Heinz Grillitsch

associate scientist
  • 1951 Born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1969 final exam, grammar school, Vienna
  • 1969-1970 military service
  • 1970 study of medicine, University of Vienna
  • 1973 study of zoology ad paleontology, University of Vienna
  • 1984-2016 Curator at the Herpetological Collection of the Vienna Natural History Museum
  • 1988-2016 scientific administrative officer at the Herpetological Collection

Morphology, eidonomy and differential diagnosis of anuran larvae.
Chorology, faunistics and systematics of amphibians and reptiles of Central and South Europe, North Africa, Near and Middle East.
Editor in chief of the journal ‘Herpetozoa - Berichte der österreichischen Gesellschaft für Herpetologie’

Travels to Brazil, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, Oman; numerous excursions to Greece, Aegean Islands in particular.

1. zoology

Ahnelt Harald
associate scientist
Berg Hans-Martin
collection manager
Bibl Alexander
collection manager
Bogutskaya Nina
scientific assistant
Gassner Georg
collection manager
Grunstra Nicole D. S.
associate scientist
Haring Melina
Hengl Marietta
project researcher
Herzig Barbara
associate scientist
Hofmann Gerhard
Illek Robert
head taxidermist
Kirchner Sandra
project researcher
Kothbauer Renate
scientific assistant
Lutz Daniela
contract worker (CMS, databases)
Mikschi Ernst
head of department
Palandačić Anja
collection manager
Pilat Melanie
scientific assistant
Reier Susanne
project researcher
Renner Swen
Curator, Senior Scientist
Riedel Bettina
Collection assistant, Scientific collaborator
Rubin Iris
model and dioramic maker
Saliari Konstantina
scientific employee and curator
Schiller Katharina
employee project digitization
Schweiger Silke
curator, staff scientist
Sontag Walter, A.
associate scientist
Stefke Katharina
Assistant to the head of the collection
Sumasgutner Petra
associate scientist
Taschler Nadine
taxidermy trainee
Wallner Nathalie
Weiß Veronika
taxidermy trainee
Wicke Johannes
Zachos Frank Emmanuel
Curator, staff scientist