Head of Department
Prof. Andrei Sitnikov
Tel.: +7 (843) 233 7293, +7 (843) 233 7292
The oldest department at the University, whose history is connected with the names of many outstanding scholars, such as Sergei Korzhinsky and Andrei Gordyagin. The department is well-equipped with the necessary expeditionary and laboratory instruments and tools, modern microscopes, largest in the Volga region botanic collections kept in the Museums of Paleontology, Museums of inferior plants and the University Herbarium.
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