Ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Mag. pharm. Thomas Erker
University of Vienna, Faculty of Life Sciences
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Althanstrasse 14, 2G 353
A-1090 Vienna, Austria
Thomas Erker studied pharmacy in Vienna, graduating in 1983. He earned his doctor’s degree in Medicinal Chemistry in 1987.
In 1990, he was awarded a year-long Erwin Schrödinger fellowship at the University of Freiburg, Germany.
1996 saw Erker complete his D.M. thesis in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, working as Associate Professor for Pharmaceutical Chemistry at the University of Vienna since then.
Since 2004, he has been Head of the Laboratory “Drug Analysis” (Deptartment of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Vienna).
Current research topics include the synthesis of heterocycles and pharmaceutical imaging.
Besides, Erker is scientific editor on the Scientific Board of Scientia Pharmaceutica.