University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU) - Research portal

Logo BOKU Resarch Portal
Dr. Andreas Heiss
retired / former staff member

Franz Klein-Gasse 1, 1190 Wien

BOKUonline-Visitenkarte

ORCID: 0000-0002-2989-7259

Curr. Vitae

2016 - Bioarchaeologist/Archaeobotanist at the Austrian Archaeological Institute (ÖAI), Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW)
2013 - Lecturer at the Institute for Prehistory and Historical Archaeology of the University of Vienna
2013 - 2013 Guest lecturer at the University of Trieste, DIAnet International School, Gorizia
2013 - 2015 Research assistant at the Vienna Institute for Archaeological Science (VIAS)
2011 - 2012 Guest lecturer at the Center for Environmental History of the University of Klagenfurt
2010 - Lecturer at the Institute of Botany at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
2010 - 2016 Coordinator of the ESF Project EARTH (Early Agricultural Remnants and Technical Heritage)
2008 - 2013 Research assistant at the Institute of Botany at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
2008 - 2013 Freelance researcher at the Vienna Institute for Archaeological Science (VIAS)
2007 - 2008 Project coordinator of the Special Research Area (SFB) HiMAT at the University of Innsbruck
2004 - 2006 Research assistant at the Institute of Botany at the University of Innsbruck
2003 - 2004 Civilian service
2000 - 2002 Freelance nature guide at natopia (Innsbruck)
1996 - 2003 Studies in biology (branch: botany) at the University of Innsbruck

Statistik Austria, science classification

botany; plant morphology; systematic botany; electron microscopy; interdisciplinary natural science; archeometry; wood research; historical auxiliary science; prehistory; archaeology; History of natural sciences;

Expertise

archaeobotany; seed morphology; wood anatomy; anthracology; palaeoethnobotany; historical botany;

Awards

2012 BOKU Teaching Award

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2013 - Working group for equal opportunities at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU)
deputy head
2012 -2013 Working Group for Archaeological Conservation and Restoration of the Federal Monuments Office
member
2011 - Society for the scientific investigation of parasciences (GWUP)
full member
2010 - Austrian Zoological-Botanical Society (ZOOBOT)
full member
2009 - Association for Environmental Archaeology (AEA)
full member
2008 - Austrian Association for Prehistory and Early History (ÖGUF)
full member
2008 - Association for Scientific Archaeology ARCHAEOMETRY (GNAA)
full member
2007 - Early Agricultural Remnants and Technical Heritage (EARTH)
full member
2006 - International Organisation of Wood Anatomists (IAWA)
full member
2004 - Association for the Research of the Austrian Flora
full member

Reviewer for scientific journals

2013 - Vegetation History and archaeobotany
2013 - Journal of Archaeological Science
2012 - Environmental Archaeology
2012 - Acta Botanica Croatica
2011 - Nordic Journal of Botany
2009 - Holocene

Reviewer/Expert organization

2013 SUSTAINICUM
2013 XXXIIIe Rencontres Internationales d'Archéologie et d'Histoire d'Antibes: "Regards croisés sur les outils liés au travail des végétaux / An interdiscplinary focus on plant-working tools"
2013 Czech University of Life Sciences Prague (CULS)

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2007 2. Milestone Meeting (MM2) des Spezialforschungsbereichs (SFB) HiMAT: Internationales Symposium zum urgeschichtlichen, mittelalterlichen und modernen Bergbau in den Alpen und in Europa
Organiser
2007 1. Milestone Meeting (MM1) des Spezialforschungsbereichs (SFB) HiMAT
Organiser
© BOKU Wien Imprint