Dr. Norbert Kilian

+49 30 838 50129
+49 30 838-4 50129
Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum Berlin-Dahlem
Freie Universität Berlin
Königin-Luise-Straße 6-8

Research in phylogeny and evolution as well as organisation and coordination of research on Asterales at the BGBM

Head, Library and Archives

Head, Library Unit 8: BGBM, of the Freie Universität Berlin

Curriculum vitae 

Born 1957; studies of biology, psychology and history in Heidelberg and Berlin; 1988 diploma in biology, Freie Universität Berlin, with a thesis on the Asteraceae tribe Cichorieae on the Cape Verde Islands, W Africa; 1996, doctorate, Freie Universität Berlin, with a dissertation on the taxonomy of Launaea Cass. (Asteraceae, Cichorieae, Sonchinae); Mar 1993–May 2013, head Library, Archives and Publications at the BGBM Berlin and editor of "Willdenowia"; since Jun 2013, head Research Group Asterales and interim head of Library and Archives at the BGBM Berlin.

Mandates in scientific advisory boards and committees 
Elected member (since 2011) of the Nomenclatural Committee for Vascular Plants (established under the auspices of the International Association for Plant Taxonomy, IAPT)
Memberships in scientific societies 
International Association for Plant Taxonomy (IAPT)
Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik (GfBS)