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Univ.Prof. Dr.rer.nat. Eva-Kathrin Ehmoser

Head: Institute of Synthetische Bioarchitekturen
Muthgasse 11, 1190 Wien
Tel: +43 1 47654-80411


ORCID: 0000-0001-9201-268X

Curr. Vitae

2018 - President of the austrian society of nanosciences, Erwin Schrödinger, (ESG)
2011 - 2015 Director of the international Graduate School (IGS) with the Nanyang, technical University, NTU, Singapur
2011 - Head of the Institute of synthetic Bioarchitectures
2010 - Full Professor of Nanobiotechnology I (Department of NanoBiotechnology, University for natural resources and life sciences, Vienna).
2008 - 2010 Full Professor of Molecular Biophysics (Johannes-Gutenberg University, Mainz).
2008 - Visiting Professor at the Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE), Singapore.
2007 - Habilitation (biochemistry) at Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich.
2007 - Call from the University of Regensburg for an Assoc. Prof. position in Bioanalytics and Biosensors.
2005 - Project leader (W1) at the Max-Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz.
1999 - 2005 Postdoctoral fellow and project leader at Max-Planck Institute of Biochemistry (Prof. Dr. Dieter Oesterhelt), Max-Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried. Research associate at the Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy (Prof. Dr. Patrick Cramer), Ludwig-Maximilian University, Munich.
1998 - 1999 Postdoctoral fellow (Frontier Research Program grant) at RIKEN (Prof. Dr. Masahiko Hara), Saitama, Tokyo, Japan
1996 - 1998 Phd Student (Merck KGaA grant) at University of Hannover (Prof. Dr. Rainer Hedrich) in collaboration with the Max- Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz.
1996 - MSc in Biology (University of Hannover)
1993 - 1995 Teaching assistant at the Institute of Botany (Prof. Dr. Klaus Kloppstech, University of Hannover)
1990 - 1995 Biology Student at the University of Hannover

Statistik Austria, science classification

biological engineering; Chemical biology; Biophysics; Ultrastructure research; Environmental biotechnology; Nanomaterials;


Bioanalytics; Biophysics; Biochemistry; Nanotechnology; Molecular Biology; (Nano) Toxicology; Biomaterials; Biotechnology; Cell biology;


2006 Traudl-Engelhorn Preis
2003 Habilitationsförderpreis des Bayerischen Staates

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2019 - Governmental commission regarding information about Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
2018 - Erwin Schrödinger Society
2015 - International Winterschool for Bioelectronics (BioEL)
scientific advisor
2012 - European Biosafety Association, EBSA
2009 -2010 ERTC Max Planck Society
member of the commisson
2006 -2017 German Biophysical Society
full member

Editorial board appointments for scientific journals

2021 -2022 Environmental Pollution:
Guest Editor (Special Issue)

Reviewer for scientific journals

2021 - Membranes
2015 - Biomaterials
2015 - Journal of the American Chemical Society
2013 -2013 Soft Matter
2010 - Small
2006 - Angewandte Chemie International Edition
2000 - Langmuir

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2023 -2024 Biotechnology and Biological Siences Research Council (BBSRC) - United Kingdom
2009 - European Science Foundation (ESF) - International Organization
2005 - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft - Germany

Reviewer/Expert organization

2013 Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Synthetic Biology Call

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2021 4tes Erwin Schrödinger Kolloquium
Member of the Organisation Committee
2020 Thinktank „Advanced Materials in Medizin, Umwelt und Forschung“
Member of the Organisation Committee
2013 Synthetic Biology
Chair (Session)
2013 Biosurfaces and Interfaces
Member of the Organisation Committee
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