Prof. Gerhard J. Herndl – Ecology and Biological Oceanography
Dean of the Faculty of Life Sciences, Chair of Aquatic Biology and Head of Division Bio-Oceanography at the Dept. Limnology and Oceanography (formerly: Dept. of Marine Biology) at the University of Vienna, Austria.
Dr. Herndl also is Adjunct Senior Scientist at the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ), The Netherlands.
Dr. Herndl received his PhD from the University of Vienna, 1982, is Elected Member of the Austrian Academy of Science, and recevied an ERC Advanced Grant in the year 2011.