Univ.-Prof. Dr. Stefanie Wienkoop

Group Leader Plant-Microsymbiont Interaction (PMInt)

Room: 3.047
Djerassiplatz 1 (UBB)
1030 Wien
T: +43-1-4277-76560
M: +43-664-60277-76560


Curriculum Vitae

Personal data

Born 1971 in Alfaz del Pi, Spain – one child (born 1993)

Higher education

2012            Habil, University of Vienna, Austria

2000            Dr. rer. nat. Biology, Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany

1996 – 2000 Doctorate


since 2022 Univ.-Prof. "Plant-Microbe Interaction", Department of Ecogenomics and Systems Biology, University of Vienna

2017-2021  Associate Professor, Department of Ecogenomics and Systems Biology, University of Vienna, Austria

2014-2017  Assistant Professor, Department of Ecogenomics and Systems Biology, University of Vienna, Austria

since 2008 Group Leader "Plant-Microbe Interaction" (PMInt), Vice Head Dev. of Molcular Sytems Biology, Dept. of Ecogenomics and Systems Biology, University of Vienna, Austria

2002-2008   Post-Doctoral Position at Max-Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Golm/Potsdam, Germany

2000-2002   Post-Doctoral Marie- Currie Fellowship at National Laboratory Risø, Plant Research Dept., Denmark

04-11/2000  Post-Doctoral Fellowship, University of British Columbia, Dept. of Botany, Vancouver, Canada

Research achievements in numbers (since 1999)

82 papers in peer-reviewed journals (4704 citations, H-index 39)

18 book chapter and 7 invited ‘news and views’ articles

>35 invited talks at national and international conferences or institutions

7 research grants as PI and host (total budget ~4.6 million €)

Academic Duties

President of the INPPO (2021-22)

Vice president od the International Plant Proteomics Organization (INPPO) (2018-20)

Committee member of the Austrian Plant Phenotyping Network – APPN initiative (since 2017)

Editorial Board of the Journals: Journal of Proteomics, Frontiers in Plant Proteomics and Frontiers in Systems Biology

Editor of the Book, Plant Proteomics Methods and Protocols (2nd edition, from advances in proteomics techniques to biological and translational research; J.V. Jorrín Novo, S. Komatsu, W. Weckwerth, S. Wienkoop, eds), Humana Press (Springer Science) Series“Methods in Molecular Biology”, 2014

COST management committee FA1306 representative for Austria (2014-2017)

Co-organizer of the International Conference on Arabidopsis Research (ICAR), 2012


Awards (five most important)

2007 – 2008 Post-Doctoral fellowship of the BMBF: Initiative for Systems Biology (FORSYS)

2004 – 2006 Post-Doctoral fellowship of the BMBF: Nutrigenomics: Allergenicity in crop plants.

2001– 2002 Post-Doctoral fellowship of the Marie Curie Research Training Network LOTUS: HPRN-CT-2000-00086

2000            Funded fellow of the “The Westbrook Society” (UBC, Vancouver)

1996 -1998   Doctoral fellowship of the SFB199 of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft