Permanent Professors

Adilva de Souza Conceição
Universidade do Estado da Bahia

Has a post-doctorate in Molecular Plant Biology from the University of Montréal, a PhD in Botany from the Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana, a Master's in Plant Biology from Universidade Federal de Pernambuco.

Research Line: Floristics, systematics and phylogeny of phanerogams and cryptogams.

Area of interest: Taxonomy and phylogeny of phanerogams, acting mainly on the following themes: taxonomy and systematics of Caesalpinioideae, molecular biology (phylogeny and genetic variability) and morphological variability; floristics of the main groups in the semiarid region of Bahia.

Contact: adilva.souza@gmail.com / asconceicao@uneb.br

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Emilia de Brito Valente
Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana

Holds a doctorate and a master's degree in Plant Biology from Universidade Federal de Pernambuco.

Research Line: Floristics, systematics and phylogeny of phanerogams and cryptogams

Area of interest: Briology, mainly in the studies of floristics, diversity, taxonomy and ecology of Bryophytes in areas of Atlantic Forest, and in Chapada Diamantina involving areas of Rupestrian Fields, Ombrophylous and Seasonal Forest, Cerrado and Caatinga.

Contact: ebvalente@gmail.com

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Francyane Tavares Braga
Universidade do Estado da Bahia

Has a postdoctoral degree in the National Postdoctoral Program (PNPD/ CAPES/ FINEP) from Empresa de Pesquisa Agropecuária de Minas Gerais (EPAMIG), a doctorate in Agronomy (Phytotechnics) and a master's degree in Agronomy (Plant Physiology) from Universidade Federal de Lavras.

Research Line: Plant morphology, resources and potential of the Northeastern flora

Area of interest: Biotechnology, with an emphasis on plant tissue culture: micropropagation of fruit and plant anatomy of micropropagated plants.

Contact: bragaft@gmail.com / ftbraga@uneb.br

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Itayguara Ribeiro da Costa
Universidade Federal do Ceará

Holds a doctorate and a master's degree in Plant Biology from the State Universidade Estadual de Campinas, with a sandwich period at the Royal Botanic Gardens - Kew, England (Jodrell Laboratory & Herbarium).

Research Line: Floristics, systematics and phylogeny of phanerogams and cryptogams

Area of interest: Systematics and plant evolution.

Contact: itayguara@gmail.com

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Juliana Santos Silva
Universidade do Estado da Bahia

Holds a doctorate in Plant Biology from Universidade Estadual de Campinas and a master's degree in Botany from Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco.

Research Line: Floristics, systematics and phylogeny of phanerogams and cryptogams

Area of interest: Plant systematics, phylogeny, plant micromorphology and interaction between host plants and gall-inducing organisms. Leguminosae systematics, phylogeny and plant anatomy/morphology of Mimosa and distribution, diversity, morphology and anatomy of neotropical galls.

Contact: jullybandeira@hotmail.com / jussilva@uneb.br

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Luciene Cristina Lima e Lima
Universidade do Estado da Bahia

Holds a doctorate in Botany from Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana and a master's degree in Agricultural Sciences from Universidade Federal da Bahia, specialization in Plant Biology from Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana.

Research Line: Plant morphology, resources and potential of the Northeastern flora

Area of interest: Applied botany, mainly in the following subjects: palynology, melissopalynology, phenology, floral biology and potential of native plants, mainly apiculture.

Contact: llima@gd.com.br / lclima@uneb.br

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Marcos da Costa Silva
Universidade do Estado da Bahia

Holds a doctorate and a master's degree in Immunology from Universidade Federal da Bahia.

Research Line: Plant morphology, resources and potential of the Northeastern flora

Area of interest: Plant bioprospecting, microbiology, immunology, cellular and molecular biology.

Contact: macosil@gmail.com / marcosilva@uneb.br

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Maria José Gomes de Andrade
Universidade do Estado da Bahia

Has a postdoctoral degree at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew - England, a postdoctoral fellow at Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana (PNPD/ CNPq) and a postdoctoral fellow at Conservação Internacional do Brasil. PhD in Botany from Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana, master's degree in Plant Biology from Universidade Federal de Pernambuco.

Research Line: Plant morphology, resources and potential of the Northeastern flora

Area of interest: Plant genetics, phylogeny, cytotaxonomy and molecular biology, mainly in the following subjects: molecular systematics of Eriocaulaceae and Poales, Cytogenetics of Eriocaulaceae, Leguminosae, Loranthaceae and Marantaceae.

Contact: mariajgandrade@gmail.com / mgandrade@uneb.br

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Marileide Dias Saba
Universidade do Estado da Bahia

Holds a doctorate and a master's degree in Botany from Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana.

Research Line: Plant morphology, resources and potential of the Northeastern flora

Area of interest: Palynology, especially: palynotaxonomy, palynoflora and melissopalynology.

Contact: marileide.saba@gmail.com / msaba@uneb.br

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Maristela Casé Costa Cunha
Universidade do Estado da Bahia

Holds a doctorate in Oceanography and a master's degree in Botany from Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco.

Research Line: Floristics, systematics and phylogeny of phanerogams and cryptogams

Area of interest: Taxonomy of cryptogams; ecosystem ecology; limnology; bioindicators of the quality of aquatic environments and human ecology and aquatic environments.

Contact: maristelacase@gmail.com / mccunha@uneb.br

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Nadja Santos Vitória
Universidade do Estado da Bahia

Holds a doctorate in Fungi Biology from Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, a master's degree and a specialization in Genetics and Molecular Biology from Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz.

Research Line: Floristics, systematics and phylogeny of phanerogams and cryptogams

Area of interest: Microbiology with emphasis on mycology: taxonomy and ecology of fungi, especially with the phylum Ascomycota (teleomorfo, anamorfo and lichen) in areas of Atlantic Forest and Caatinga.

Contact: nadjasv@hotmail.com / nvitoria@uneb.br

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Vera Lúcia Costa Vale
Universidade do Estado da Bahia

Holds a doctorate and a master's degree in Immunology from Universidade Federal da Bahia.

Line of Research: Plant morphology, resources and potential of the Northeastern flora

Area of interest: Microbiology, immunology and plant bioprospecting.

Contact: vcostavale@gmail.com / vvale@uneb.br

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Collaborating Professors

Adailson Feitoza de Jesus Santos
Universidade do Estado da Bahia

Holds a doctorate in Biotechnology from the State Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana, master's degree in Agricultural Microbiology from the Universidade Federal do Recôncavo da Bahia, Specialization in Cellular Biology from the Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana and Graduation in Biology from the Universidade do Estado da Bahia.

Research line: Plant morphology, resources and potential of the Northeastern flora

Area of interest: Bioprospecting of microorganisms associated with the native vegetation of the Caatinga Biome and development of biotechnology products from this interaction.

Contact: adailsonmicrobiologia@gmail.com / afsantos@uneb.br

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Ivan Jeferson Sampaio Diogo
Instituto Federal da Paraiba

Holds a doctorate in Plant Biology from the University of Campinas with a sandwich period at Göteborgs Universitet (GU), Sweden; Master in Ecology and Natural Resources and graduation in Biological Sciences from the Federal University of Ceará.

Research line: Floristics, systematics and phylogeny of phanerogams and cryptogams

Area of interest: Community and Population Ecology of semi-arid, biogeography, phytogeography, ecological relationships, dispersion, pollination and ethnobotany.

Contact: ivan.diogo@ifpb.edu.br

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