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Below, an overview of management, sections and centres at the department:

Head of Department

Hans Brix

Head of Department, Professor

Deputy Head of Department

Deputy Head of Department for Education

Head of Secretariat

Head of Sections

Section Head: Aquatic Biology

Section Head: Genetics, Ecology and Evolution

Section Head: Microbiology

Section Head: Ecoinformatics and Biodiversity

Section Head: Zoophysiology


The researchers at the Department are organised into a number of sections. The sections are units with a shared focus on a particular aspect of the field of biology, and the development, cultivation and coordination of the faculty’s research areas are anchored in the sections.