B.S. Biological Sciences, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil.
M.S. Functional + Structural Biology, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Brazil.
Ph.D. Ecology + Evolutionary Biology, City University of New York, USA.
Ivan is a Smithsonian Peter Buck Postdoctoral Fellow based in the Bell and de Queiroz Labs at the NMNH. His research focuses on comparative genomics, historical biogeography, and sexual signal evolution in Amazonian anole lizards.