New Subject Editor in neotropical vascular plant taxonomy!Submitted by editor on 28 June 2022.
Nordic Journal of Botany would like to welcome our new Subject Editor in neotropical vascular plant taxonomy, Prof. Isa Lucia de Morais. Isa is our first editor located in South America, so we are especially happy to have her join our team! Continue reading below for a description of her background.
"I have a degree in Biological Sciences from the Federal University of Uberlândia (2000), a Master's degree in Ecology and Conservation of Natural Resources from the Federal University of Uberlândia - UFU - (2003), a PhD in Environmental Sciences from the Federal University of Goiás and a postdoctoral degree from the UFU. I am a professor of the Biological Sciences Course and of the Master's Degree in Environment and Society, at the State University of Goiás, Southwest Campus, Quirinópolis. I have experience in Ecology, with emphasis on Plant Ecology and Botany, working mainly on the following topics: Cerrado, Phenology, Floristics, Phytosociology, recovery of degraded areas, gallery forest, path, urban afforestation. I am a member of the Brazilian Botanical Society. I am the founder and curator of the Herbário José Ângelo Rizzo at the State University of Goiás, Southwest Campus, Quirinópolis."