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Johannes Novak

Ao.Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.nat.techn. Johannes Novak
T +43 1 25077-3100  

Head of the working group

  • Quality of secondary metabolite–producing plants (especially medicinal and spice plants)
  • Variability and biosynthesis of phytochemicals
  • DNA-based identification of secondary metabolite -producing plants
  • Secretary General of EUROPAM (European Herb Growers Association)
  • Editorial board: Journal of Medicinal and Spice Plants, Pharmacognosy Journal


Isabella Hahn-Ramssl Isabella Hahn-Ramssl
T +43 1 25077-3106  

  • Research specialization: Veterinary phytotherapy
  • Application of functional botanical substances (phytogenic feed supplements or herbal medicines) in preventive care and/or treatment of animals
  • Information about poisonous plants
  • Consultation on the topic of veterinary phytotherapy
  • Member of the "Phytovet" working group
  • Adviser for dissertations and theses
  • Teaching activities


Karin Zitterl-Eglseer

Ao.Univ.-Prof. Mag.pharm. Dr.rer.nat. Karin Zitterl-Eglseer
T +43 1 25077-3105  

  • Functional botanical substances for use in medicinal products, feed- and foodstuffs and nutritional supplements
  • Phytochemistry
  • Phytotherapy
  • Botany
  • Pharmacy


  • Representative of the director of the "Functional Botanical Substances” working group
  • Secondary representative of the department spokesperson
  • Member of the curricular commission (Diplomate/PhD/PostDoc)
  • Secretary of the HMPPA Herbal Medicinal Products Platform Austria

A.o. Univ.-Prof. Retired Professor Remigius Chizzola

Chizzola, Remigius, Dr.phil.

Emeritus Chlodwig Franz

O.Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Chlodwig Franz