Units and Research Groups

The Department of Botany of the University of Innsbruck comprises two main entities, the Unit of Functional Plant Biology (formerly Department of Cell Physiology of Alpine Plants) and the Unit of Plant Evolution and Diversity (formerly Department of Systematics, Palynology and Geobotany). Both Units host several research Groups.

Unit of Functional Plant Biology

 Plant Biochemistry and Metabolism

 Ecophysiology

 Plant Cell Biology

 Reproductive Biology

 Stress Physiology and Climate Resistance

 

 Unit of Plant Evolution and Diversity

 Evolutionary Systematics

 Palynology and Archaeobotany

 Population Biology and Vegetation Ecology

 Dendroecology and Tree Physiology