Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro
Graduate in Forestry Engineering from the Federal University of Espírito Santo, master's degree and PhD from the National School of Tropical Botany (ENBT) - Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden. He is currently an assistant professor at the Department of Environmental Sciences, Forest Institute at the Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRRJ) and a member of the Applied Ecology Laboratory-LEAp-UFRRJ. Main research lines: plant ecology, functional ecology, successional trajectories modeling, ecological restoration, and ecosystem services. It also develops activities to formulate and strengthen public policies to promote large-scale ecological restoration.