Welcome to the Department of Plant and Microbial Biology

The Department of Plant and Microbial Biology (IPMB), together with the Department of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany is located in the beautiful Botanical Gardenof the University of Zurich (UZH). Research on limnology takes place at the Limnological Station, situated at the shore of Lake Zurich in Kilchberg.

Molecular Plant Biology / Phytopathology
  Prof. Beat Keller  
PD Dr. Thomas Wicker Prof. Christoph Ringli Dr. Simon Krattinger
Plant Developmental Genetics
  Prof. Ueli Grossniklaus  
PD Dr. Célia Baroux Dr. Stefan Grob Dr. Samuel Wüst
Molecular and Cellular Physiology
  Prof. Cyril Zipfel  
Prof. Stefan Hörtensteiner Dr. Diana Santelia Dr. Joohyun Kang
  Prof. Jakob Pernthaler  
Prof. Thomas Posch   Dr. Michaela Salcher
  Prof. Leo Eberl  
Dr. Aurélien Bailly   Dr. Gabriella Pessi
Microbial Evolutionary Ecology
  Prof. Rolf Kümmerli  
Plant Cell Biology
  Prof. Joop Vermeer  
Plant Evolutionary Genomics
  Prof. Anne Roulin (URPP Evolution in Action)  
Agroecology and Plant-Microbiome Interactions
  Prof. Marcel van der Heijden  
URPP Evolution in Action
Dr. Matthew Horton   URPP Staff
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