Ivo Zution Goncalves
Research Assistant Professor
Ivo Zution Goncalves is an agronomist engineer from Brazil. He joined the Water for Food Institute in June 2015 as a postdoctoral researcher and is currently Research Assistant Professor. He is working with Director of Research Christopher Neale on projects involving remote sensing approaches applied to water resources, irrigation management, and crop modeling to ensure food and water security without compromising the use of water to meet other vital human and environmental needs. He also worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of São Paulo (ESALQ) for two years working in the areas of remote sensing and agricultural meteorology.
He holds a doctorate in agriculture engineering from the State University of Campinas in Brazil and a master’s degree in plant production from the Federal University of Espírito Santo in Brazil.