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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Scientists of the KLF Grünau (University of Vienna), Anglia Ruskin University (Cambridge) and Vetmed...


To date, the earliest modern human fossils found outside of Africa are dated to around 90,000 to...


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