Studying remotely

Teaching at the University of Vienna will take place in the form of remote learning for the entire summer semester. We are working on solutions for courses that absolutely require attendance as well as for necessary written exams.

22.05.2020 | [more]

A team of scientists in search for shark teeth

First fossil nursery of the great white shark discovered

An international research team led by Jaime A. Villafaña from the Institute of Palaeontology at the University of Vienna discovered the first fossil nursery area of the great white shark, Carcharodon carcharias in Chile.

22.05.2020 | [more]

Illustration of calcium and phosphate ions

Nature Unveiling Herself Before Science

In a recent study, a team led by ERC awardee Dennis Kurzbach of the Faculty of Chemistry at the University of Vienna reports an innovative approach for high-resolution real-time monitoring of calcium phosphate mineralisation.

19.05.2020 | [more]


Marie-Skłodowska Curie Individual Fellowship

The University of Vienna has launched a new Pilot Programme to attract postdoc researchers with outstanding potential from around the world through Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships (MSCA-IF).

07.05.2020 | [more]


COVID-19 and the workers of the world

The coronavirus has turned the world upside down. The blog "Labour and Coercion" is (WORCK) an invitation to debate about COVID-19 and the workers of the world.

07.05.2020 | [more]

abstract design

New doc.funds project on the design of hybrid materials

Early stage researchers can as of now apply for fully funded doctoral positions at the University of Vienna to pursue experimental and computational research on hybrid materials.

05.05.2020 | [more]

a book and a binocular loupe

The Digital Library and Bibliography of Literature in Translation

The Digital Library and Bibliography of Literature in Translation (DLBT) brings together translations and their reception documents in one huge digital collection. It is a useful instrument for users and researchers.

30.04.2020 | [more]


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