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Ass.Prof. Dipl.Natw. ETH FH-Prof. Dr. Michael Sauer

Institute of Microbiology and Microbial Biotechnology
Muthgasse 18, 1190 Wien
michael.sauer(at)boku.ac.at
Tel: +43 1 47654-79105

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ORCID: 0000-0003-0510-2447

Curr. Vitae

2014 - Co-founder Syconium Lactic Acid GmbH
2014 - Head of the Christian Doppler-Laboratory for Biotechnology of Glycerol
2012 - Venia Docendi for Industrial Microbiology
2010 - Senior Scientist, Department of Biotechnology, BOKU
2008 - - Prof (FH)
2004 - 2010 FH Campus Wien, School of Bioengineering
2003 - 2004 PostDoc, BOKU, IAM
2001 - 2003 Patentsachbearbeiter, Frankfurt am Main
1999 - 2001 PostDoc, University of Milano-Bicocca, Dip. of Biotechnology and Biosciences
1996 - 1998 PhD, Biochemistry, University of Vienna, Institute of Molecluar Biology
1990 - 1995 Studies Biotechnology, ETH Zürich

Statistik Austria, science classification

biochemistry; biotechnology; biotechnology; microbiology; genetic engineering; ethics;

Expertise

Biotechnology; Molecular Biology; Bioethics; White Biotechnology; Industrial Microbiology;

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2019 - Section of Microbial Physiology European Federation of Biotechnology
member of the managing board
2016 - IBA-IFIBiop - International Association of Bioprocessing
member
2016 - Austrian Association of Molecular Life Sciences and Biotechnology
member of the managing board
2015 - FEMS Federation of European Microbiological Societies
delegate
2009 -2019 Section of Microbial Physiology European Federation of Biotechnology
secretary
2009 - Austrian Association of Molecular Life Sciences and Biotechnology
member
2008 - Society of Industrial Microbiology (SIM)
member

Editorial board appointments for scientific journals

2018 - Bioengineered:
Editorial Board Member
2017 - Bioresource Technology:
Editorial Board Member
2016 - Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology:
Editorial Board Member
2016 -2018 Frontiers in Microbiology: Microbial Physiology and Metabolism
1st level below top level (Associate Editor)
2014 - Microbial Cell Factories:
1st level below top level (Associate Editor)
2011 - FEMS Microbiology Letters: Section Editor (Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology)
Editorial Board Member

Reviewer for scientific journals

2019 - Nucleic Acids Research
2015 - Scientific Reports
2014 - Molecular Biotechnology
2013 - Biotechnology For Biofuels
2012 - Biotechnology Advances
2011 - Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology
2011 - Bioresource Technology
2011 - Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology
2010 - Journal of Cleaner Production
2010 - Metabolic Engineering
2010 - Biotechnology and Bioengineering
2010 - Microbiology
2009 - MYCOL RES
2009 - Journal of Basic Microbiology
2009 - Trends in Biotechnology
2009 - Journal of Biotechnology
2009 - Process Biochemistry
2008 - Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering
2007 - Fems Yeast Research
2007 - Biotechnology Progress
2006 - Microbial Cell Factories
2003 - FEMS Microbiology Letters

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2019 -2019 Europäische Kommission - European Union
2018 -2018 Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, Deutschland - Germany
2018 -2018 Europäische Kommission - European Union
2018 -2018 National Science Centre, Poland - Poland
2017 -2018 Innovation and Technology Fund - Hong Kong - China
2016 -2016 National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF) - Republic of Korea
2015 -2015 Estonian Research Council - Estonia
2015 -2015 US-Israel Binational Science Foundation - United States (USA)
2013 -2016 Suomen Akatemia, Academy of Finland - Finland
2010 -2012 ÖAD - Österreischischer Austauschdienst - Austria

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2020 International Conference on Yeasts (IYC15)
Member of the Organisation Committee
2019 FEMS Congress
Member of the Organisation Committee
2018 10th ÖGMBT Annual Meeting
Organiser
2018 14th International Conference on Renewable Resources and Biorefineries
Scientific Member of the Advisory Board
2018 4th Congress on Applied Synthetic Biology in Europe
Member of the Organisation Committee
2017 13th International Conference on Renewable Resources and Biorefineries
Scientific Member of the Advisory Board
2015 Microbial Stress - From Molecules to Systems III
Organiser
2015 6th International Conference On Analysis Of Microbial Cells at the Single Cell Level
Member of the Organisation Committee
2012 Microbial Stress - From Molecules to Systems
Organiser
2011 6th Recombinant Protein Production Meeting, A Comparative View on Host Physiology
Member of the Organisation Committee
2009 Microbial Stress - From Molecules to Systems
Organiser
2006 4th Recombinant Protein Production Meeting, A Comparative View on Host Physiology
Member of the Organisation Committee
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