Botany covers all aspects of the life of plants. It includes their structure and development, physiology and biochemistry, genetics, as well as their relationships with the environment and other organisms.
Our research focuses on the evolution, physiology and ecology of plants, algae, fungi, cyanobacteria and virus in a range of anthropogenic and natural contexts.
Monday 19th October, 2015
Public Lecture: Spencer C.H. Barrett, Evolution of Plant Sexual Diversity: Natural History to Genomics
Spencer Barrett, from the Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology with the University of Toronto, will be giving a public lecture at the Hutton Theatre on Monday 2nd of November at 12 noon.
This is certain to be a great talk. Spencer is not only a formidable scientist, he is also an entertaining speaker.
More information on Spencer's talk is available on our news page.