Welcome to Archaea Biology and Ecogenomics

Department of Functional and Evolutionary Ecology

We belong to the Faculty of Life Sciences of the University of Vienna.

Join us for the panel discussion on "Climate Change and Intergenerational Justice".

26 January 2026

4:45 p.m.

LIVE IN LECTURE HALL C1 and ONLINE

What will our future look like if we don't act now?

The issue of intergenerational justice revolves around this question, which, at the latest since the emergence of Fridays for Future, has also led children and young people around the world to demand effective action.

On the podium: Sebastian Öhner (KJA Wien), Angela Kallhoff (UNIVIE), Nikolaus Handig (BOKU)

Link to live stream

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Frontiers in Microbiology is releasing a special issue (SI) on Cross-Boundary Significance of Methanogens co-edited by Dr. Simon K.-M.R. Rittmann!

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"Cell Division Dynamics in cell-walled Archaea"

10.08.2022
 

"Flow cytometry-based viability staining: an at-line tool for bioprocess monitoring of Sulfolobus acidocaldarius"

24.07.2022
 

"Evolution of longitudinal division in multicellular bacteria of the Neisseriaceae family"

 

 

22.06.2022
 

We are thrilled to announce that Christa Schleper, head of our department, received Austria's most prestigious science award for her ground-breaking...

13.06.2022
 

"Differential regulation of degradation and immune pathways underlies adaptation of the ectosymbiotic nematode Laxus oneistus to oxic-anoxic...

Guest Lectures