The StudiesServiceCenter (SSC) supports the Directors of Study Programmes (Studienprogrammleiter - SPL and DSPL) regarding all study-related legal and organisational questions.

Tasks of the Study Programme Directors:

  • Fulfillment of organizational and legal tasks regarding studies
  • Planning and organizing the course programme and exam procedures
  • Quality management of courses and lessons
  • Providing information and counseling for students

In addition, the SSC provides full service for students regarding the above mentioned issues. 


Director of Study Programmes Biology:

ao. Univ. Prof. Mag. Dr. Syliva Kirchengast

Deputy: ao. Univ. Prof. Mag. Dr. Michael Schagerl

Deputy: Assoz. Prof. Dr. Gerald Schneeweiss

Director of Study Programmes Nutritional Sciences:

Ass.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Petra Rust

Deputy: Dipl. oec. troph. Dr. Georg Hoffmann, PD

Director of Study Programmes Pharmacy

ao. Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Helmut Spreitzer

Deputy: ao. Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Michael Wirth

Director of Study Programmes Molecular Biology:

Ass.-Prof. Dr. Barbara Hamilton

Deputy: ao. Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Biol. Dr. Angela Witte


Director of Doctoral Studies Programme Life Science (DSPL)

ao. Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Walter Jäger

Deputy: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Manuela Baccarini

Deputy: Assoz. Prof. Dipl.-Biol. Dr. Stefanie Wienkoop

Deputy: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jürgen König