Tábita Hünemeier
Assistant Professor
Department of Genetics and Evolutionary Biology

Principal Investigator












Graduate Students


Marcos Araújo Castro e Silva
PhD Student
Project: Diversity and Evolution of Brazilian Populations













Cainã Max Couto Silva
PhD Student
Project: Influence of Natural Selection on Native American Populations from different ecorregions













Tiago Ferraz
PhD Student
Project: Inferences of South American Human History from Paleogenomic Data













Garbrielle Rizzato
Master Student – Project: Molecular evolution of HACNS1 gene enhancer in primates. 














Postdoctoral Researchers

Maira Ribeiro Rodrigues

Lilian Kimura

Renan Lemes Barbosa