The World Congress of Malacology 2016
Second prize in the Student Oral Presentation Competition (August 16th, 2016)
Gertrud Pleskot Award 2016 (June 2nd, 2016)
Dr. Eva Ringler
Eva Ringler received the Gertrud Pleskot Award 2016 , for her remarkable publication output.
The Getrud Pleskot Award is an initiative at the Faculty of Life Sciences to improve the visibility and career perspectives of highly qualified female scientists publishing in the top journals of their field.
ÖEG Award (April 1st, 2016)
NOBIS-Preis 2015 (November 28th, 2015)
Susanne Affenzeller MSc
On November 28th, 2015 Susanne Affenzeller received the"NOBIS-Preis 2015 für herausragende Forschung" at the Nobis Conference in Eggenburg. The Jury honored her talk "Morphometric approaches to species delineation and characterisation in the trochid Genus Gibbula (Gastropoda)”.
Carl von Schreibers Forschungspreis – Freunde des Naturhistorischen Museums Wien (October 21st, 2015)
Oliver Macek Bsc
On October 21st, 2015 Oliver Macek received the „Carl von Schreibers Forschungspreis”. The Jury honored his scientific poster and mini talk about the Austrian Glomerides - “Cocktail um Cocktail. DNA-Barcoding der Saftkugler Österreichs”.
Frontiers in Zoology Preis 2015 – Deutsche Zoologische Gesellschaft (October 27th, 2015)
Susanne Affenzeller MSc
On September 12th, 2015 Susanne Affenzeller received the „Frontiers in Zoology Preis 2015” for the best mini talk “Species delineation: comparing the powers of DNA-barcoding and shell morphometrics in the trochid gastropod genus Gibbula” at the DZG 2015 Symposium of the Zoological Systematics Group.
Förderungspreis der Stadt Wien - Kulturabteilung (MA 7) (September 11th 2015)
Wissenschaftlichen Förderpreis der Wiener Umweltschutzabteilung (MA22) (November 14, 2014)
Christoph Leeb, MSc
On November 3, 2014 Christoph Leeb received the "Wissenschaftlichen Förderpreis der Wiener Umweltschutzabteilung (MA22)"for his master thesis "Mass hibernation and notes on the winter activity of fire salamanders (Salamandra salamandra) in the Maurer Wald (Vienna, Austria)".
Arnold Berliner Award 2014 (April 10, 2014)
for best paper in "Naturwissenschaften" 2013
Florian Karolyi, Linde Morawetz, Jonathan F. Colville, Stephan Handschuh, Brian D. Metscher & Harald W. Krenn
Time management and nectar flow: flower handling and suction feeding in long-proboscid flies (Nemestrinidae: Prosoeca)
Naturwissenschaften 2013, Volume 100, Issue 11, pp 1083-1093 (DOI 10.1007/s00114-013-1114-6)
links: Arnold Berliner, Arnold Berliner Award
ÖEG Award (March 26, 2014)
Laudimaxima Preis (March 13, 2014)
Starmühlner Preis (January 26, 2014)
Rupert Riedl Preis 2013
17th European Congress of Herpetology
First prize of the best oral presentation in the category ‘master students’
won the first prize of the best oral presentation in the category ‘master students’ at the 17th European Congress of Herpetology (SEH, 22-27 August 2013, Veszprém, Hungary) for his talk ‘A camera trap study of mass-hibernation in Salamandra salamandra in the Vienna Woods, Austria’.