retired ao. Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Biol. Dr. Karl Grammer

Foto Karl Grammer

retired ao. Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Biol. Dr. Karl Grammer

Curriculum vitae

1972-1979: Diplom-Studium (M.S.) in Zoology with Anthropology and Physics at the University of Munich.


1977-1979: Diplomarbeit (Masters Thesis), Title: "Helfen und Unterstuetzen in Kindergruppen" (Helping and supporting behavior in preschool children); presented to the Faculty of Biology at the University of Munich and the Research Institute for Human Ethology, Max-Planck-Society, under the direction of I.Eibl-Eibesfeldt.

1979-1982: Dissertation (Ph.D.), Title: Wettbewerb und Kooperation: Das Eingreifen in Konflikte unter Kindergartenkindern (Competition and Cooperation: intervention in conflict among preschool children), presented to the Faculty of Biology at the University of Munich for the doctoral degree.

1985: Assistant Professor:Max-Planck-Institute für Verhaltensphysiologie- Forschungsstelle für Humanethologie.

1982-1987 Project Director: "Kindergarden Project" at the Research Institute for Human Ethology. Coordination and supervision of longterm data collection and data analysis, Funded by DFG (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft).

1985: Chief investigator: Urban Ethology Project on the life-quality in urban areas; in cooperation with Wulf Schiefenhoevel and Reinhard Schropp. Funded by the Municipal Council, City of Vienna (Austria).

1985-1988 Chief investigator: Male courtship: strategies of self-presentation. Funded by DFG (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft).

1991-2008 Scientific (together with Prof.Dr.I.Eibl-Eibesfeldt) and administrative director of the Ludwig-Boltzmann-Institute for Urban Ethology in Vienna

1994 JSPS Fellowship at the University of Kyoto /Dept. of Zoology

1995 Mindship Copenhagen

2001 Foundation of digitalmankind

2002 Zdenek-Klein Award for integrative research

2004 First Prize in the call Co Operate 2003 of the WWFF for development of innovative non-verbal behavior simulation software

2005-2006 Research fellow at the Centre of Interdisciplinary Research in Bielefeld (ZIF) (Germany)

2009 Senior scientist Department of Anthropology - Human Behavior Research (University of Vienna)

2010 Associate member of the Cognitve Science Research Platform - University of Vienna

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