Sigrid Schmitz

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Prof. Dr. Sigrid Schmitz


Mrs. Prof. Dr. Sigrid Schmitz

05/2016-04/2018Visiting professor (0,5) for Gender & Science at the Humboldt-University, Berlin
03/2016-to dateLecturer at the Universities of Wien, Freiburg, Linz, Graz, Wien
Oct 2015-Mar 2016Visiting professorship at the NAWI Graz (University of Graz)
Mar 2010-Feb 2015Professor for Gender Studies, University of Vienna; Scientific Head of the Gender Research Office (Referat Genderforschung) at the University of Vienna.
Oct 2009-Feb 2010Visiting Professor for "International Women and Gender Studies" at the University of Oldenburg, Germany.
Dec 2002-Jul 2009Senior Lecturer (HD) for "Mediatization of the Sciences and Gender Studies" at the University of Freiburg, Germany; Scientific Head of the Center for Competence "Gender Research in Computer and Natural Sciences" (Kompetenzforum Genderfoschung in Informatik und Naturwissenschaften[1]) at the University of Freiburg, Germany.
Apr 2008-Sep 2008Visiting Professor for "Transdisciplinary Gender Studies in Science and Technology" at the Humboldt University Berlin, Germany.
2004-2007Lecturer at the Universities of Basel and FH Solothurn, Switzerland; at the University of Würzburg and at the University of Marburg, Germany; at the University of Innsbruck, Austria.
Mar 2003-Jun 2003Visiting Professor for "Womenís and Gender Studies" at the Karl-Franzens-University Graz, Austria.
Sep 2002-Nov 2002Senior Researcher at the Institute of Computer Science and Social Research, University of Freiburg, Germany.
Sep 1999-Sep 2002Research Assistant at the Institute of Computer Science and Social Research, University of Freiburg, Germany.
1998-2002Senior Lecturer (PD) at the University of Marburg, Germany.
Feb 1999Venia legendi for Zoology at the University of Marburg, Germany.
1993-1999Lecturer at the Department of Biology, University of Marburg, Germany.
1991-1998Habilitation project on "Gender aspect in spatial orientation in humans and their background" (Geschlechteraspekte in der Raumorientierung des Menschen und ihre Hintergründe).
Jan 1996-Dec 1997Habilitation sholarship from the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG).
1991-1997Researcher; project funding from Hessian Ministry of Science and Arts.
Feb 1992PhD thesis (Dissertation) at the Department of Biology, University of Marburg, Germany: "Influence of domestication on genetically fixed learning dispositions: a comparative analysis of wild Mallard and domesticated Peking ducks" (Einfluß der Domestikation auf genetisch fixierte Lerndispositionen. Ein Vergleich der Wildform, der Stockente und ihrer domestizierten Form, der Pekingente).
1991-1992Research Assistant at the Department of Biology, University of Marburg, Germany.
1987-1992PhD Biology, University of Marburg, Germany.
Jan 1988-Jun 1990PhD scholarship in the graduate program of the Federal Ministry of Hessian, Germany.
Jun 1987Diploma in Biology, Master thesis: "Studies on early ontogenetic development in Mallard and Peking ducks" (Untersuchungen zur frühen ontogenetischen Entwicklung bei der Stockente und der Pekingente).
1980-1987Study of Biology at the RWTH Aachen and at the University of Marburg, Germany.