José Silvino Rosa is an Assistant Professor at University of the Azores, PhD. In Biological Sciences – Insect Parasitology by the University of the Azores. He teaches Embryology and Animal Histology, and Animal Physiology courses. His main research interests include Biological and Toxicological Activities of Plant Extracts and others Natural Products – insect toxicity and anti-feeding properties, molluscicidal properties, and antimicrobial properties. He has published several articles in internationals journals such as Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, Industrial Crops and Products, Journal of Pest Science, Integrative Pharmacology, Toxicology and Genotoxicology, among others.