Oliver Macek

project researcher & office of the "Freunde des NHM"
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 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

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 (Talk).
 

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 & office of the Freunde des NHM
Nebel Carina
project researcher
Reier Susanne
project researcher
Sittenthaler Marcia
project researcher, administration
Sonnleitner Michaela
taxonomic coordination – ABOL
Szucsich Nikolaus
ABOL-manager
Topa Dan
Operator for analytical electron microscopy
Wolf Paul
project researcher
  
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