Univ. Prof. Peter Ertl, PhD
  • 2014 Visiting Scientist at the Medical Center of University of California at San Francisco, US
  • 2013 Visiting Scientist at the Center of Biomimetic Sensor Science of the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • 2012 Fulbright Scholar at University of California at Berkeley, US
  • 2011 Habilitation (venia docendi) Nanobiotechnology at the University of Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna, Austria
  • 2002 Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Chemistry of the University of California at Berkeley, US
  • 2001 Postdoctoral Associate at the Department of Chemistry at the University of Waterloo, CAN
  • 2001 Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry (Ph.D.) at the Department of Chemistry of the University of Waterloo, ON Canada
  • 2000 Certificate in University Teaching (CUT – University of Waterloo, Canada)
  • 1997 Graduate Engineer (Dipl.-Ing.) in Food Science and Biotechnology at the University of Natural Resources and Life Science, Vienna Austria 

Peter Ertl holds an engineering degree in Biotechnology (BOKU, Austria), a PhD in Chemistry (Univ. Waterloo, Canada) and received his postdoctoral training as a biophysicist at University of California at Berkeley (US). Additionally, in 2003 Dr. Ertl co-founded a biotech start-up company where he served a number of years as Director of Product Development in Kitchener-Waterloo (CAD) developing benchtop-sized cell analyzers. In 2005 Dr. Ertl moved to Austria where he worked as Senior Scientist in the BioSensor Technology unit at the AIT Austrian Institute of Technology. In 2016 he was appointed Professor for Lab-on-a-Chip Systems for Bioscience Technologies at the Faculty of Technical Chemistry of the Vienna University of Technology. Dr. Ertl was also granted a Fulbright Visiting Scholarship at UC Berkeley in 2011/2012 and conducted visiting scientist positions at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore in 2013 and the Medical Center of the University of California at San Francisco in 2014. In 2016 Dr. Ertl was appointed Professor for Lab-on-a-Chip Systems in Bioscience Technologies where his research focuses on the development of organ-on-a-chip and chip-in-organ systems for biomedical research.

   
 
 
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