Caroline C. Vasconcelos, MSc

“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” - Albert Einstein

Experience

 
 
 
 
 

Doctoral Student

Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia (INPA)

Jul 2018 – Present Manaus, Amazonas
Taxonomy and Systematics of Ecclinusa (Sapotaceae, Chrysophylloideae)
 
 
 
 
 

Master Student

Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia (INPA)

Mar 2015 – Jul 2017 Manaus, Amazonas
Taxonomy of Sapotaceae (Chrysophylloideae)
 
 
 
 
 

Research Intern

Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (Embrapa Amapá)

Mar 2011 – Dec 2014 Macapá, Amapá
Ecology and Forest Management for multiple use of floodplains in the Amazonian estuary
 
 
 
 
 

Undergraduate Student

Universidade do Estado do Amapá (UEAP)

Mar 2010 – Dec 2014 Macapá, Amapá
Forest Engineering and Botany
 
 
 
 
 

Student Intern

Centro de Educação Profissional do Amapá (CEPA)

Mar 2008 – Jun 2010 Macapá, Amapá
Computer assistance and data processing

Projects

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Disentangling the evolutionary history and diversification within Neotropical Ecclinusa using an integrative taxonomy.

Understanding the systematic value of fruit, seed and seedling characters in the taxonomy of Neotropical Chrysophylloideae …

Publications from FLORESTAM Project - Ecology and forest management for multiple use of floodplains in the Amazonian estuary (process …

Results of collaborative research in other fields.

Awards

IAPT Research Grants

ASPT Graduate Student Research Grants

Thomas Lovejoy Research Fellowship Program

Skills

R/RStudio

Intermediate user (software used daily)

ArcGIS

Intermediate user

Forestry consulting

5 years of graduate training

Computer assistance

2.5 years of training

Graphic designer

Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator

Languages

Native Portuguese and English speaker (basic)

Credits

Background photos
📷 View of forest canopy at the ATTO site in the RDS Uatumã, AM, Brazil by Ana Luiza Costa
📷 Floriferous branch of Pouteria manaosensis from ARIE-PDBFF by Mário Terra-Araujo
📷 Fruiting branch of Pouteria kossmanniae only known from Manaus region by Isolde Ferraz
📷 Amazonian Campinarana forest in PARNA Viruá, RR, Brazil by Semirian Amôedo

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