SOIL FERTILITY AND FERTILIZER SPECIALIST
1992 - to present:
1999 - 2001:
Professor of Soil Fertility and Fertilizers at the Department of Soil and Plant Nutrition, Superior School of Agriculture "Luiz de Queiroz" (ESALQ), University of São Paulo, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil.
Visiting Scientist at the International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC). Grant received from the Foundation for Supporting Research in the State of São Paulo (FAPESP).
1999 - 2001:
Ph.D in Soils and Plant Nutrition by the Superior College of Agriculture "Luiz de Queiroz", University of São Paulo, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil (thesis= Phosphorus availability of the fraction soluble in neutral ammonium citrate and water-insoluble of acidulated phosphates).
Master Degree in Nuclear Energy in Agriculture by the Center of Nuclear Energy Applied to Agriculture, University of São Paulo, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil (thesis= Sulphur availability for sicilian lemon in a medium-textured dark-red Latosol).
1989 - 1992:
Professor of Soil Fertility, Plant Nutrition and Fertilizer/Fertilization (undergrad courses) in the University of West São Paulo, Presidente Prudente, SP, Brazil.
1986 - 1990:
Coordinator of the laboratory of soil and plant tissue analysis, Foundation of Technology Shunji Nishimura (FSNT), Pompéia, SP, Brazil.
Graduated in Agronomy by the University of the State of São Paulo, Botucatu, SP, Brazil.