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University Management

Karl Landsteiner University is managed by a three-person rectorate which is guided and supported by the University Council and the Senate.

University council

Karl Landsteiner Private University has a University Council consisting of five members. The members of the University Council also represent the members of the Supervisory Board. In addition, the Employees' Council of Karl Landsteiner University nominates three representatives to the Supervisory Board.

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schütz
Medical University of Vienna, Chairman

Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Sabine Seidler
Vienna University of Technology, 1st Deputy Chairman

DI Alfred Zens, MBA
EBG MedAustron GmbH
Mag. Martina Höllbacher
Head of Department of Science and Research
Provincial Government of Lower Austria
2nd Deputy Chairman
Mag. Mag.(FH) Konrad Kogler
NÖ Landeskliniken-Holding
Representing Province of Lower Austria


There is a specialist senate at the KL to represent academic interests. According to the statutes of the Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences (as of 5.10.2021), item 2.6, the following members have voting rights:

Representatives of the physicians employed at the associated University Hospitals of KL, representatives of the scientific staff employed at the university, representatives of the regular students and a representative of the non-scientific staff employed at the university.



Prim. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Christoph Hörmann (University Hospital St. Pölten )

Representatives of physicians of of University Hospitals

Prim. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Herbert Koinig (University Hospital Krems)
Prim. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Christoph Hörmann (University Hospital St. Pölten )
Prim. Priv.-Doz. Dr. Martin Aigner (University Hospital Tulln )

Representatives of scientific staff of Karl Landsteiner University

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Johannes Streicher
Dr.in Sophie Schober

Representative of non-scientific staff of Karl Landsteiner University

Claudia Löffler, BA

Representatives of students of Karl Landsteiner University

Theodor Seist
Flemming Hermsmeyer
Hannah Sertic


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