UNESCO Chair in Biology (110), established in 1992 at the University of Tehran, (Iran).


Plant biochemistry, biophysics and biotechnology.


  • To promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities in the field of biology.
  • To facilitate collaboration between high-level internationally recognized researchers and the research team of the University, and other institutions in the Asian Region.

Host Institution

  • Institut de Biochimie et de Biophysique de l’Université de Téhéran. Website

UNESCO Sector/Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Natural Sciences.


Dr. Hassan Ebrahimzadeh, University of Tehran, Faculty of Sciences, Department of Biology
E-Mail address - ebizadeh(at)
Work Phone - 98 (0) 21 640 2492
Fax - 98 (0) 21 640 5141
- Karimkhan Zand Avenue, North Aban
City - Tehran
Postal Code
- P.O. Box 13148-1384
Country - Iran