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Department of Plant Physiology

The Department of Plant Physiology is part of Umeå Plant Science Centre. Our main activities are academic research in experimental plant biology where the major aim is to understand all aspects of plants in relation to the environment in which they live. We teach plant physiology/plant molecular biology at bachelor and master level.


We are teaching at Bachelor, Masters and PhD levels.


The research at the department is focusing on different aspects of plant adaptation to their environment.

About the Department

The Department of plant physiology is part of Umeå Plant Science Centre.

Latest news

UPSC postdoc receives competitive postdoctoral fellowship
Published: 2022-12-13

Martí Quevedo will soon start his own postdoctoral project on chromatin architecture at CRAG in Barcelona

UPSC researchers get more space for growing plants
Published: 2022-12-06

Göran Ericsson and Mikael Elofsson inaugurate the new growth facility at Umeå Plant Science Centre

Exchange of knowledge and mingling when KBC celebrated 15 years
Published: 2022-11-17

KBC celebrated its 15th anniversary with a scientific conference with many interactive opportunities