Notburga Gierlinger (PI)

Ass.Prof. Dr. Notburga Gierlinger

burgi.gierlinger@boku.ac.at
0043-1-47654-80338

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences
Institute of Biophysics
Muthgasse 11
1190 Vienna
Austria

 

EDUCATION

•1989 – 1995 Study of Biology (Plant physiology) at the University of Salzburg
(Graduation to Mag. rer. nat. )
•1996 – 1999 Study of Environmental Science and Engineering at the Technical University Vienna and University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna
•1999 – 2003 PhD at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna, Austria (Graduation to Dr. rer. nat. tech., predicate excellent)

 

PROFESSIONAL CURRICULUM

•1996-1999: Analytical chemist at BIUTEC (Biotechnology and Environmental Technology Research & Development), Vienna, Austria
•01.10.1999 – 30.06.2003: Research associate at the Institute of Botany, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna, Austria
•01.08.2002 – 31.12.2002: Junior Researcher Wood K plus (Competence Center for Wood Composites and Chemistry), Linz, Austria
•01.07.2003 -31.12.2003: Post-doc at the Institute of Botany, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna, Austria
•01.01.2004 – 30.09.2006: Post-doc at the Max-Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Department Biomaterials, Potsdam, Germany
•01.10.2006 – 30.06.2009: APART fellowship (Austrian program for advanced research and technology, Austrian Academy of Sciences): “From plant cell walls to bioinspired nanocomposites”
•01.07.2009 – 30.09.2010: Research assistant at the Institute of Polymer Science, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
•01.10.2010 – 31.10.2012: Research assistant at the Institute of Wood Science and Technology, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna, Austria
•01.11.2012 – 31.03.2014: Senior assistant (Oberassistentin) at the Institute for Building Materials, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
•01.04.2014 – 30.04.2016: Assistant professor at the Institute of Physics and Material Sciences, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna, Austria01.04.2014 – •01.05.2016 – * : Assistant professor at the Institute of Biophysics, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna, Austria

AWARDS

•2003: Special award in the contest „Intelligent Applications for Renewable Raw Materials“; program „Factory of Tomorrow“, Austrian Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation, and Technology (BMVIT)

•2003: Klaus Fischer – Innovationspreis für Technik und Umwelt; Austria•2006: APART fellowship (Austrian program for advanced research and technology), Austrian Academy of Sciences
•2007: Poster award CEMARE workshop “Structure and function of primary and secondary cell wall, Potsdam, Germany
•2013: Travel award 19th Penn State Plant Biology Symposium on “Cellulose synthesis, structure, matrix interactions and technology”, Penn State University, USA
•2013: START award, Austrian Science Fund (FWF), Austria
•2015: ERC consolidator grant