Ulysses P. Albuquerque0000-0002-8131-8429
Ulysses Paulino Albuquerque is a graduate of biological sciences from the Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brazil, in 1993. Albuquerque received his M.S. degree in plant biology (taxonomy and ethnobotany) from the Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brazil, in 1996, and his Ph.D. degree in plant biology (ethnobotany) from the same university in 2001. Currently, he is a Professor at the Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brazil, where he coordinates the Laboratory of Applied and Theoretical Ethnobiology and teaches graduates and postgraduates. He was the President of the Brazilian Society of Ethnobiology and Ethnoecology from 2005 to 2008. He acts in the areas of ecological anthropology, ethnobotany, biodiversity conservation, applied botany, ethnopharmacology, and natural products. He has a special interest in the comprehension of the factors that modulate the relation between people and natural resources on the interface of ecology and evolutionary processes. He is a Member of the Editorial Boards of the Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine as a Deputy Editor, the Economic Botany as an Associate Editor, the Ethnobiology and Conservation as a Chief Editor, and the European Journal of Medicinal Plants as a Chief Editor.
Biography Updated on 19 November 2013