Neves, Nuno Ferreira was born on February 16, 1969 in Lisbon.
Degree in Agricultural Engineering, Technology University Lisbon, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy in Biological Sciences, Genetics, John Innes Institute, Norwich, England, 1995.
Auxiliary researcher Centro de Botanica Aplicada à Agricultura - Industry Standard Architecture/UTL, Lisbon, since 2004. Auxiliary professor Faculty of Science Technology- University of Nebraska-Lincoln, since 2004.