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Board of the Platform Biology

Researchers working in various fields of biology at Swiss universities and research institutions engage in the Board of the Platform Biology. The members work on a voluntary basis and are supported by the Secretariat. The Board meets four times a year.

Christoph Scheidegger Plattform Biologie

Christoph Scheidegger
Eidg. Forschungsanstalt für Wald, Schnee und Landschaft WSL
Biodiversität und Naturschutzbiologie

Forschungsgruppe Christoph Scheidegger

Irene Adrian-Klachhauser Portrait

Irene Adrian-Kalchhauser
University of Bern
Departement for Infectious Diseases and Pathobiology
​Centre for Fish and Wildlife Health

Carmen Faso Portrait

Carmen Faso
University of Bern
Institute of Cell Biology

Research group Carmen Faso

Oliver Heiri

Oliver Heiri
University of Basel
Department of Environmental Sciences
Oliver Heiri group

Benedikt Schmidt

Benedikt Schmidt
info fauna
Swiss Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Programme

University of Zurich
Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies

Research group of Benedikt Schmidt

Florian Steiner

Florian Steiner
University of Geneva
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology

Research group of Florian Steiner

Susanne Ulbrich Plattform Biologie

Susanne Ulbrich
ETH Zürich
Institut für Agrarwissenschaften

Forschungsgruppe Susanne Ulbrich

Roman Ulm Plattform Biologie

Roman Ulm
Universität Genf
Department für Botanik und Pflanzenbiologie

Forschungsgruppe Roman Ulm

Laurent Vallotton Plattform Biologie

Laurent Vallotton
Naturhistorisches Museum der Stadt Genf
Abteilung für Mammalogie und Ornithologie

MHNG Département de Mammalogie et d'ornithologie


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