Sabine Seidler

TU Wien & CSH Vice President

Sabine Seidler, Rector of TU Wien, is Vice President of the Complexity Science Hub Vienna.


Born in Germany, Sabine Seidler studied materials science at the technical university Leuna-Merseburg. Her main research interests are in the field of polymer testing, fracture mechanics and structure-property correlations in polymers.


In 1996, Sabine Seidler moved to Vienna to work as professor at TU Wien, where she became vice-chancellor for research in 2007. Since 2011, she is elected Rector of TU Wien. She is member of the Supervisory Board of the Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie GmbH. In 2014 she earned the H.F. Mark-Medal.