Leidivan Almeida Frazão

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

Leidivan Almeida Frazão is a professor in Soil Science at Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Brazil, Institute of Agricultural Sciences. She received her BSc in Agronomic Engineer from Federal University of São Carlos in 2004, and MSc (Chemistry in Agriculture and Environment) and DSc (Soil and plant nutrition) from University of São Paulo, Brazil, in 2007 and 2012, respectively. With 10+ years of experience in scientific research, she has lead several research projects on Dynamic of Soil Organic Matter in Agroecosytems and has been awarded research project grants. Currently she is a Coordinator of the Graduate Program in Plant Production and has published 20 papers in international peer-reviewed journals in collaboration with various institutions worldwide. She is ad hoc reviewer at Plant and Soil, Soil Research and Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment journals.