The Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) is a young international institute dedicated to basic research and graduate education in the natural and mathematical sciences, located in Klosterneuburg on the outskirts of Vienna.

IST Austria is committed to conducting world-class research. By 2026, up to 90 research groups will perform research in an international state-of-the-art environment.

October 13, 2017

Ant queens bury dead to prevent disease

Study published in BMC Evolutionary Biology

October 12, 2017

Cell contacts in embryonic development determine cellular fate

Paper published in Developmental Cell

September 1, 2017

Professor and assistant professor (tenure-track) positions available

Call deadline is November 2

November 8, 2017

IST Lecture: Michael I. Jordan

On Computational Thinking, Inferential Thinking and Data Science