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Curr. Vitae

2016 - Senior Scientist at the Department for Agrobiotechnology, Institute of Animal Nutrition, Products and Nutrition Physiology, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
2015 - 2015 Research visit at the Ghent University, Department of Animal Production, Laboratory for Animal Nutrition and Animal Product Quality, Belgium (OECD Fellowship)
2010 - 2016 PostDoc at the Department for Agrobiotechnology, Institute of Animal Nutrition, Products and Nutrition Physiology, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
2007 - 2007 Research visit at the TU Munich, Chair of physiology, Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany
2007 - 2009 Dissertation with the title "Impact of probiotics and inulin on the gastrointestinal physiology of newly weaned piglets used as animal model" at the Department of Food Sciences and Technology, Division of Animal Food and Nutrition, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
2000 - 2006 Diploma programme: Nutritional Science, University of Vienna; Diploma thesis "Aufklärung von Antibiotikaresistenz-Phänomenen ausgewählter Bifidobacterium spp.-Stämme isoliert aus unterschiedlichen Bereichen der Lebensmittelkette" at the Department of Food Sciences and Technology, Division of Food Microbiology and Hygiene, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna

Statistik Austria, science classification

animal nutrition; fermentation technology; nutritional technology; food testing; nutritional science;

Expertise

Microbiology; Molecular Biology; Human Nutrition; gene expression analysis; histology; Animal nutrition; Nutrition physiology; feed additives; Probiotics / prebiotics; Oxidative stress; Physiology of metabolism;

Awards

2011 H. Wilhelm Schaumann Preis

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2022 - BOKU ethics plattform
full member
2012 - ALVA
extended member
2009 - GMS - Gesellschaft für Mineralstoffe und Spurenelemente
member
2008 - ÖGMBT - Austrian Association of Molecular Life Sciences and Biotechnology
member
2003 - ÖGE - Österreichische Gesellschaft für Ernährung
member
2001 - VEÖ - Verband der Ernährungswissenschafter Österreichs
member

Reviewer for scientific journals

2022 - Agriculture
2021 - Journal of animal Physiology and animal Nutrition
2017 - Livestock Science
2014 - Journal of agricultural and Food Chemistry
2014 - ANNALS OF ANIMAL SCIENCE
2014 - Journal of Agricultural Science
2014 - Nutrients
2013 - Annual Review & Research in Biology
2011 - Veterinary Science Development

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2015 - OEAD - Austrian Agency for International Mobility and Cooperation in Education, Science and Research - Austria

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2023 Workshop: Ethics in Animal Research at BOKU: how to get an "Ethics Statement"?
Member of the Organisation Committee
2023 21. BOKU-Symposium Tierernährung
Chair (Session)
2022 Workshop: Ethics in Animal Research at BOKU
Member of the Organisation Committee
2022 20. BOKU Symposium Tierernährung
Chair (Session)
2021 19. BOKU Symposium Tierernährung
Chair (Session)
2018 17. BOKU Symposium Tierernährung
Chair (Session)
2017 16. BOKU Symposium Tierernährung
Chair (Session)
2015 14. BOKU Symposium Tierernährung
Member of the Organisation Committee
2015 14. BOKU Symposium Tierernährung
Chair (Session)
2014 13. BOKU Symposium Tierernährung
Chair (Session)
2014 13. BOKU-Symposium Tierernährung
Member of the Organisation Committee
2013 12. BOKU Symposium Tierernährung
Organiser
2013 12. BOKU Symposium Tierernährung
Chair (Session)
2012 11. BOKU Symposium Tierernährung
Member of the Organisation Committee
2011 10. BOKU-Symposium Tierernährung
Member of the Organisation Committee
2009 8. BOKU-Symposium Tierernährung
Member of the Organisation Committee
2009 25. Wissenschaftliche Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Mineralstoffe und Spruenelemente
Member of the Organisation Committee
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