Sigrid Brandt - Curriculum Vitae

  • Born 1968. Studied musicology and art history at the Humboldt-University in Berlin.

  • Master's degree on the history of music in the 1920s.

  • PhD thesis on the history of preservation of historic monuments in the GDR between 1945 and 1961.

  • Member of the graduate school "Art History – Building Archaeology - Preservation of Historic Monuments" at the Technical University of Berlin and the University of Bamberg.

  • 2005-2008 assistant professor at the Technical University of Dresden, Chair of Preservation of Historic Monuments and Draft.

  • 2008-2013 assistant professor at the University of Salzburg, department of art history.

  • Winter semester 2011/12 deputyship for Chair of Heritage Sciences at University of Bamberg.

  • 2013 Habilitation Thesis at the University of Salzburg: “The Art of Building Cities. A Study on the Methods Used in its Historiography”.

  • Deputy chairman of the experts’ advisory committee for the World Heritage site Hanseatic Town of Wismar 2011-2016.

  • Secretary General of ICOMOS Germany 2012 -2018.

  • Member of the monitoring group of ICOMOS Germany.

  • Expert Member of the International Scientific Committee „Theory and Philosophy of Conservation and Restauration”, ICOMOS International.

  • since 2018 Vice president of ICOMOS Germany.

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    Researchers led by Salzburg's geoinformatics scientist Christian Neuwirth had already developed and presented a mathematical model for Covid-19 in May 2020 which examines the question of how long and intensively social distancing measures have to be maintained in order to reduce corona deaths further.
    Results of the study on media use by children and families during lockdown. Home schooling could be improved, but is on the right track. Secondary schools have a better profile. Families have learned to deal with lockdown and homeschooling.
    As a result of the current situation the updated opening times for Salzburg University library will apply from the 17th November 2020.
    A study carried out by the sleep laboratory of the Faculty of Natural Sciences on the topic of sleep under the direction Prof. Dr. Manuel Schabus is dedicated to the changes in sleep during the Covid-19 lockdown in 6 different countries (Ö, AT, UK, GR, CU, BRA). The fear, which is worrying from a psychological point of view, and which is evident across society, is also reflected in this data: 78% of those surveyed feel threatened or worried by the Covid-19 pandemic.
    Online lecture on the subject of physiology or medicine: November 25, 2020 - 6 p.m. The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine will go to Harvey J. Alter, Michael Houghton and Charles M. Rice for the discovery of the hepatitis C virus.
    Online lecture on chemistry: December 2nd 2020 - 6 p.m. Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna received the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the discovery of one of the sharpest tools in genetic engineering: the CRISPR / Cas9 genetic scissors. With this technology, researchers can modify the DNA of animals, plants and microorganisms with extremely high precision.
    The PLUS Report 2020 has been published.
    Digitization has led to an enormous spread of different forms of mobile working. Corona has brought an additional boost and has introduced home office in areas and for activities that were previously unimaginable.
    During the time of Corona, in particular, it became clear just how important it is to support students digitally in their every day university life. The project „On Track“ – stay on track combines digital and social worlds. It is starting at the right time!
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  • 25.11.20 Nobelpreise 2020 - MEDIZIN (Hepatitis)
    26.11.20 Current research from the FB Psychology … related to COVID-19
    27.11.20 Update Immobilienertragsteuer sowie neue Grunderwerbsteuer und Gerichtsgebühren (ganztägig)
    01.12.20 Der Körper als PLAYFUL TOOL
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