Kay Lucek – New member of the Swiss Society of Plant Biology

Carex firma image by H. Berger

The Swiss Society of Plant Biology welcomes its new member Prof. Dr. Kay Lucek.
Visit his personal research portfolio Holocentric chromosomes and their impact on speciation.

Kay Lucek is SNF Assistant professor in Biodiversity Genomics and chairs a research group in the Institute of Biology at the University of Neuchâtel.


The Swiss Society of Plant Biology and its portal – the Swiss Plant Science Web – serve as an information and communications tool for academic plant sciences in Switzerland. The network enhances the visibility of plant biology and the achievements of plant science research for society. By joining forces, it advances research and education efforts in Switzerland. Group leaders at Swiss universities are portrayed with a personal research portfolio. Currently, the SPSW website showcases 130 member portfolios.