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João Pedro Souza-Alves

  • PhD. in Biological Sciences (Zoology)
  • Post-Doctorate Fellowship
  • Universidade Federal de Sergipe
  • 12PublicationsNumber of items in João Pedro's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 3Followers

Recent publications

  • Amphibians and Reptiles of the Refúgio de Vida Silvestre Mata do Junco, municipality of Capela, state of Sergipe, northeastern Brazil

    • Morato S
    • Lima A
    • Staut D
    • et al.
  • Seasonal Versatility in the Feeding Ecology of a Group of Titis (Callicebus coimbrai) in the Northern Brazilian Atlantic Forest

    • Souza-Alves J
    • Fontes I
    • Chagas R
    • et al.

Professional experience

Post-Doctorate Fellowship

Universidade Federal de Sergipe

October 2013 - Present

Coordenator of Wildlife Refuge Mata do Junco

Secretaria de Estado do Meio Ambiente e dos Recursos Hídricos de Sergipe

December 2007 - March 2010(2 years)


Post-Doctorate Fellowship

Universidade Federal de Sergipe

October 2013

Ph.D Biological Sciences (Zoology)

Federal University of Paraíba

March 2010 - August 2013(3 years)

MSc. in Development and Environmental

Federal University of Sergipe

April 2008 - March 2010(2 years)

Research interests

Atlantic Forest and FragmentationProtected AreasConservation BiologyConservation and Ecology of Primates


I graduated in Biological Sciences at the Catholic University of Salvador (2005), and in the masters in Development and Environmental Studies at the Federal University of Sergipe in 2010, where I had scholarship from Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst – DAAD, Germany. I am currently enrolled in the second year of the doctorate in Zoology at the Federal University of Paraíba with scholarship of Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior – CAPES, Brazil. I have the following courses: Introduction to GIS and SPRING (2008); GIS applied to Conservation Biology - ministered by Dr. Clinton Jenkins – University of Maryland (2008); Participatory Management of Protected Areas of the Atlantic Forest (2008); Modeling Biodiversity – ministered by Dra. Marinez Ferreira de Siqueira (UNICAMP) (2008); Distance Sampling – ministered by Dra. Fernanda Marques (WCS) and Dr. Laury Cullen Jr. (IPÊ) (2007).

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