Oliver Macek

project researcher
oliver.macek@nhm-wien.ac.at
Phone: + 43 1 52177-392

ABOL – Austrian Barcode of Life- coordination project

E-Infrastructure-Management
financed by Bundesministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Wirtschaft

Education

  • since 2012 Master of Biology, University of Vienna, 1010 Vienna, Austria. Field of Study: Evolutionary Biology & Zoology
  • 2008-2012 Bachelor of Biology, University of Vienna, 1010 Vienna, Austria. Field of Study: Evolutionary Biology & Zoology

Diploma Thesis oder Ph.D. Thesis

Title:„Pillmilipedes curl up for ABOL“
Supervisors Ao. Univ.-Prof. i.R. Dr. Günther Pass
 

Professional History

  • since 03/2020 Project Staff, 3rd Zoological department, Natural History Museum Vienna, Vienna. Myriapod collection-interaction, databasing, micro-and macroscopic-photographing of type-material – project BIG4
  • 10/2018-01/2020 Society of friends of the NHM Vienna, secretary position- coordination and communication services.
  • since 08/2018- Project staff, Natural History Museum Vienna. E-Infrastructure-Management, coordination of the ABOL-database and collaboration with national and international partners concerning the project relevant data
  • 01/2018– 07/2018 Project staff, paleontology department, Natural History Museum Vienna. handling with museums-material and fresh specimen for DNA-analyses, editing and aligning sequences, administrative contribution, insight into scientific work process by participating in work on the "Phylogeny and evolution of edible sea urchins (Echinoidea: Camarodonta)"
  • 06/2016– 09/2018 Project staff, 3rd zoology department, Natural History Museum Vienna, Vienna. micro- and macroscopic-photographing of type-material (Myriapoda) and collection-interaction by participating in work on the "NHM Digitalization Project"
  • 09/2014– 12/2017 Project staff, Molecular systematics, Natural History Museum Vienna. administrative contribution, photographing, database work, collecting specimen, editing and aligning sequences by participating in work on the "ABOL Mollusca Project"
  • 08/2013 – 09/2014 Project Staff, Molecular systematics, Natural History Museum Vienna. Cloning techniques, editing and aligning sequences, administrative contribution, insight into scientific work process by participating in work on the “Phylogeographic analysis of selected Alpine land snails” Project
  • 04/2013 – 08/2013 Lab Assistant, Molecular systematics, Natural History Museum Vienna. Cloning techniques, editing and aligning sequences, insight into scientific work process by participating in work on different projects

Professional Memberships

  • CIM - International Society of Myriapodology
  • NOBIS - Network of Biological Systematics
  • ABOL – Austrian barcode of life

Original articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals

 
BAMBERGER, S., DUDA, M., TRIBSCH, A., HARING, E., SATTMANN, H., MACEK, O., AFFENZELLER, M. & KRUCKENHAUSER, L. (2020). Genome‐wide nuclear data confirm two species in the Alpine endemic land snail Noricella oreinos sl (Gastropoda, Hygromiidae). Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research.

DUDA, M., SCHINDELAR, J., MACEK, O., ESCHNER, A. & KRUCKENHAUSER, L. (2017): First record of Trochulus clandestinus (Hartmann, 1821) in Austria (Gastropoda: Eupulmonata: Hygromiidae). – Malacologica Bohemoslovaca, 16: 37–43.

KRUCKENHAUSER, L., DUDA, M., SCHINDELAR, J., MACEK, O. & ESCHNER, A. (2016): ABOL Pilot-project Molluscs.

 
Books, Book sections 


KRUCKENHAUSER, L., DUDA, M., SCHINDELAR, J., MACEK, O., REIER, S. & ESCHNER, A. (2019): DNA-Barcoding österreichischer Mollusken – Ein Projekt der Initiative „Austrian Barcode of Life“. – In: Aescht, E. (ed.): Mollusca (Weichtiere) – Beiträge zur Kulturgeschichte, Forschung und Sammlungen aus Österreich [Molluscs – Contributions to Cultural history, Research and Collections from Austria]. — Denisia 42. – pp. 511–515,.


Conference proceedings

 
DUDA, M., HARING, E., BULATOVIC, A., HILLE, A., KRUCKENHAUSER, L., MACEK, O., MARKOVIC, J., PINSKER, D., PINSKER, W., REIER, S., SEFC, K., SLAPNIK, R., SITTENTHALER, M., SONNLEITNER, M.,

VALENTINCIC, J. & SATTMANN, H. (2018): The snail summiteers - Gastropod faunas of some exposed alpine locations in the Gesäuse National Park. – In: HARING, E., REIER, S. & SATTMANN, H. (eds): Arianta 6. – pp. 41–46, Wien (Verlag des Naturhistorischen Museums Wien).

