Institute of Zoology
Zoology in Innsbruck has a longstanding history, and the Department was first founded in 1863. The research of the institute includes evolutionary as well as developmental aspects, molecular physiology and environmental toxicology. Physiological questions are being analyzed from the organismic to the cellular level.
In terms of teaching the institute is responsible for the zoological education of bachelor and master students. The institute contributes to the molecular education of students and offers a PhD program.