Mission Statement

This doctoral program intends to provide an internationally competitive scientific training of doctoral students in innovative pharma, food and sport research. The school wants to attract motivated students and to guide them towards scientific excellence and independence in a truly unique and dynamic multi-as well as interdisciplinary environment to finally become well-educated, open-minded and responsible graduates.

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Next date on 10 June 2021

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Application deadline on 13 May 2021 by email


In the summer term of 2021, the Lecture Series Pharma and Food (580006 SE) will offer an exciting program with focus on the fight of COVID-19.

Starting from 11 March 2021, exciting contributions from international and local experts will be streamed online Thursdays at 17:15 h. For additional information see the u:find page of the lecture series.


Leistungsfördernd, blutdrucksenkend, gefäßerweiternd – das sind nur einige der nachweislich positiven Wirkungen der Roten Rübe. Oliver Neubauer, Ernährungswissenschafter an der Uni Wien, untersucht aktuell in einer klinischen FWF-Studie, ob das Wundergemüse auch präventiv medizinische sowie therapeutische Wirkung haben kann; gemeinsam mit projekt-assoziierten Doktorandin Rebeka Fejes.


On April 6 at 18.00 Univ.-Prof. Manfred Ogris from the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences is invited in the podcast "Ars Boni" (Episode 135) and talkes about vaccines, vaccine development and the vaccination prioritisations. The Department of Innovation and Digitization in Law of the University of Vienna explores the legal implications of the Corona crisis in their podcast "Ars Boni" with various national and international guests. This podcast is available on Youtube


We are delighted to invite all PhaNuSpo members to our first virtual Info Meeting on March 23, 2021! We have put together an attractive program with a mix of live and recorded messages, presentations, quizzes and prizes. This 45-minute-long program will be followed by virtual breakout rooms for our PIs and PhD students.


Experts from the University of Vienna explain their research in regards with the COVID-19 pandemic, and assess the importance of the corona vaccination for the universityas such and the society as a whole. Participating PhaNuSpo experts are Lea Ann Dailey, Judith Rollinger and Gerhard Ecker. [in German] 15.03.2021

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