Prof. Dr. Christa Schleper

Head of Division
Leader of the Archaea Ecology and Evolution Group

Room: 1.093
1090 Wien, Althanstraße 14 (UZA I)
T: +43-1-4277-76510
M: +43-664-60277-76510
F: +43-1-4277-876510
christa.schleper@univie.ac.at


Curriculum Vitae

Appointments / Career

04/2013 - now

Vice-Head of Department Ecogenomics and Systems Biology, University of Vienna Austria
Archaea Biology and Ecogenomics Group Leader
our department "Genetics in Ecology" has fused with the department "Molecular Systems Biology"

10/2007 - 03/2013

Head of Department Genetics in Ecology, University of Vienna, Austria

2007 - 2014

Adjunct Professor,Center of Excellence for Geobiology, University of Bergen, Norway

2004 - 2007

University Professor, Department of Biology, University of Bergen, Norway

1998 - 2004

Group leader ("assistant professor") at the University of Darmstadt, Germany at the Institute of Microbiology and Genetics

04/2002

Habilitation, venia legendi for teaching in Microbiology and Genetics (University of Darmstadt, Germany)

1996 - 1997

University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB)
Postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Edward DeLong

1996

Californian Institute of Technology, Pasadena and Agouron Institute, La Jolla, CA
Postdoctoral fellow with Dr. Melvin Simon

1994 - 1995

Max-Planck-Institute for Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany
Postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Wolfram Zillig

1989 - 1993

Max-Planck-Institute for Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany
Doctorate (PhD) in the laboratory of Dr. Wolfram Zillig

Education

1988 - 1989

Diploma in Biology, University of Konstanz, Germany

1986 - 1988

University of Konstanz, Germany
Studies in biology: microbiology, immunology and genetics

1982 - 1985

University of Aachen, Germany
Studies in biology, sociology and languages (english, french)

Awards

2017Elected full member of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW)
2016ERC Advanced Grant (2.5 Mio EUR)
2011Elected member of the American Academy of Microbiology (ASM)
2001EMBO Young Investigator Award (EMBO-YIP)
1995-1997Post-doctoral Fellowship of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft for US

Publications

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Nitrososphaera viennensis, an ammonia oxidizing archaeon from soil. / Tourna, Maria; Stieglmeier, Michaela; Spang, Anja; Könneke, Martin; Schintlmeister, Arno; Urich, Tim; Engel, Marion; Schloter, Michael; Wagner, Michael; Richter, Andreas; Schleper, Christa (Korresp. AutorIn).

in: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), Jahrgang 108, Nr. 20, 2011, S. 8420-8425.

Veröffentlichung: Beitrag in FachzeitschriftArtikel


Preparation of high-molecular weight DNA and metagenomic libraries from soils and hot springs. / Reigstad, Laila Johanne; Bartossek, Rita; Schleper, Christa.

in: Methods in Enzymology, Jahrgang 496, 2011, S. 319-344.

Veröffentlichung: Beitrag in FachzeitschriftArtikel


The “double RNA” approach to simultaneously assess the structure and function of environmental microbial communities by meta-transcriptomics. / Urich, Tim; Schleper, Christa.

Handbook of Molecular Microbial Ecology I: Metagenomics and Complementary Approaches. Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.

Veröffentlichung: Beitrag in BuchBeitrag in Buch/Sammelband


The Thaumarchaeota: an emerging view of their phylogeny and ecophysiology. / Pester, Michael; Schleper, Christa; Wagner, Michael.

in: Current Opinion in Microbiology, Jahrgang 14, Nr. 3, 2011, S. 300-306.

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UV-inducible DNA exchange in hyperthermophilic archaea mediated by type IV pili. / Ajon, Malgorzata; Froels, Sabrina; van Wolferen, Marleen; Stöcker, Kilian; Teichmann, Daniela; Driessen, Arnold J.M.; Grogan, Dennis W.; Albers, Sonja Verena; Schleper, Christa.

in: Molecular Microbiology, Jahrgang 82, Nr. 4, 2011, S. 807-817.

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Ammonia oxidation : different niches for bacteria and archaea? / Schleper, Christa.

in: The ISME Journal: multidisciplinary journal of microbial ecology, Jahrgang 4, Nr. 9, 09.2010, S. 1092-1094.

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Ammonia-oxidising archaea--physiology, ecology and evolution. / Schleper, Christa; Nicol, Graeme W.

in: Advances in Microbial Physiology, Jahrgang 57, 2010, S. 1-41.

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Distinct gene set in two different lineages of ammonia-oxidizing archaea supports the phylum Thaumarchaeota. / Spang, Anja; Hatzenpichler, Roland; Brochier-Armanet, Celine; Rattei, Thomas; Tischler, Patrick; Spieck, Eva; Streit, Wolfgang; Stahl, David A.; Wagner, Michael; Schleper, Christa (Korresp. AutorIn).

in: Trends in Microbiology, Jahrgang 18, Nr. 8, 2010, S. 331-340.

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Diversity and abundance of Korarchaeota in terrestrial hot springs of Iceland and Kamchatka. / Reigstad, Laila Johanne; Jorgensen, Steffen; Schleper, Christa.

in: The ISME Journal: multidisciplinary journal of microbial ecology, Jahrgang 4, 2010, S. 346-356.

