Macke Award Winner: Barbara Lehner

Barbara Lehner Wins the 2021 Macke Award

Barbara Lehner is this year’s winner of the annual Wilhelm Macke Award.

Michael Mayrhofer

JKU Legal Expert Appointed as New Constitutional Court Judge

The JKU would like to congratulate Univ. Prof. Dr. Michael Mayrhofer, Dean of the JKU Faculty of Law, on his appointment as new Constitutional Court…

Magdalena Hader

Magdalena Hader is the First Graduate of Austria’s New Artificial Intelligence Program

Magdalena Hader, MSc., is a native of Linz and has successfully completed a Master's degree in the new "Artificial Intelligence" program.

Multirank Sunburst

U-Multirank: The JKU Scores Highly and is a National Leader

As part of the U-Multirank institutional ranking, the Johannes Kepler University Linz has come out on top .

F.l.: Gramse, Lindinger

Georg Gramse Receives Venia Legendi/Habilitation Certification

Vice-Rector Christopher Lindinger presented biophysicist Georg Gramse with his venia legendi/habilitation certificate.

F.l.: Stocker, Gabriel, Merle, Chiara, Nathan, Kai Jui, Lukas

Students in the Ars Electronica and JKU’s Festival University Program Present Ideas for a "University of the Future"

The program focused on several topics, including on what a “university of future” should be like in terms of learning and education.

A conversation with Martina Mara, Dominic Orr and Martin Ebner / Photo: Jürgen Grünwald

SYMPOSIUM UNIVERSITAS: Ready for the 21st Century?

The SYMPOSIUM UNIVERSITAS focused on innovative university approaches and conducting research in the future.

From left: The two award winners: Dr. Wagner (Graz) and Christina Watschinger, MSc.

Christina Watschinger Presented with Science Award

The JKU physician focuses on how chronic inflammatory bowel diseases develop.

Human nasal mucosa cells that have started the senescence program resulting from a SARS-CoV-2 infection. They are stained with "senescence-associated beta-galactosidase staining", a standard method to detect senescence that produces commonly observed blue staining: Charité/Soyoung Lee

COVID-19: What is Driving the Escalating Hyperinflammation

A study about senescence conducted by Charité, MDC, the JKU Linz and KUK and published in Nature suggests a novel treatment option.