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Independent experts nominated by country party

José Santino de Assis

First name
José Santino de
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
Plant Science
UN languages spoken




Job function
Dept of Geography and Environment
Telephone number
55 82 3342469/9725302
Work experience
- Professor, Federal University of Pernambuco, 1976-77_x000D_
- Researcher, Ministry of Mines and Power; Project RADAMBRASIL; Vegetation Division; Experiment entitled "Classification and Ecological-Physiognomic Cartography of Brazilian Vegetation", 1977-86_x000D_
- Researcher Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE), Experiment: Classification and Ecological-Physiognomic Cartography of Vegetation, 1986-87_x000D_
- Scholarship Researcher, National Adviser of Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq), 1988-89_x000D_
- Professor, Federal University of Alagoas, Experiments: a) Biogeography and Thematic Mapping; b) Ecological-Physiognomic Classification of the Vegetation, Phyto-Ecological Cartography, and Phyto-Diagnostics for Nature Conservation (Conservation Units), Recovery of Degradation area (Desertification) and Enviromental Impact.
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
Bachelor in Geography, Federal University of Pernambuco, 1975_x000D_
Master in Geography, Federal University of Pernambuco, 1988_x000D_
Doctor in Geography, State University of paulista, 1998
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Assis, J.S, and Silva, S.B. 1982. Vegetacao: as regioesfitoecologicas, sua natureza e seus recursos economicos - estudo fitogeografico. In: Brasil/MME/projeto Radambrasil. Folha SD 23 Brasilia. DIPUB/RADAMBRASIL. Rio de Janeiro. p.461-494._x000D_
2. Assis, J. S. 1988. Fitogeografia, uso do espcao e protecao ambiental: o caso de uma reliquia paleoambiental ameacada de extincao. UFPE/DCG. Recife. (Master Thesis)._x000D_
3. Assis, J.S. 1990. Zoneamento fitoambiental da Bacia Potiguar em relacao ao uso dos recursos hidricos subterraneos. UFRN/UFAL/CNPq. Natal/Maceio. (Technical Report)._x000D_
4. Assis, J. S. 1997. O sistema fitoambiental deltaico do Sao Francisco em Alagoas. UFAL/ Department of Geography and Environment. Maceio (Monograph)._x000D_
5. Assis, J.S. 1998. Um projeto de Unidades de Conservacao para o Estado de Alagoas. UNESP/IGCE. Rio Claro. (Doctor al Thesis).
Other activities
- Member of the Editorial "Revista Ciencia Agricola", UFAL/CECA, Maceio_x000D_
- Member of Associacao de Geografia Teoretica (AGETEO), UNESP/IGCE. Rio Claro_x000D_
- Member of Sociedade Botanica do Brasil (SBB), Brasilia_x000D_
- Member of Sociedade Nordestina de Ecologia (SNE), Recife_x000D_
- Member of Fundacao Pro-Natureza (FUNATURA), Brasilia
Organisation name
Universidade Federal de Alagoas
Organisation street address
Campus A.C. Simoes_x000D_
Rodoval BR 104, Km 14_x000D_
Cidade Universitaria, Tabuleiro do Martins, Alagoas
Organisation city
Organisation country