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Homologues of nitrite reductases in ammonia-oxidizing archaea : diversity and genomic context. / Bartossek, Rita; Nicol, Graeme W; Lanzen, Anders; Klenk, Hans-Peter; Schleper, Christa (Korresp. AutorIn).

in: Environmental Microbiology, Jahrgang 12, Nr. 4, 2010, S. 1075-1088.

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"Hot standards" for the thermoacidophilic archaeon Sulfolobus solfataricus. / Zaparty, Melanie (Korresp. AutorIn); Esser, Dominik; Gertig, Susanne; Haferkamp, Patrick; Kouril, Theresa; Manica, Andrea; Pham, Trong Khoa; Reimann, Julia; Schreiber, Kerstin; Sierocinski, Pawel; Teichmann, Daniela; van Wolferen, Marleen; von Jan, Mathias; Wieloch, Patricia; Albers, Sonja Verena; Driessen, Arnold J.M.; Klenk, Hans Peter; Schleper, Christa; Schomburg, Dietmar; van der Oost, John; Wright, Phil; Siebers, Bettina.

in: Extremophiles: life under extreme conditions, Jahrgang 14, Nr. 1, 2010, S. 119-142.

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Dynamics and functional relevance of ammonia-oxidizing archaea in two agricultural soils. / Schauss, Kristina; Focks, Andreas; Leininger, Sven; Kotzerke, Anja; Heuer, Holger; Thiele-Bruhn, Sören; Sharma, Shilpi; Wilke, Berndt-Michael; Matthies, Michael; Smalla, Kornelia; Munch, Jean Charles; Amelung, Wulf; Kaupenjohann, Martin; Schloter, Michael; Schleper, Christa.

in: Environmental Microbiology, Jahrgang 11, Nr. 2, 02.2009, S. 446-56.

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SulfoSYS (Sulfolobus Systems Biology) : towards a silicon cell model for the central carbohydrate metabolism of the archaeon Sulfolobus solfataricus under temperature variation. / Albers, Sonja Verena; Birkeland, Nils-Kare; Driessen, Arnold J.M.; Gertig, Susanne; Haferkamp, Patrick; Klenk, Hans Peter; Kouril, Theresa; Manica, Andrea; Pham, Trong Khoa; Ruoff, Peter; Schleper, Christa; Schomburg, Dietmar; Sharkey, Kieran J.; Siebers, Bettina; Sierocinski, Pawel; Steuer, Ralf; van der Oost, John; Westerhoff, Hans V.; Wieloch, Patricia; Wright, Phil; Zaparty, Melanie.

in: Biochemical Society Transactions, Jahrgang 37, Nr. 1, 02.2009, S. 58-64.

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Complex nitrogen cycling in the sponge Geodia barretti. / Hoffmann, Friederike; Radax, Regina; Woebken, Dagmar; Holtappels, Moritz; Lavik, Gaute; Rapp, Hans Tore; Schlaeppy, Marie Lise; Schleper, Christa; Kuypers, M.

in: Environmental Microbiology, Jahrgang 11, Nr. 9, 2009, S. 2228-2243.

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Dynamics and functional relevance of ammonia-oxidizing archaea in agricultural soil. / Schauss, Kristina; Leininger, Sven; Schloter, M; Schleper, Christa.

in: Environmental Microbiology, Jahrgang 11, Nr. 2, 2009, S. 446-456.

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Evolution and ecology of ammonia oxidizing archaea. / Schleper, Christa (Korresp. AutorIn).

Unknown host publication title. Unknown publisher, 2009.

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Four newly isolated fuselloviruses from extreme geothermal environments reveal unusual morphologies and a possible interviral recombination mechanism. / Redder, Peter; Peng, Xu Long; Bruegger, Kim; Shah, Shiraz Ali; Roesch, Ferdinand; Greve, Bo; She, Qunxin; Schleper, Christa; Forterre, Patrick; Garrett, Robert G.; Prangishvili, David.

in: Environmental Microbiology, Jahrgang 11, Nr. 11, 2009, S. 2849-2862.

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Reactions to UV damage in the model archaeon Sulfolobus solfataricus. / Froels, Sabrina; White, Malcolm F:; Schleper, Christa (Korresp. AutorIn).

in: Biochemical Society Transactions, Jahrgang 37, Nr. 1, 2009, S. 36-41.

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The double RNA approach to simultaneously assess the structure and function of environmental microbial communities by meta-transcriptomics. / Urich, Tim (Korresp. AutorIn); Lanzen, Anders; Radax, Regina; Schleper, Christa.

Handbook of Molecular Microbial Ecology I: Metagenomics and Complementary Approaches. Hrsg. / Frans J. de Bruijn. Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.

Veröffentlichung: Beitrag in BuchBeitrag in Konferenzband


Simultaneous assessment of soil microbial community structure and function through analysis of the meta-transcriptome. / Urich, Tim; Lanzen, Anders; Qi, Ji; Huson, Daniel; Schleper, Christa (Korresp. AutorIn); Schuster, Stephan C. (Korresp. AutorIn).

in: PLoS ONE, Jahrgang 3, Nr. 6, 25.06.2008, S. e2527.

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