o. Univ.-Prof. i.R. Dr. Anton Weber

Honorary scientist and lecturer
4. floor, room 218
t: +43 (0)1 4277-540 87
m: anton.weber@univie.ac.at

© A. Weber

Interests and areas of research


  • Morphology and development of angiosperms (vegetative structures, inflorescences, flowers)
  • Floral and dispersal ecology
  • Systematics of angiosperms (specially of tropical alliances, e.g., Gesneriaceae, Melastomataceae, Zingiberaceae)
  • Tropical botany (field work mainly in Malaysia and Costa Rica)
  • Gesneriaceae-Gattungen

 Teaching

Current Courses

 Cooperations

  • With scientists and scientific institutions worldwide (esp. USA, UK, D, MY)

 Curriculum Vitae

Current position

  • 2004– Honorary scientist and lecturer at the University of Vienna

Education and scientific career

  • 2004 Retirement
  • 1992–2003 Head of the Department "Morphology and Reproductive Ecology" at the Institute of Botany
  • 1990–1992 Head of the Institute of Botany, University of Vienna
  • 1986–1992 Head of the "Department of Morphology" at the Institute of Botany
  • 1983 Appointment as full professor (o. Univ.-Prof.)
  • 1977 Postdoctoral lecture qualification ("Habilitation") in "Botany with special regard of morphology and systematics of higher plants"
  • 1971–1977 University assistant at the Institute of Botany, Univ. of Vienna
  • 1971 Completion of doctoral thesis ("Morphology of the gynoecium of Gesneriaceae") and granting of the title "Dr. phil." (Doctor of philosophy, equivalent to Ph.D.)
  • 1965–1971 Studies in biology (botany, zoology) at the University of Vienna, Austria

Publications


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2015


Weber, A., & Pfosser, M. (2015). Obituary: Stefan Vogel (1925-2015). Stapfia, 103, 3-4.


2014


2013


Weber, A. (2013). Blüten- und ausbreitungsökologische Studien im Esquinas-Regenwald. In R. Albert, W. Huber, S. Pamperl, W. Wanek, A. Weber, & A. Weissenhofer (Eds.), 20 Jahre Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica (pp. 70-73). Verein zur Förderung der Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica..


Fiedler, K., Schönenberger, J., Weber, A., & Albert, R. (2013). Forschung und Lehre an der Tropenstation La Gamba - ein Überblick. In R. Albert, W. Huber, S. Pamperl, W. Wanek, A. Weber, & A. Weissenhofer (Eds.), 20 Jahre Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica (pp. 60-65). Verein zur Förderung der Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica..


Weber, A., & Speckmaier, M. (2013). Fruit structure and seed dispersal of orchids. In D. Rakosy, M. Speckmaier, A. Weber, W. Huber, & A. Weissenhofer (Eds.), Orchids: Botanical jewels of the Golfo Dulce region, Costa Rica (pp. 26-27). Verein zur Förderung der Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica..


Rakosy, D., Speckmaier, M., Weber, A., Huber, W., & Weissenhofer, A. (Eds.) (2013). Orchids: Botanical jewels of the Golfo Dulce region, Costa Rica. Verein zur Förderung der Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica.


Weber, A., & Speckmaier, M. (2013). Plant body, growth paterns and inflorescence structure of orchids. In D. Rakosy, M. Speckmaier, A. Weber, W. Huber, & A. Weissenhofer (Eds.), Orchids: Botanical jewels of the Golfo Dulce region, Costa Rica (pp. 10-13). Verein zur Förderung der Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica..


Weber, A., & Rakosy, D. (2013). Pollination biology of orchids. In D. Rakosy, M. Speckmaier, A. Weber, W. Huber, & A. Weissenhofer (Eds.), Orchids: Botanical jewels of the Golfo Dulce region, Costa Rica (pp. 19-25). Verein zur Förderung der Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica..


Rakosy, D., Speckmaier, M., & Weber, A. (2013). Selected orchids of the Golfo Dulce region. In D. Rakosy, M. Speckmaier, A. Weber, W. Huber, & A. Weissenhofer (Eds.), Orchids: Botanical jewels of the Golfo Dulce region, Costa Rica (pp. 43-185). Verein zur Förderung der Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica..


Weber, A., & Rakosy, D. (2013). The orchid flower. In D. Rakosy, M. Speckmaier, A. Weber, W. Huber, & A. Weissenhofer (Eds.), Orchids: Botanical jewels of the Golfo Dulce region, Costa Rica (pp. 14-18). Verein zur Förderung der Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica..


Huber, W., Weissenhofer, A., & Weber, A. (2013). Vegetationsökologische, floristische und morphologisch-ökologische Studien im Esquinas-Regenwald. In R. Albert, W. Huber, S. Pamperl, W. Wanek, A. Weber, & A. Weissenhofer (Eds.), 20 Jahre Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica (pp. 66-69). Verein zur Förderung der Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica..


Rakosy, D., Speckmaier, M., & Weber, A. (2013). Welcome to the fascinating world of Golfo Dulce orchids. In D. Rakosy, M. Speckmaier, A. Weber, W. Huber, & A. Weissenhofer (Eds.), Orchids: Botanical jewels of the Golfo Dulce region, Costa Rica (pp. 8-9). Verein zur Förderung der Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica..


Albert, R., Kiehn, M., Weber, A., Huber, W., & Weissenhofer, A. (2013). Wie alles begann: Persönliche Reminiszenzen der „Geburtshelfer“ der Tropenstation La Gamba. In R. Albert, W. Huber, S. Pamperl, W. Wanek, A. Weber, & A. Weissenhofer (Eds.), 20 Jahre Tropenstation La Gamba Costa Rica (pp. 10-17).


Albert, R., Huber, W., Pamperl, S., Wanek, W., Weber, A., & Weissenhofer, A. (Eds.) (2013). 20 Jahre Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica. Verein zur Förderung der Tropenstation La Gamba, Costa Rica.


2012


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