M.Sc. in 2013 with Tomas Hrbek and Leandro de Sousa
For his Masters, Emanuell did a molecular biodiversity and comparative phylogenetic community analysis of loricariid fishes from the Xingu and Tapajos Rivers. Emanuell did his Masters in the INPA/UFAM Genetics, Conservation and Evolutionary Biology program. Currently Emanuell is pursuing a Ph.D. with Ricardo Betancur at the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras.