1990 – 1994 PhD-thesis at the Inst. of Pathophysiology, Med. Univ. Vienna, Topic: “Endocytosis and Transcytosis in Hepatocytes”. Doctorate with distinction.
1984 – 1990 Studies of food technology and biotechnology at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna. Graduation with distinction.
Selected Career History
|Selected as one of three candidates for a full-professorship at the Medical Univ. Vienna (for the field “Molecular Physiology).
Speaker of a Special Research Program (SFB-F54) funded by the FWF, coordinating a consortium of 10 groups of the Medical University of Vienna
|4/2011||Ranked 2nd at an application for the position of a vice-rector for research at the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna|
|Since 7/2008||Associate Professor and Group Leader at the Medical University Vienna, Center for Physiology and Pharmacology.|
|8. 5. 2008||2nd Habilitation for Biochemistry at the Univ. of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna|
|9/2005 – 6/2008||Co-founder, Chief Financial Officer, Deputy Director and group leader at the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Cancer Research|
|1/2004 – 9/2005||Group Leader at the Dept. of Vascular Biology and Thrombosis Research, Univ. Vienna and at the Competence Center “Bio Molecular Therapeutics”|
|2/2003 – 1/2004||Sabbatical at the Yale University Medical School, Dept. of Immunobiology in the group of Sankar Ghosh.|
|6. 6. 2002||Habilitation for Vascular Biology at the Medical Univ. Vienna|
|11/1994 – 10/1996||Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Novartis Research Institute, Vienna|