Seminars and Events

Invited speakers present their work

Topics in Plant Biology presented by invited speakers


**Interested students, who are not yet registered, please contact Sandra Ryf,**



Institute of Plant Sciences
Altenbergrain 21, main auditorium


Mondays during the semester at 16:15-17:30 h

Spring Semester 2023


 Speaker / Lecture Title                        


27.02.2023 Prof. Dr. Eva Gluenz; Institute of Cell Biology, University of Bern
Dissecting gene function in Leishmania with CRISPR-Cas9 knockout screens.
Prof. Dr. D. Rentsch

13.03.2023 Dr. Célia Baroux, University of Zürich
Evolutionary ancient, yet dispensable - what is the role of linker histones in plants?
Prof. Dr. M. Raissig

Prof. Dr. Erik Aschehoug, Norwegian University of Life Sciences
Biodiversity, Species Interactions, and Plant Community Structure
Prof. Dr. E. Allan
03.04.2023 Prof. Dr. Lisa Hülsmann, Universität Bayreuth, Germany
Community stabilization in slow motion - Assessing the relevance of intraspecific competition for global forest diversity
Prof. Dr. E. Allan / Prof. Dr. M. Fischer
17.04.2023 Dr. Martina Stebich, Senkenberg Research Station of Quaternary Palaeontology
Holocene history of vegetation, climate and anthropogenic disturbance in the core monsoon zone of central India reflected in lacustrine sediments of the Lonar crater lake, Maharashtra
Prof. Dr. W. Tinner

01.05.2023 Prof. Dr. Pierre Goloubinoff, University of Lausanne
Title - to be announced
Prof. Dr. R. Reis
Dr. Roberta Pini, CNR Milano
From old data to latest news: recent research on vegetation and climate history from the Lake Fimon record
Prof. Dr. W. Tinner

22.05.2023 Prof. Dr. Cris Kuhlemeier, IPS
Farewell Lecture: Title - to be announced
Prof. Dr. M. Raissig