88 professors

45 university professors

25 tenure-track positions

1060 employees

61 Nationalities

~ 25 % non-scientific staff

9.064 students

2.098 first-year students

(WS 2023)

~ 16 million euros

third-party funds

in 2022

835 publications in 2022

697 in peer reviewed journals

106 Publications in Journals with Impact Factor >10

24 awards and grants

19 ERC Grants

2 Wittgenstein Awards

3 START Grants



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Adaptation of the photosynthetic mechanism in air plants (Tillandsia) occurs through gene...


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Only a few tree species are flexible enough to survive a century of rapid climate change. Europe's...


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Agnes Dellinger from the Department of Botany and Biodiversity Research has recently been accepted...


24.05.2024 19:00

24. bis 26. Mai: Theater, Laborkurse, Abendvorträge, Workshop und Science Café - verschiedene Formate laden ein, über CRISPR-Cas zu lernen und zu...

24.05.2024 17:00

The University of Vienna is taking part in the Lange Nacht der Forschung (“Long Night of Research”) on 24 May 2024 (17:00 - 23:00) with over 100...

19.04.2024 09:30

With the start of the gardening season, the Rare Plants Fair invites plant lovers and garden enthusiasts to the Botanical Garden of the University of...