Monique joined the Commission in March 2018 as a research assistant. She comes to us from Uberlandia-MG, Brazil where she received a Masters in Agronomy from UFU (Universidade Federal de Uberlandia))
Monique worked on the selection of tomato genotypes to stress tolerance by water deficiency, and evaluation of the effectiveness of phytosanitary products (Tomato, Bean, Soybean) to be registered. She also evaluated biological products on nematode control in tomato crop.
In her time off, she enjoys travelling, walking, and dancing.