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Elâine Ribeiro

Elâine Ribeiro

  • Professor, Department of Biology, Universidade de Pernambuco campus Petrolina, Pernambuco - Brazil
Elâine is an Ecologist and her main subject of research are plant assemblages of Tropical Dry Forests, especially from the Brazilian Caatinga. During my career I have been focused in understanding the drivers of changes (e.g. human disturbances and environmental variables) of plant species assembly and diversity at the Brazilian Caatinga.
She is interested in transforming ecological knowledge produced in friendly/accessible content in order to contribute to scientific/environmental education and conservation.
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  • Technologist in Environmental Management, IFPE (Federal Institute of Pernambuco, Brazil), 2007
  • B.S., Biology/Environmental Sciences, UFPE (Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil), 2008
  • M.S., Botany - Plant Ecology, UFPE (Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil), 2011
  • Ph.D., Botany - Plant Ecology, UFPE (Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil), 2015
  • Postdoc, at the Federal University of Pernambuco - Brazil, in collaboration with the Universidad Autonoma de Mexico and Tartu University - Estonia, 2017