DUDA, M., HARING, E., SATTMANN, H., MACEK, O., SCHINDELAR, J., SCHNEDL, S., ESCHNER, A., FRIEBE, G.J. & KRUCKENHAUSER, L. (2018): Malacological excursion to Vorarlberg (Austria) in the course of the Austrian Barcode of Life Project. – In: HARING, E., REIER, S. & SATTMANN, H. (eds): Arianta 6. – pp. 47–52, Wien (Verlag des Naturhistorischen Museums Wien).

HARING, E., PINSKER, W., DUDA, M., MASON, K., ASCHBERGER, M., BAUMGARTNER, G., BISENBERGER, A., BULATOVIC, A., DE MATTIA, W., ESCHNER, A., FEHER, Z., GIOKAS, S., HARL, J., HILLE, A., KIRCHNER, S., KRUCKENHAUSER, L., KYSELA, P., MACEK, O., MARKOVIC, J., PINSKER, D., REIER, S., RICHLING, I., SCHILEYKO, A., SCHINDELAR, J., SLAPNIK, R., SONNLEITNER, M., VALENTINCIC, J. & SATTMANN, H. (2018): Snails on the rocks. – In: HARING, E., REIER, S. & SATTMANN, H. (eds): Arianta 6. – pp. 31–40, Wien (Verlag des Naturhistorischen Museums Wien).

HARING, E., MACEK, O. & SATTMANN, H. (eds): Arianta 5 - Report on the Workshop Alpine Land Snails 2016. – pp. 32–33, Wien (Verlag des Naturhistorischen Museums Wien).
 

Congress contributions: Talks


MACEK, O., BARTEL, D., SZUCSICH, N.U., MEUSEMANN K. & PASS, G. (2017): Large Sequences for Tiny Myriapods, Big Data- Analyses Including All Living Myriapoda Classes. – 17th International Congress of Myriapodology (17ICM), Krabi, Thailand (Oral presentation)

MACEK, O., BARTEL, D., SZUCSICH, N.U. & PASS, G. (2014): Cocktails and pills: A COI primer cocktail for pill millipedes. – 16th International Congress of Myriapodology (16ICM), Olomouc, Czech Republic (Oral presentation).
 
MACEK, O., BODNER, M., BARTEL, D., SZUCSICH, N.U., RASPOTNIG, G. & PASS, G. (2014): Uncoiling the diversity of Austrian pill millipedes (Glomerida) using an integrative taxonomic approach. – NOBIS Austria 8, Munich, Germany (Oral presentation).
 
MACEK, O., KRUCKENHAUSER, L. & DUDA, M. (2014): Step across the border – do the two subspecies of T. oreinos hybridize? – Workshop Alpine Land Snails 2014, Johnsbach, Austria (Oral presentation).

Central Research Laboratories

Bamberger Sonja
project researcher
De Mattia Willy
project researcher
Duda Michael
project researcher
Fischer Iris
project researcher
Haring Elisabeth
head of department
Hille Astrid
Employee / library
Kirchner Sandra
project researcher
Kruckenhauser Luise
staff scientist
Mason Katharina
staff scientist
Nebel Carina
project researcher
Reier Susanne
project researcher
Sittenthaler Marcia
project researcher, administration
Szucsich Nikolaus
ABOL-manager
Topa Dan
Operator for analytical electron microscopy
Wegner Wencke
Operator for microanalysis
Wolf Paul
project researcher

3. zoology

Akkari Nesrine
Curator of the collection Myriapoda / staff scientist
Belicic Elisabeth
biological technical assistant
Duda Michael
project researcher
Dworschak Peter C.
Associated scientist / formerly curator of the collection Crustacea
Eschner Anita
curator of the collection Mollusca / staff scientist
Frade Pedro
curator of the collection Evertebrata Varia
Gruber Jürgen
Associated scientist / formerly curator of the collection Arachnoidea
Hörweg Christoph
Head of the 3. Zoological Department / curator of the collection Arachnoidea / staff scientist
Mason Katharina
staff scientist
Sattmann Helmut
Associated scientist / formerly head of department and curator of the collection Evertebrata varia
Schiller Edmund
part-time employee
Schnedl Sara Maria
collection assistant in the collection Mollusca
Schwentner Martin
curator of the collection Crustacea / staff scientist
Stagl Verena
Associated scientist / formerly curator of the collection Myriapoda
Tesarik Eva
freelancer
  
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