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



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


Dieses Jahr wurde erstmals der Internationale Kinderuni-Tag gefeiert, der gleichzeitig den Auftakt...


Fantastic News: three of the 12 ERC Advanced Grants for Austrian research projects have been awarded...


The Austrian Pain Society ÖSG fosters basic and clinical pain research and this year, for the first...


The Mediterranean Sea is a marine biodiversity hotspot already affected by climate-driven...


In a groundbreaking initiative, researchers from the Faculty of Life Scienes at the University of...


08.03.2024 16:00

The Rector of the University of Vienna and the heads of the research network cordially invite you to the kick-off event of the Research Network...

01.03.2024 12:00

On Friday, the 1st of March 2024, a symposium in rememberance of two important professors of the Research Group Plant Biogeography of the department...

16.02.2024 09:00

The Vienna Doctoral School of Ecology and Evolution is excited to announce its first annual Symposium