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Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Rudolf Krska

Head: Center for Analytical Chemistry

Konrad-Lorenz-Straße 20
3430 Tulln an der Donau
EMail: rudolf.krska(at)boku.ac.at
Tel: +43 1 47654-97301, 97302
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Curr. Vitae

2017 - Green Area Leader, Austrian Competence Centre for Feed and Food Quality, Safety and Innovation (FFoQSI)
2011 - 2017 Deputy Chairman of the Scientific Initiative "Bioresources & Technologies (BiRT) at BOKU/Tulln
2010 - 2015 Head of the Department for Agrobiotechnology (IFA-Tulln), BOKU
2009 - 2010 (12 months) Acting Division Chief, Food Research Division, Health Canada, Ottawa
2008 - Professor of Bioanalytics and Organic Trace Analysis, BOKU
2006 - 2007 (12 months) Research stay, Food Science Group, Central Science Laboratory, York, United Kingdom
2005 - 2009 Deputy Director of the Department for Agrobiotechnology (IFA-Tulln), BOKU
2002 - 2009 Head of the Christian Doppler Laboratory for Mycotoxin Research
2001 - 2009 Co-Founder of the BOKU spin-offs Biopure Reference Materials (2001) and Quantas Analytics (2006) (all shares sold 2009)
1999 - Habilitation in Analytical Chemistry, TU-Vienna (Assoc. Prof.)
1996 - Head of the Center for Analytical Chemistry at the Dep. IFA Tulln, BOKU
1994 - 1996 Head of the Working Group for Molecular Analysis at the Centre for Analytical Chemistry, IFA Tulln
1994 - (3 months) Research stay, Food Reseach Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Canada
1993 - Doctoral degree in Science, Ph.D., passed with distinction
1991 - 1994 Research Assistant at the Institute for Analytical Chemistry; TU-Vienna
1991 - (2 months) Research stays: School of Physics and Astronomy, Tel Aviv University, Israel and Fraunhofer Institute, Freiburg, BRD
1990 - 1991 Research Assistant at the Institute for Chemical Technology of Inorganic Materials; TU-Vienna
1990 - Diploma in Chemistry (Vienna University of Technology)
1988 - 1990 Contractual collaborator, ESW Consulting Wruss, Vienna
1984 - 1990 Study of Technical Chemistry at the Vienna University of Technology

Statistik Austria, science classification

chemistry; analytical chemistry;

Expertise

Bioanalytics; Organic trace analysis; Immunoassay development; Mass spectrometry; Detection of allergens in food; Quantification and strucural characterization of plant and microbial metabolites; Multi-analyt-methods (LC-MS/MS) for the simultaneous monitoring of food contaminants; Production and certification of reference materials; Design, organisation and evaluation of laboratory comparison studies; Fiber optics chemical infrared sensors; Food Analysis;

Awards

2017 Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher 2017: identified by Clarivate Analytics as one of the world’s most influential contemporary researchers (top 1% ranking);
2016 Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher 2016: identified by Thomson Reuters as one of the world’s most influential contemporary researchers (top 1% ranking)
2016 Bürgerrecht der Stadt Tulln - "Honorary citizen" of Tulln
2016 Appointment as Distinguished International Supervisor of the Institute of Food Science and Technology at CAAS, Beijing
2016 BRAIN Award founded by Biomin and awarded at the World Nutrition Forum in Vancouver
2015 Appointment as Distinguished Professor of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS)
2015 Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher 2015: identified by Thomson Reuters as one of the world’s most influential contemporary researchers (top 1% ranking)
2015 Honorary Prize for outstanding scientific achievements (NÖ Würdigungspreis); awarded by the Governor of Lower Austria
2013 Zsigmondy-Medal: Faculty Award of Merit of the Faculty of Technical Chemistry of the Vienna University of Technology
2013 Ranked Nr.1 among the world´s most cited authors in the area of “mycotoxins” in the last decade (2004-2013). The database on mycotoxins included 5.570 authors and 7.634 SCI Papers (Web of Science).
2010 Recognition Award for outstanding achievement; awarded by Health Canada´s Food Directorate
2006 Dr.Wolfgang Houska Award (50.000 €, 2nd rank) of the b&c Privatstiftung
2000 Fritz Feigl Award of the Austrian Society for Analytical Chemistry
1994 Pro Analitica Award of the Institute for Analytical Chemistry at the Vienna University of Technology
1993 Special Poster Award of the 9th International Conference on Fourier Transform Spectroscopy in Calgary, Canada
1993 Mobility Grant for best PhD thesis of the year at TU Vienna; awarded by the Academic Working Party of the Vienna University of Technology
1993 Erwin Schrödinger Research Grant; awarded 1993 by the "Austrian Science Fund" (FWF)
1990 Special Award of the ERSTE Österreichischer Jugendpreis '90 for diploma thesis

