Ricardo Antunes de
Azevedo is full professor at the Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz, University of São Paulo (USP) in Piracicaba. He obtained his PhD in 1992 at Lancaster University, United Kingdom. He is Fellow of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences since 2010. Azevedo supervised 18 Master and 28 PhD students and 23 post-doctoral fellows. Azevedo has held positions as Coordinator of two Post-Graduate Programs, other administrative positions at USP, and Member of the Botany Advisory Committee at Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico (CNPq), among others. Azevedo is strongly involved with scientific editing as member of the Editorial Board of several journals, including Annals of Applied Biology (Wiley) as Senior Editor, and Food and Energy Security (Wiley), Environmental and Experimental Botany (Elsevier), Plant Physiology and Biochemistry (Elsevier), Scientia Agricola as member of the Advisory Board. He is currently Vice-President of the Brazilian Association of Scientific Editors. He has published over 180 papers.
Amino Acids, Heavy Metals, Nitrogen, Oxidative Stress, Scientific Editing