Francislê Neri de Souza has a post-doctoral degree in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) applied to Science Teaching (2008). He is a Doctor of Education in Science (2006) with emphasis in Education in Chemistry, has a master’s in Computational Quantum Chemistry (1998) and a Degree in Chemistry (1995). He currently works as a researcher at the University of Aveiro – Portugal, where he also supervises students of master’s and doctorate degrees in their field of specialization.

He lectures on these topics, particularly on qualitative and quantitative methodology with the use of software, and is one of the authors of WebQDA qualitative data analysis software and other programs and resources.

 He is also the author of articles, books and book chapters in the field of active learning, questioning, Education in Chemistry and ICT.