Cássio van den Berg

Cássio van den Berg


Summary

Cássio van den Berg is a researcher in plant science in Northeastern Brazil, Bahia State. He works with the interface of plant taxonomy and systematics with plant molecular phylogenetics, phylogeography, population genetics, and morphometrics. He currently is head of the Plant Molecular Systematics Laboratory at the Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana.

Biogeography Bioinformatics Evolutionary Studies Genetics Molecular Biology Plant Science Statistics Taxonomy

Work details

Full Professor

Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana
March 2004
Departamento de Ciências Biológicas
Head, Laboratory of Plant Molecular Systematics (LAMOL-Laboratório de Sistemática Molecular de Plantas). Department of Biology. Full Professor in Plant Systematics. Supervisor in the Botany and Biotechnology Post-Graduation Programmes.

PhD Student

University of Reading
January 1997 - December 2000
School of Plant Sciences
Joint PhD between the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and University of Reading

Visiting Professor

Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana
November 2001 - March 2004
Departamento de Ciências Biológicas

PhD Student

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
January 1997 - December 2000
Jodrell Laboratory
Joint PhD between the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and University of Reading

Visiting Professor

Universität Basel
June 2014 - December 2014
Botanical Institute
In this period I stayed at Basel as a sabbatical visiting professor, editing the issue of Renziana for 2014, and teaching the course "Biology of Orchids"