Teaching fundamentals of plant biology, microscopy and image analysis in courses for bachelor, master and PhD students at the Department of Biology.


Advanced light microscopy, image analysis, histology, molecular biology.


International Society for Stereology & Image Analysis - president

Slovenian Society of Plant Biology - member of the executive board

Federation of European Societies of Plant Biology - national representative for Slovenia

Research Fields

Plant biology: plant physiology and developmental biology, genome size measurement, quantitative image analysis, data analysis. Research of plant development on cellular level: gene expression, protein localization, karyology, programmed cell death

Microscopy: molecular biology based methods (immunolocalization, in situ hybridization), histology staining, quantitative image analysis (cytometry), 3D reconstruction from tissue sections.

Selected Bibliography