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Rectorate of the MedUni Vienna

The Rectorate manages business concerns at the Medical University of Vienna (MedUni Vienna). It consists of the Rector and four Vice-rectors, who are responsible for the Research and Innovation, Finance, Clinical Affairs and Education Divisions. 

Rectorate of MedUni Wien
f.l.t.r.: Oswald Wagner; Anita Rieder; Markus Müller; Michaela Fritz; Volkan Talazoglu

Rector

Univ.-Prof. Dr.med.univ. Markus Müller

Univ.-Prof. Dr.med.univ. Markus Müller

Rector

Medical University of Vienna
Spitalgasse 23
1090 Vienna, Austria

P: +43 (0)1 40160-10001 oder +43 (0)1 40160-10002
F: +43 (0)1 40160-910000
buero-universitaetsleitung@meduniwien.ac.at 

Legally stipulated tasks acc. § 23 Section 1:

  • Chair and Spokesperson for the Rectorate  
  • Preparation of a suggestion for the Vice-rector elections
  • Management of the University Department
  • Negotiation and finalisation of the performance specifications (and possibly also the design agreements) with the Federal Minister
  • Acts as senior superior for the entire University staff
  • Selection decision from appointment recommendations by the Appointment Committees for University Professors
  • Management of appointment negotiations
  • Finalisation of work and service contracts
  • Issue of power of attorney acc. § 28 Section 1 UG (University Act)
  • Staff concerns, finalisation of qualification agreements
  • Process Management
  • Quality Management and evaluation – coordination
  • Communications and Public Relations
  • Coordination of the central service facilities
  • Coordination of legal affairs
  • Internal audits
  • Assumption of the partner representation for the outsourced facilities (subsidiaries and investments)
  • University Management office
  • Communications
  • HR Department and Personnel Development
  • Legal Department
  • Gender Mainstreaming
  • Internal audits
  • Evaluation and Quality Management, Process Management
  • Youth development Task Force

Vice Rectors

Dipl.-Ing.in Dr.in Michaela Fritz

Dipl.-Ing.in Dr.in Michaela Fritz

Vice Rector for Research and Innovation

Office:

Ilse Petrik
P: +43 (0)1 40160-10121
F: +43 (0)1 40160-910000
ilse.petrik@meduniwien.ac.at

  • Promotion of research, positioning of the clinical research in research promotion
  • Strategic planning – research
  • Content inspection of research orders acc. § 26 and 27 Section 1 University Act
  • IP strategy, patents, award of licenses
  • International relations, mobility programs, partnership agreements
  • Quality Management and evaluation - research
  • Coordination of the core facilities
  • Good Scientific Practice
  • Sponsoring and fundraising
  • Research service (national promotions, European office)
  • Technology Transfer Office
  • International Office and Mobility program
  • Coordination Center for Clinical Studies
  • Innovation Task Force
Univ.-Prof.in Dr.in Anita Rieder

Univ.-Prof.in Dr.in Anita Rieder

Vice Rector for Education

Office:

Silvia Ellend
P: +43 (0)1 40160-10141
F: +43 (0)1 40160-910142
silvia.ellend@meduniwien.ac.at

Andrea Leiß
P: +43 (0)1 40160-10144
F: +43 (0)1 40160-910142
andrea.leiss@meduniwien.ac.at

  • Representation of the Rector for the external representation of the Medical University of Vienna (should the Vice-rector of Clinical Affairs be unable to attend)
  • Acceptance of students including the acceptance procedure
  • Study courses and examinations
  • Directory of study courses
  • Study law
  • Quality Management and evaluation – studies and education, further training
  • Development of the range of studies
  • Strategic planning – curricula
  • University study courses and measures for life-long learning (incl. LLL strategy)
  • Specialist supervision of the Curriculum Directors and Coordinators
  • Habilitations
  • Library sector
  • Awards
  • Alumni/alumnae services
  • Study department
  • Library
  • Department for Medical Training and Further Training within the scope of Curriculum Development / Medical Education, training and further training in the field of Medical Education
Mag. Dr. Volkan Talazoglu

Mag. Dr. Volkan Talazoglu

Vice Rector for Finance

Office:

Gerda Riedl
P: +43 (0)1 40160-10131
F: +43 (0)1 40160-910133
gerda.riedl@meduniwien.ac.at

  • Finance Management (incl. liquidity management financing, financial accounting)
  • Accounting, taxes and balancing of accounts
  • Accounting, controlling and budgeting
  • Reporting
  • Investment controlling
  • Third-party funds administration
  • Risk Management
  • Procurement
  • Facility Management (incl. other services)
  • IT services
  • Employee protection, safety equipment and occupational-medical care (if these agendas fall within the area of responsibility of the Medical University of Vienna)
  • Crisis Management
  • Clinical additional expenses (Together with the Vice-rector for Clinical Affairs): (i) Questions of costs reimbursement acc. § 55 KAKuG (Medical Institute and Sanatorium Law), (ii) Measures within the scope of the collaboration acc. “Universitätsmedizin Wien“ and § 29 Section 5 UG (University Act), (iii) Questions on the AKH Information Management System (AKIM), (iv) Investments, capital investments and construction affairs, AKH
  • Finance Department
  • Facility Management
  • IT Systems & Communications
  • Controlling
  • “Preclinical Campus” Task Force
o.Univ.-Prof. Dr. Oswald Wagner

o.Univ.-Prof. Dr. Oswald Wagner

Vice Rector for Clinical Affairs

Office:

Ursula Angerer
P: +43 (0)1 40160-10150
F: +43 (0)1 40160-910000
ursula.angerer@meduniwien.ac.at

Karin Marschall
P: +43 (0)1 40160-10155
F: +43 (0)1 40160-910000
karin.marschall@meduniwien.ac.at

  • Representation of the Rector for the external representation of the Medical University of Vienna
  • Representation of the Medical University of Vienna on the Management Board in accordance with „Universitätsmedizin Wien“ (brings of decision documents to the Rectorate and reports in the University Council)
  • Quality Assurance and evaluation – Clinical Division
  • Clinical additional expenses (Together with the Vice-rector for Finance): (i) Questions of costs reimbursement acc. § 55 KAKuG (Medical Institute and Sanatorium Law), (ii) Measures within the scope of the collaboration acc. “Universitätsmedizin Wien” and § 29 Section 5 UG (University Act), (iii) Questions on the AKH Information Management System (AKIM), (iv) Investments, capital investments and construction affairs, AKH
  • Consultant member of the collegial management of the AKH
  • Strategic Planning – Clinical Division and overall coordination
  • Coordination between the University Clinics
  • Development and monitoring for the internationalisation of the Clinical Division
  • KA-AZG Task Force
  • Physician training Task Force
  • “Vienna University medicine” Task Force
  • Constructional masterplan Task Force