Curator: Jurriaan de Vos
Dr. Jurriaan de Vos is a botanist with a broad interest in plant evolution, systematics, and the history of botany. His research group addresses fundamental questions in plant evolution, phylogeny, and adaptation, often emphaszing the evolution of reproductive diversity. Visit his personal research profile
At the University of Basel, he teaches Plant systematics (12231), Flora and vegetation of the region Basel (19595), Ecology and evolution of mediterranean systems (19653), Flower biology (11938), and Herbarium methods (19521).
BASBG Kuratorin : Aurélie Grall
Aurélie is the curator of the BASBG herbarium. Before joining the Basel Herbaria team in August 2021, she worked for the herbaria of Montpellier (MPU), the Natural History Museum London (BM) and Kew Gardens (K). She is interested in the use of herbaria in science and research, as well as in other areas such as public education or the arts.
Aurélie's botanical interests are numerous, focusing mainly on ferns and the African Acanthaceae (subfamily Whitfieldieae).
Digitalisation officer: Hani El Suede
Dr. Hani El Suede is is a trained archaeozoologist and long time collaborator in the digitalisation of the Basel Botanical Society herbarium (BASBG).
Digitalisation officer: Regula Meyer
Regula Meyer is a long time collaborator in the digitalisation of the Basel Botanical Society herbarium (BASBG).
Volunteer: Andreas Huber
Andreas Huber is an honorary member of the Basler Botanical Society and has actively supported the herbarium for dozens of years. A horticulturalist by training, his activities include specimen revisions, pest management, and hosting visitors.