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Curr. Vitae

2010 - A2 Professorship
2006 - Venia docendi in Molecular Biology
2005 - Univ. Ass.
2003 - Visiting scientist at the Lamond Lab, University of Dundee
2000 - Group Leader of Aging Research at the IAM
1999 - PhD of University of Nat. Resources and Appl. Life Sciences
1996 - Diploma of Food- and Biotechnology
1996 - First level of the studies of business administration, WU Vienna

Statistik Austria, science classification

biochemistry; biotechnology; cytology; genetics; molecular biology;

Expertise

cellular aging; replicative senescence; pre mRNA splicing; Ubiquitin and proteasome;

Awards

2012 Walter Doberauer Preis für Alternsforschung
2011 Best Presentation award, telomerase: a crystal ball for the future? Stockholm, Sweden
2006 Poster prize at the European conference on Aging "ECONAG 2006", November 27-30 2006, Innsbruck, Austria,
2004 Poster prize at the EMBO/Harden conference ”Ubiquitin and Proteasome system in health and disease” September 6-10 2004, Cirencester, UK

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2017 - Austrian Society for Extracellular Vesicles
member
2017 - Österreichische Gesellschaft für Dermatologische Kosmetik und Alternsforschung
member
2016 - Austrian Society of Dermatology and Venerology
member
2016 - Austrian Proteomics Association
member
2015 - Federation of European Biochemical Societies
member
2015 - European Society for Dermatological Research
member
2014 - European Calcified Tissue Society
member
2014 - The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
member
2011 - Austrian Society for Geriatrics and Gerontology, Biogerontology Section
head
2009 - Austrian Association of Molecular Life Sciences and Biotechnology
'real' member
2005 - Austrian Association for Genetics and Genetic Engineering (ÖGGGT)
treasurer

Editorial board appointments for scientific journals

2017 - Nucleic Acids Research: Senescence and inflammation
Guest Editor (Special Issue)
2017 - Nucleic Acids Research: miRNAS in Aging
Guest Editor (Special Issue)
2016 - Journal of Gerontology & Geriatric Research:
Editorial Board Member
2016 - Open Longevity Science:
Editorial Board Member
2015 - Frontiers-A Journal of Women Studies:
Editorial Board Member
2015 - Frontiers in genetics:
Editorial Board Member
2015 - Scientific Reports:
Editorial Board Member
2015 - Biogerontology:
Editorial Board Member
2014 - Journal of Gerontology & Geriatric Research:
Editorial Board Member
2013 - Mechanisms of ageing and Development:
Editorial Board Member
2007 -2007 Nucleic Acids Research: DNA Aging
Guest Editor (Special Issue)
2007 - Zeitschrift Fur Gerontologie Und Geriatrie:
Editorial Board Member
2007 - Open Aging Journal:
Editorial Board Member
2007 - Journal of RNAi and Gene Slicing:
Editorial Board Member

Reviewer for scientific journals

2018 - Bone
2018 - Viruses
2018 - Aging
2018 - International Journal of Molecular Sciences
2018 - Molecular Therapy
2018 - Journal of Dermatological Science
2016 - Oncotarget
2016 - Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology
2016 - Experimental Physiology
2016 - Scientific Reports
2016 - RNA Biology
2016 - Journal of Bone and Mineral Research
2015 - Journal of Investigative Dermatology
2015 - Cancer Investigation
2014 - Biotechnology and Bioengineering
2014 - Frontiers-A Journal of Women Studies
2013 - Antioxidants & Redox Signaling
2013 - American Journal of Physics
2013 - Biotechnology Journal
2013 - Journal of Applied Physiology
2013 - PLoS One
2013 - Cancer Letters
2013 - Cytotechnology
2012 - Nature Communications
2012 - Journal of Applied Physics
2012 - Bmc Genomics
2007 - Journal of Cell Science
2007 - Journals of Gerontology Series a-Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences
2007 - Neoplasia
2007 - Experimental Cell Research
2007 - Nucleic Acids Research
2007 - Mechanisms of ageing and Development
2007 - Journal of Biotechnology
2007 - Bmc Molecular Biology
2007 - Gerontology
2007 - Virus Research
2007 - Cell Biology International
2007 - Zeitschrift Fur Gerontologie Und Geriatrie
2007 - Journal of RNAi and Gene Slicing
2006 - Aging Cell
2006 - Biogerontology
2006 - Cell Biology International
2001 - Experimental Gerontology

Expert for external appointment/habilitation procedures

2014 Externe Habilitation: Gutachter: Medizinische Universität Wien
2014 Externe Habilitation: Gutachter: Medizinische Universität Salzburg
2013 Externe Habilitation: Mitglied: Universität für Bodenkultur Wien
2010 Externe Habilitation: Mitglied: Universität für Bodenkultur Wien (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna)
2009 Externe Habilitation: Gutachter: Universität für Bodenkultur, Wien (University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna)

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2017 - French National Research Agency (ANR) - France
2016 - National Science Centre, Poland - Poland
2016 - The Croatian Science Foundation (HRZZ) - Croatia
2009 - Jubiläumsfonds of the Austrian National Bank - Austria
2007 - Nathan Shock Center of Excellence in Biology of Aging, National Institute of Health (NIH) - United States (USA)

Reviewer/Expert organization

2019 Leibniz Gesellschaft
Evulation of Leibniz Insitute: German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbrücke
2015 Universitätsklinikum Halle
Einrichtungsbegutachtung Graduiertenkolleg ProMoAge 2015
2014 Forschungskomission Düsseldorf
2012 Medical University Salzburg
Überführung Arbeitsgruppe in Institut

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2018 5-Jahresevaluierung CD Labor Biotechnologie der Hautalterung
Organiser
2016 MouseAge Annual Project Meeting
Organiser
2015 2- Jahreszwischenevaluierung
Organiser
2014 Biogerontology Session ; ÖGGG Meeting 2014
Organiser
2013 Kick off Meeting on the Christian Doppler Laboratory Biotechnology of Skin Aging
Organiser
2006 Life Sciences 2006 - Annual Meeting of the Austrian Societies of ÖGBT, ÖGBM, ÖGGGT, and ANGT, Salzburg, Austria
Scientific Member of the Advisory Board
2005 Life Sciences 2005 - Annual Meeting of the Austrian Societies of ÖGBT, ÖGBM, ÖGGGT, and ANGT
Member of the Organisation Committee
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