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2017 - Austrian-Canadian Society
scientific advisor
2013 -2017 Kooperationsbeirat BOKU-Umweltbundesamt
advisory board member
2012 - European Association for Chemical and Molecular Sciences (EuCheMS), Division of Analytical Chemistry
delegate
2011 - Austrian Society for Analytical Chemistry (ASAC)
vice-president
2011 - Austrian Association of Food and Biotechnologists
member of the managing board
2006 - AOAC International
member
2006 - International Society for Mycotoxicology
president
2005 -2014 European Committee for Standardization, working group biotoxins
advisory board member
2003 - Society of German Chemists
member
2002 -2012 EURACHEM (national deligate of the ASAC)
delegate
2000 - Austrian Quality Assurance Coordinating Office
member
2000 - Society for Mycotoxin Research
member
1991 - Society of Austrian Chemists (GÖCh)
member

Editorial board appointments for scientific journals

2015 - Agriculture:
Editorial Board Member
2014 - Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry: Special issue "Advanced Food Analysis"
Guest Editor (special issue)
2013 - Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry: Special Issue "Metabolite Profiling and Metabolomics"
Guest Editor (special issue)
2013 - Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry: Special issue "Rapid detection in food and feed"
Guest Editor (special issue)
2012 - Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry: Special Issue "Recent Advances in Food Analysis"
Guest Editor (special issue)
2010 - FOOD ADDIT CONTAM: Special Issue "Health Canada: Current Topics in Food Safety"
Guest Editor (special issue)
2009 - Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry: Special Issue "Mycotoxins"
Guest Editor (special issue)
2008 - Mycotoxin Research:
Editorial Board Member
2007 - FOOD ADDIT CONTAM:
Editorial Board Member
2007 - World Mycotoxin Journal :
Editorial Board Member
2001 - Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry:
Advisory Board Member

Reviewer for scientific journals

2012 - Food chemistry
2012 - Food and Chemical Toxicology
2011 - Analyst
2008 - World Mycotoxin Journal
1999 - Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry
1998 - Analytical Chemistry
1998 - Mycotoxin Research
1997 - Journal of agricultural and Food Chemistry
1997 - Food Additives & Contaminants: Part A - Chemistry, Analysis, Control, Exposure & Risk Assessment
1997 - FOOD ADDIT CONTAM
1996 - Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry
1996 - Journal of Chromatography B Analytical Technologies
1996 - Journal of Chromatography A
1996 - Talanta
1996 - Journal of Aoac International

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2016 - The Research Council of Norway - Norway
2012 - Fonds de recherche du Québec – Nature et technologies - Canada
2003 - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft - Germany
2000 - EU - European Union

Reviewer/Expert organization

2013 European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)
WG Fusarium Toxins
2002 FAO/WHO
FAO Resource Person since 1999

