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The Rector's Office provides the rector with support in all areas of responsibility, especially in preparing for strategic and operational decisions and in cooperating with the university's governing bodies.



The staff of the Rector's Office are responsible for coordinating, supporting, creating and monitoring the following agendas:

  • Overall strategy of the Medical University of Graz
  • Development plan
  • Performance agreement
  • Organizational plan
  • Appointment procedures and appointment negotiations
  • Nomination of heads of academic areas and their deputies
  • Acceptance of submissions of habilitation theses
  • Coordination of the rector's appointments

Appointment management

The appointment procedure is one of the most important processes at Med Uni Graz and its goal is to recruit excellent scientists for Med Uni Graz.

On behalf of the rector, the employees of this staff unit accompany the appointment procedure of professors of the Medical University of Graz. They are responsible for continuous support in appointment procedures, advising and supporting the members of the appointment commission in order to conduct the procedure efficiently, transparently and professionally.


Head of staff unit
Sabine Ogriseg 
T: +43 316 385 72013
Sabine Ogriseg

Assistant to the rector, appointment management

Alexandra Hofmeister 
T: +43 316 385 72015
Alexandra Hofmeister

Office & Appointment coordination

Martina Aldrian,  Chief sectarian
T: +43 316 385 72011
Martina Aldrian


Manuela Petritsch,  Team assistant
T: +43 316 385 72050
Manuela Petritsch