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curriculum vitae: Sonja Draxler
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Status:

Name:

Sonja Draxler

Born:

31.12.1957 Wagna, Austria

Affiliation:

BHAK und BHAS, BHAK für Berufstätige, Grazbachgasse 71, 8010 Graz, Austria

and

Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz, Institut für Physik, Universitätsplatz 5, 8010 Graz, Austria

Mail:

sonja.draxler@gmail.com
sonja.draxler@uni-graz.at
draxler.sonja@hak-graz.at

Education:

1981

Master of natural sciences (physics and mathematics), Karl-Franzens-University Graz

1987

PhD in Physics, Karl-Franzens-University Graz, topic:"Energy-transfer in Langmuir-Blodgett films"

2000

European Advanced Diploma in Educating the Gifted (University of Nijmegen)

  2011 Certificate of the Leadership Academy

Professional Experience:

1981-1982

Teaching physics and mathematics at the BG/BRG Leibnitz, Austria

1982-1988

Teaching physics and mathematics at the BG/BRG Bruck an der Mur, Austria

since 1984

Lecturer in phsics at the Karl-Franzens-University Graz

1988-1992

Teaching physics and mathematics at the BHAK Grazbachgasse, Graz

1991-1996

Research assistent at the Institut of Experimental Physics, Karl-Franzens-University Graz

since 1996

Teaching physics and mathematics at the BHAK Grazbachgasse, Graz

 
2003 - 2015
Andragogical coordination of the adult education at the BHAK Grazbachgasse, Graz
 
2015 - 2017
Temporary Headmaster of BHAK Grazbachgasse
  since 2017 Andragogical coordination of the adult education at the BHAK Grazbachgasse, Graz

Appointments and Awards:

 

1984

Appointment as Professor

 

2001

Roman-Ulrich-Sexl Award for Teachings and Public Relations

  2012 Appointment as Oberstudienrat

Other Activities:

 

1985-1998

Projekt coordinator of the EUREKA-Projekt „Oxygen flux fluorescence lifetime imaging“, EU1101

 

since 1999

Member of  the UNESCO Styrian Regional Co-operative

 
2000
Coordinator of the Physics Event 2000 in Graz as a side-event of the 50th Annual Conference of the Austrian Physical Society
 
1999-2001
Member of the expert committee for natural sciences of the Austrian Commission for UNESCO
 
since 2002
Member of the jury of the Austrian Young Physicists Tournament
  2003 - 2010

Member of the Executive Board of the Austrian Physical Society

 
2003 - 2005
Coordinator of national and international projects for the "World Year of Physics 2005"
  2003 - 2007 Member of the steering committee of the IMST2 Styrian Regional Network
  2005 Member of the organizing committee of the first International Physics Young Ambassadors Symposium, Dec. 2005, Taipei, Taiwan
  2006 Co-organizer of the Forum Physics and Society
  since 2008 Board Member of the EPS Forum Physics and Society
  2008 - 2014 Chair of the UNESCO Styrian Regional Co-operative
  2018 Coordinator of the SEAC 2018 Conference in Graz

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