Priv.-Doz. DI Dr. Sandra Schlögl
Dr. Sandra Schlögl currently heads the division “Chemistry of Functional Polymers” at the PCCL and is a lecturer at Montanuniversitaet Leoben (Austria), teaching courses at an MSc level in polymer photochemistry and in stimuli-responsive polymers. In 2008, she obtained her PhD in Technical Chemistry from Graz University of Technology (Austria) under the supervision of Prof. Wolfgang Kern. She stayed as visiting scientist at Politecnico di Torino (Italy) in 2016 and finished her habilitation (post-doctoral lecturing qualification) in Macromolecular Chemistry in 2017. Her research centers on stimuli-responsive polymers, dynamic polymer networks, photochemistry in polymers, and surface functionalization of polymers. She has already published over 100 papers in peer-reviewed journals, is inventor/co-inventor of 12 patents (national and international) and has received several awards for her research ,e.g., EARTO Innovation Award, Paul Dufour Award and Science to Business Award.