• Systematics of Flowering Plants
  • Molecular ecology, molecular systematics and biogeography of plants
  • Introduction to Genetics and Forest Genetics
  • Speciation: from Population genetics to Phylogenetics - in English
  • Genetic Resource Management - in English


  • Molecular ecology, molecular systematics and biogeography of plants
  • Evolution and Biogeography of Island floras (as preparation for the biannual Island excursions (see below) 


  • Anatomy and morphology of plants (Basic botany course, part I)
  • Systematics of Spermatophytes (Basic botany course, part II)
  • Introduction to Molecular Phylogenetics: from leaf to DNA sequences and phylogenies
  • Plant identification in the field (excursions)
  • Diversity and evolution of mooses
  • Identification of plants in winter
  • Pollination biology practical
  • Bird identification in the field
  • Botanical/Zoological excursion 'Evolution and Biogeography of Island Floras' (biannual, so far: Azores 2015, Cape Verde 2017, St. Helena 2019)

Lab practicals 

  • Molecular ecology and evolutionary biology of plants for advanced biology students (focal areas: Genetics or Ecology)