Graduated in Geography (1999) and Law (2009) from the State University of Rio Grande do Norte. Master’s degree in Oil and Gas Engineering from the University Potiguar (2013). He is currently a professor at the Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Paraíba – IFPB Campus João Pessoa, in the Superior Course of Technology in Environmental Management and Integrated Technical Course of Environmental Control. Working mainly on the following topics: Environmental Law, Environmental Licensing, Environmental Management System and Environmental Auditing.

Main Publications:
SILVA, A. L.; MADUREIRA, L. M. C.; DIODATO, M. A. Dinâmica e contributos das reservas particulares do patrimônio natural na literatura científica in: 28th APDR Congress, 2021, Vila Real. 28th APDR Congress, 2021
Competências, Exercício Profissional e Formação Tecnológica: o caso do curso Superior de Gestão Ambiental do IFPB-Campus João Pessoa. In: Meio Ambiente em Foco.1 ed.João Pessoa: Editora IFPB, 2019, v.1, p. 1-343.

Main Projects:
PhD Project in Development, Societies and Territories “Dynamics and contributions of the Private Natural Heritage Reserves for the socio-environmental development of the Brazilian semiarid from a triple perspective: science, policy and actors” University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, UTAD, Portugal
Analysis of environmental failures and risks: the use of the FMEA tool in the identification and evaluation of environmental aspects and impacts in Câmpus João Pessoa do IFPB, 2018