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2018 World Mycotoxin Forum
member of the organisation committee
2018 European Fusarium Seminar
member of the organisation committee
2018 ASSET2018 – Summit on Global Food Safety
scientific member of the advisory board
2017 6th International Scientific Meeting: Mycology, Mycotoxicology, and Mycoses
scientific member of the advisory board
2017 23rd International Symposium on Separation Science (ISSS'2017)
member of the organisation committee
2017 1st MYCOKEY International Conference on ‘Global Mycotoxin Reduction in the food and feed chain’
scientific member of the advisory board
2017 1st Feed Mycotoxin Risk Management Forum in China - The Sino-EU Mycotoxin Summit
member of the organisation committee
2016 INNOVATIONS IN FOOD & FEED SAFETY
organiser
2016 Mycotoxin Summer Talks
member of the organisation committee
2016 2. BOKU Life Science Ball
organiser
2016 9th World Mycotoxin Forum & XIVth International Symposium on Mycotoxins and Phycotoxins (WMF meets IUPAC)
member of the organisation committee
2016 Mycotoxins in ASEAN countries and post-harvest control measures
Chair (session)
2015 2. Linzer Kontaminantentagung
Chair (session)
2015 7th International Symposium on RECENT ADVANCES IN FOOD ANALYSIS
scientific member of the advisory board
2015 1. BOKU Life Science Ball
organiser
2015 ANAKON 2015
Chair (session)
2015 Mycotoxin Summer Talks
member of the organisation committee
2014 International Mycotoxin Conference, ISM 2014 (Beijing)
Chair (session)
2014 Mycotoxin Summer Talks
member of the organisation committee
2014 Mycotoxin Summer Academy
organiser
2014 International Symposium on Chromatography (Salzburg)
scientific member of the advisory board
2014 The World Mycotoxin Forum (Vienna)
member of the organisation committee
2014 ASAC JunganalytikerInnen Forum
scientific member of the advisory board
2013 6th International Symposium on RECENT ADVANCES IN FOOD ANALYSIS
scientific member of the advisory board
2013 Mycotoxin Summer Talks
organiser
2013 XVII European Conference on Analytical Chemistry, EUROANALYSIS (Warzaw)
Chair (session)
2013 Mycotoxin Summer Academy
organiser
2013 35th Mycotoxin Workshop (Ghent)
scientific member of the advisory board
2013 Gordon Research Seminar on Emerging Technologies for the Discovery, Detection, and Risk Assessment of Harmful Biotoxins
Chair (session)
2013 ISM-MYCORED International Conference Europe 2013 (Martina Franca)
member of the organisation committee
2012 MYCORED North American Workshop at Carleton University
scientific member of the advisory board
2012 World Mycotoxin Forum meets IUPAC
organiser
2012 12th International Congress of the European Association for Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology (EAVPT)
Chair (session)
2012 Wer suchet der findet - Chancen, Grenzen und Transdisziplinarität der modernen Spurenanalytik
organiser
2012 VII Latin American Congress on Mycotoxicology
scientific member of the advisory board
2012 MYCODAY
Chair (session)
2012 Schimmelpilze in unserer Raumluft: Risken, Nutzen, Nachweis
organiser
2012 World Nutrition Forum
Chair (session)
2011 MYCORED Argentina - ISM 2011
scientific member of the advisory board
2011 The Mycotoxins & Phycotoxins Gordon Research Conference
Chair (session)
2011 MycoRed Africa 2011
scientific member of the advisory board
2011 5th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis
scientific member of the advisory board
2011 ANAKON
member of the organisation committee
2010 The World Mycotoxin Forum
scientific member of the advisory board
2010 4th Central and Eastern European Proteomics Conference meets International Metabolomics Austria
member of the organisation committee
2010 International Mycotoxin Conference MYCORED 2010
scientific member of the advisory board
2010 World Nutrition Forum
Chair (session)
2010 European Conference on MS/MS
scientific member of the advisory board
2009 ISM Conference 2009: Worldwide Mycotoxin Reduction in Food and Feed Chains
organiser
2009 4th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis
scientific member of the advisory board
2007 IUPAC Symposium on Mycotoxins and Phycotoxins
scientific member of the advisory board
2005 ASAC Junganalytiker Forum, Tulln
organiser
2001 56th Joint Expert Committee on Food Additives
scientific member of the advisory board
2000 IUPAC Symposium on Mycotoxins and Phycotoxins, Brasil
scientific member of the advisory board
1997 1st Euroconference on Environmental Analytical Chemistry
member of the organisation committee
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