Mag. Dr. Elisabeth Oberzaucher

Consultation hours: Terminvereinbarung per e-mail oder telefonisch +43 660 405 60 62

Winter term 2018
300336 VO Urbane Ethologie
300475 UE Das Verhalten der Tiere - Einführende Experimente zum Verhalten der Tiere (in Parallelen)
Winter term 2017
300336 VO Urbane Ethologie
300475 UE Das Verhalten der Tiere - Einführende Experimente zum Verhalten der Tiere (in Parallelen)

Oberzaucher, E & Schmehl, S 2017, Ein Sinn für das Schöne – Wie die Evolution die Menschen zu Ästheten machte. in C Schwender, B Lange & S Schwarz (eds), Evolutionäre Ästhetik. Pabst Science Publishers, Lengerich.







Oberzaucher, E 2013, Ethology, Human. in R Warms & J McGee (eds), Theory in Social and Cultural Anthropology, an Encyclopedia. Sage Publications Ltd., Los Angeles, pp. 234-237.



Oberzaucher, E 2013, Sex and Gender Differences in Communication Strategies. in M Fisher, J Garcia & R Sokol-Chang (eds), Evolution’s Empress, Darwinian Perspectives on the Nature of Women . Mentis Verlag, Paderborn, pp. 345-367.





Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E & Holzleitner, I 2011, Dance: the Human Body as a Dynamic Motion System. in W Tschacher & C Bergomi (eds), The Implications of Embodiement: Cognition and Communication. Cambridge University Press, Exeter, pp. 173-192.

Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E & Holzleitner, I 2011, Die Evolution des männlichen Verhaltens. in M Franz & A Karger (eds), Neue Männer - muss das sein?: Risiken und Perspektiven der heutigen Männerrolle. Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht GmbH & Co. KG, Göttingen, pp. 229-244.


Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E & Schmehl, S 2011, Embodiment and expressive communication on the internet. in A Kappas & NC Kraemer (eds), Face-to-Face Communication over the Internet. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 237-279.

Oberzaucher, E & Keber, A 2011, Immer der Nase nach...- Wie Gerüche unser Denken beeinflussen. in H Fink & R Rosenzweig (eds), Mann, Frau, Gehirn. Geschlechterdifferenz und Neurowissenschaft. Mentis, Paderborn, pp. 51-62.

Grammer, K & Oberzaucher, E 2011, Our preferences: Why we like, what we like. in UJ Frey, C Störmer & KP Willführ (eds), Essential building blocks of human nature. Springer, Heidelberg, pp. 95-108.


Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E, Holzleitner, I & Haslinger, B 2011, Sexy Gehirne - Evolution, Hormone und Denken. in H Fink & R Rosenzweig (eds), Mann, Frau, Gehirn. Geschlechterdifferenz und Neurowissenschaft. Mentis, Paderborn, pp. 33-50.





Lenochova, P, Havlicek, J, Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E & Roberts, C 2009, 'Do perfumes mask or interact with body odor?' Conference of the European Human Behaviour and Evolution Association, United Kingdom, 6/04/09 - 8/04/09, .

Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2009, 'Sex differences in risk taking behavior' Conference of the Northeastern Evolutionary Psychology Society at Oswego, United States, 8/07/09, .

Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2009, 'Sex differences in risk taking behavior' Summer Institute of the International Society of Human Ethology, Orono, Maine, United States, 5/07/09, .

Grammer, K, Holzleitner, I, Oberzaucher, E & Schmehl, S 2009, 'The dynamics of smiles and brow movements' Conference of the European Human Behaviour and Evolution Association, United Kingdom, 6/04/09 - 8/04/09, .

Oberzaucher, E, Katina, S, Schmehl, S, Holzleitner, I, Blantar, I & Grammer, K 2009, 'The female face signals ovulation through subtle shape and texture change' Conference of the European Human Behaviour and Evolution Association, United Kingdom, 6/04/09 - 8/04/09, .

Schmehl, S, Holzleitner, I, Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2009, 'The signal quality of head movements' Conference of the European Human Behaviour and Evolution Association, United Kingdom, 6/04/09 - 8/04/09, .


Atzmüller, M, Grammer, K & Oberzaucher, E 2008, Body movement and human recognition of sensation seeking. in M Costa & S Tampellini (eds), Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher, Bologna, pp. 105-106.

Atzmüller, M, Grammer, K & Oberzaucher, E 2008, 'Body movement and human recognition of sensation seeking' 19th International Conference of the International Society for Human Ethology, Bologna, Italy, 13/07/08 - 17/07/08, .

Windhager, S, Slice, D, Schäfer, K, Oberzaucher, E, Thorstensen, T & Grammer, K 2008, Car fronts as (human) faces: Overperception errors as evolutionary stable strategy? in M Costa & S Tampellini (eds), Abstracts of the XIX Biennial Conference of the International Society for Human Ethology: Alma Mater Studiorum. University of Bologna. Italy. July 13 – 18, 2008. International Society for Human Ethology, pp. 54-55.


Lenochova, P, Havlicek, J, Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2008, Do perfumes mask or interact with body odor? in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher.


Grammer, K & Oberzaucher, E 2008, Everything is movement: on the nature of embodied communication. in I Wachsmuth, M Lenzen & G Knoblich (eds), Embodied communication. Oxford University Press, pp. 151-177.


