Welcome to the Paris Lodron University of Salzburg!

Vizerektorin für Internationale Beziehungen und Kommunikation: ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sylvia Hahn

Dear Students,

We are very happy that you have chosen our university for your international or Erasmus exchange year. The University of Salzburg is both a very old, and at the same time, a very new and modern university. It was first founded in 1622 as a Catholic Benedictine University by the former Arch-bishop of Salzburg, Paris Lodron, who was born in the small northern Italian city of Rovereto. At the beginning of the 19th century, the university was closed down during the Napoleonic Wars and was not reopened afterwards, when Salzburg became part of the Austrian Empire. The University was only re-established as a public university in 1962.  It expanded continuously during the following decades and is now a major institution. Today the University of Salzburg consists of four faculties with nearly 2.800 employees and approximately 18.000 students. One remarkable aspect of the Paris Lodron University of Salzburg is that its many different buildings are spread out all over the old part of the city, in the green areas of Nonntal and Freisaal and even on the Mönchsberg.  Some of the buildings date back to the time of the original founding of the University of Salzburg in the 17th century, while others are newly built with modern designs; however, all are provided with up-to-date facilities for teaching, learning and research. I hope that you will have an interesting and enjoyable stay here in Salzburg and I wish you all the best and a wonderful time at our university!

ao.Univ. Prof. Dr. Sylvia Hahn

Vice Rector of International Relations and Communication

 

 

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    Important dates and information regarding registration for courses at the Language Center during Summer Semester 2017.
    In the spring of 2017, the publication of Christian Doppler's essay "Vom farblicht der Doppelsterne" will be published for the 175th time. The first time, he laid down the foundations of his theory, which would be characterized in modern physics as the Doppler Effect. The well-known Austrian physicist Anton Zeilinger describes the Doppler Effect as a "millennium effect". When: Mondays, from 6 March, 2017. Time: 17:15 – 18:45. Where: Haus der Gesellschaftswissenschaften, Rudolfskai 42, Hörsaal.
    On 6 March, 2017, Nicole Meisner-Kober will hold a guest lecture on the topic "RNA pathologies, RNA drugs and exosomal RNA shuttles: Three tales on lessons learned from pharmaceutical RNA research" at 16:00 in the Grünen Hörsaal (403) of the NW Faculty. The Department of Molecular Biology invites you to attend!
    In four blocks, the question with regard to specific theological theology will be discussed in four blocks starting 7 March,2017, 14:30 - 18:00 in HS 103 of the Faculty of Catholic Theological (Universitätsplatz 1, Salzburg, 3rd floor).
    Anne Fleig (Berlin) will open the lecture series with, "Polemics and Gender. Constructions - Distinctions - Provocations", in the program of Art Polemic – Polemic Art, on 8 March, in the Unipark (18:00 -19:30, Erzabt-Klotz-Str. 1, E.002). www.w-k.sbg.ac.at/kunstpolemik-polemikkunst/aktuelles
    Public lecture series on Science and Art in the Unipark Nonntal, on Wednesdays from 18:00 19:30, with lecturers from different disciplines - www.w-k.sbg.ac.at/kunstpolemik-polemikkunst/aktuelles
    A lecture with Univ.-Prof. Dr. Juliana P. Perez, University of Sao Paolo at the Pedagogical College at Akademiestraße, 18:00.
    Conference at the Kunstquartier / 13:00 - 19:30 / Science and Art, Bergstr. 12a. Keynote at 18:00 / Ingeborg Harms (UdK, Berlin): Fashion in the rear-view mirror. Das Ende von Trend und Geschwindigkeit www.w-k.sbg.ac.at/kunstpolemik-polemikkuns
    Lecture series on revolutionary innovations and paradigm shift in linguistics. Wednesdays, 1800 -19:30.
    Geographical Colloquium: Lecture by Priv. Doz. Dr. Franz Dollinger, Land Salzburg - Spatial planning, Thursday, 9 March, 2017, at 17:00, HS 436, Faculty of Natural Sciences.
    Lecture with live music and discussion -15 March, 2017 | 19:30 | ARGEkultur SALZBURG, STUDIO - Ulrike-Gschwandtner-Strasse 5, 5020 Salzburg – ENTRANCE IS FREE!.
    Visiting lecturer on Monday, 27 March, 2017, at 18:30, Residenzplatz 1, Abguss-Sammlung SR E.33, Classical and Early Aegean Archeology. Lecturer: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Helmut Reimitz, University of Princeton (New Jersey); Department of History.
    On 5 April, 2017, Prof. Christian Neuhäuser (TU Dortmund) will give a public lecture on "Anhaltende Armut und die Grenzen des Wohlfahrtsstaates" at the Center for Ethics and Poverty Research.
    On10 April, 2017, Daniel Hebenstreit will hold a guest lecture on "The modern single life: stochastic modeling of individual cells and molecules" in the Grünen Hörsaal (403) of the NW Faculty at 16:00. The Department of Molecular Biology invites you to join us!
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