Professor of Ecology. PhD - Imperial College, University of London, UK. “Habilitation” - FCT-UNL, PT.
Research: Chemical Ecology; Integrated crop protection; Sustainable ecosystem management and biodiversity conservation; Gender mainstreaming in science.
Experience: Professor/Guest Scientist at: University of Chapingo, MX; Federal University of Paraná, BR; CSIRO, Canberra, AU; University of Hannover, DE; Imperial College, UK; University BOKU, Vienna, AT.
Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society, UK; Scholar: A. von Humboldt Foundation, DE; C. Gulbenkian Foundation, PT; Expert evaluator: European Commission, EU. Co-founder: European Federation of Ecology (EEF) and first Vice-President. Honorary Member: Chinese Entomological Society, Beijing, CC.