Arendt, F, Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E, Schmehl, S & Holzleitner, I 2008, 'Gender Differences in Hand Gestures'.

Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E & Fieder, M 2008, Mate selection and outcomes in a real world sample. in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy. International Society for Human Ethology.


Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2008, Phytophilia: Effects of plants on human cognition and room perception. in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher.

Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2008, 'Phytophilia: Effects of plants on human cognition and room perception' 19th International Conference of the International Society for Human Ethology, Bologna, Italy, 13/07/08 - 17/07/08, .


Holzleitner, I, Schmehl, S, Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2008, The dynamics of smiles and brow movements. in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher.


Oberzaucher, E, Blantar, I, Schmehl, S, Holzleitner, I, Katina, S & Grammer, K 2008, The myth of hidden ovulation: How the face changes during the menstrual cycle. in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher.

Schmehl, S, Grammer, K, Oberzaucher, E & Holzleitner, I 2008, 'The quality of movements'.

Grammer, K & Oberzaucher, E 2008, The sexy voice: Fluctuating asymmetry and voice quality? in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher.

Schmehl, S, Holzleitner, I, Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2008, The signal quality of head movements. in Abstracts of the XIX ISHE Conference 2008 Bologna, Italy (International Society for Human Ethology). Unknown publisher.

Schmehl, S, Holzleitner, I, Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2008, 'The signal quality of head movements' 19th International Conference of the International Society for Human Ethology, Bologna, Italy, 13/07/08 - 17/07/08, .




Grammer, K, Kopp, S, Allwood, J, Stockmeyer, T, Ahlsen, E & Oberzaucher, E 2007, Human Machine Interfaces and Embodied Communication. in G Kempter & M Dontschewa (eds), Informieren mit Computeranimation: Zusammenfassung der Beiträge zum Usability Day V. Pabst Science Publishers, Lengerich, pp. 23-37.

Penn, D, Oberzaucher, E, Grammer, K, Fischer, G, Soini, HA, Wiesler, D, Novotny, MV, Dixon, S, XU, Y & Brereton, RG 2007, 'Individual and Gender Fingerprints in Human Body Odour' Journal of the Royal Society. Interface, vol 4, no. 13, pp. 331-340.



Grammer, K & Oberzaucher, E 2006, The Reconstruction of Facial Expressions in Embodied Systems: New Approaches to an Old Problem. in Unknown host publication title. ZIF Mitteilungen, Unknown publisher, pp. 14-31.

Novotny, MV, Soini, HA, Klouckova, I, Wiesler, D, Oberzaucher, E, Grammer, K, Dixon, S & Penn, D 2006, 'Volatile constitutents of human skin: Genetic factors and biochemical individuality' Chemical Senses, vol 31, no. 5.


Oberzaucher, E & Grammer, K 2001, Phytophilie, die positiven Auswirkungen von Pflanzen auf kognitive Vorgänge. in M Schultz (ed.), Homo - unsere Herkunft und Zukunft: Proceedings 4. Kongress der Gesellschaft für Anthropologie e.V. (GfA): Potsdam, 25.-28. Sept. 2000. Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen, pp. 171-175.

Soziologie findet statt: Gebäude als Bühne für Menschen.

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
8 Dec 2017

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The Case of Moulay Ismael

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
4 Dec 2017

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The Case of Moulay Ismael

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
29 Nov 2017

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Urban Human – Wie Verhaltensbiologie und Stadtplanung neue Möglichkeiten schaffen

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
16 Nov 2017

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Urban Human – Verhaltensbiologische Einblicke in die Gestaltung lebenswerter Städte

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
2 Nov 2017

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Design den Menschen anpassen, nicht Menschen dem Design unterwerfen

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
24 Oct 2017

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Homo urbanus, ein evolutionsbiologischer Blick in die Zukunft der Städte

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
24 Oct 2017

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Städte für Menschen – What else?

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
16 Oct 2017

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Homo urbanus, ein evolutionsbiologischer Blick in die Zukunft der Städte

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
13 Oct 2017

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Homo urbanus, ein evolutionsbiologischer Blick in die Zukunft der Städte

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
11 Oct 2017

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Pain Gestures in FDM – A Behavioural Study

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
23 Sep 2017

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Diversität ist kein Korsett, sie verleiht uns Flügel

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
21 Jul 2017

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Why Should We Do It the Hard Way? Symposium on Ethological Methods.

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
4 Jun 20177 Jun 2017

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Failure to Replicate Can Be A Scientific Opportunity.

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
31 May 20174 Jun 2017

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Der Mensch ist doch ein Nasentier. Geruchliche Kommunikation beim Menschen

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
23 May 2017

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Neugier und Humor als Ratgeber

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
19 May 2017

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The Case of Moulay Ismae

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
6 Apr 2017

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The Case of Moulay Ismael

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
29 Mar 2017

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The Case of Moulay Ismael

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
17 Mar 2017

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The Case of Moulay Ismael

Oberzaucher, E. (Speaker)
15 Mar 2017

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Department für Evolutionäre Anthropologie

Althanstraße 14 (UZA I)
1090 Wien

elisabeth.oberzaucher@univie.ac.at