Welcome to the botany homepage at the University of Basel

Botanical sciences have a century-long tradition at the University of Basel. Currently four research groups investigate the life of plants at scales that range from the molecule to the ecosystem. The following pages will show you who we are and explain what questions we address in our research.



21.12.2017 | 16:15 Botanical Colloquium: Lukas Schütz PhD Thesis Defense more...
21.12.2017 | 18:15 Botanisches Abendkolloquium: Ansgar Kahmen & Cristina Moreno more...


Prof. Ansgar Kahmen Sustainable Land Use
Prof. Yvonne Willi Plant Ecology
Prof. Christian Körner (Emeritus) Plant Ecology
Prof. Jürg Stöcklin Population Ecology
Prof. Thomas Boller (Emeritus) Plant Physiology
Prof. Bruno Baur Conservation Biology