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Curriculum Vitae Nicolas Singewald


1977 - 1984

Pharmacy, University of Innsbruck, Austria

1984 - 1989

Dissertation, Inst. Org. & Pharmaceut. Chemistry, Univ. Innsbruck

Career History


Military Hospital Innsbruck, Pharmacy (9 mths national service)

1989 - 1996

University Assistant (postdoc), Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Innsbruck, Austria 


Associate Professor

1998 - 1999

Visiting Scientist at the University of Oxford, UK, Department of Clinical Pharmacology (15 mths)

1999 -2001

Interimistic head of the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology,

University of Innsbruck

2002 - present

Head of the Neuropharmacology unit at the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, LFU Innsbruck

Awards and honors


Schrödinger Fellowship from the FWF


Merck Medical School Award


Merck Medical School Award


Hope for Depression Research Foundation Award

Review panels


Ad hoc referee: CNS drugs, Neuroscience, Eur. J. Neurosci.,

Neuropsychopharmacology, Eur. Neuropsychopharmacol., Int. J. Neuropsychpharmacol., Mol. Psychiat., Biol. Psychiatry, Psycho-pharmacology, J. Psychopharmacol., Psychoneuroendocrinology, Pharmacology, PLOS, Mol. Brain Res., Brain Res., Brain Res. Bull., Behav. Brain Res., Neuroscience Letters, J. Neurochemistry, J. Neurosci., Neurosci. Letters, Neuropharmacology, Naunyn-Schmiedeberg´s Arch Pharmacol., Pharmacol. Biochem. Behav., TIPS


MRC, Austrian National Bank, INSERM, ISFFIRST-Israel

Editorial board:

Amino Acids


  • 104 original publications
  • 15 reviews/books
  • 2 patents
  • › 30 invited symposium and conference lectures