Marcos V C Vital

Ecology, Biostats, Open Science

Universidade Federal de Alagoas


Hi! My name is Marcos, I am a Biologist and Quantitative Ecologist from Brazil, based at Universidade Federal de Alagoas (in Maceió), where I work as a Lecturer and Researcher. This website works as a small portfolio and contact page for anyone interested in my work, and will easily connect you to my academic projects, repositories, channels, blogs and everything related. ;)


  • Open Science
  • R language and Biostatistics
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • Conservation Biology
  • Education, Active Learning and Gamification


  • DS in Entomology, 2009

    Universidade Federal de Viçosa

  • MS in Ecology, 2005

    Universidade Federal de Goiás

  • BSc in Biological Sciences, 2003

    Universidade Federal de Viçosa


Regular undergrad courses at UFAL:

  • Biostatistics;
  • Biomathematics;
  • Ecology;

Regular grad courses at UFAL:

  • Experimental Design and Data Analysis in Biology;
  • Multivariate Statistics;

I also teach on demand courses on Biostatistics, Data Analysis and R Language.

Some material from my courses can be found on my GitHub profile.