awarded by the University Council of UNESP for services at UNESP Ilha Solteira / SP (08/2016). By 2014 he was a fellow FP 1D of CNPq.
(Source: Lattes Curriculum)