Glaucia Mendes Souza

Dr. Glaucia Mendes Souza is a Coordinator of the FAPESP BIOEN Program. She is a Full Professor at the Institute of Chemistry, University of São Paulo. Her lab focuses on sugarcane biotechnology, genomics and bioinformatics. She also works on sustainability assessments of bioenergy production and use.
She participates in several international initiatives to disseminate knowledge and advise policy including the International Energy Agency, the Global Bioenergy Partnership (GBEP), the Biofuture Platform, the Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment (SCOPE), the World Bioenergy Association (WBA) and the Federation of Industries of the State of São Paulo (FIESP-CONIC) Bioeconomy Committee. She is an Eisenhower Fellow.