Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria)
Since the autumn of 2007, Oliver Lehmann has been in charge of Media Relations at IST Austria.
During his career, he has written for the Berlin-based daily newspaper taz, the Vienna city newspaper Falter, the art and travel magazine Merian and the weekly Stern – both in Hamburg, Germany, and the BBC World Service. Prior to joining IST Austria, Lehmann was editor-in-chief of Universum magazine in Vienna, Austria’s leading popular science publication, who he is also the co-publisher of.
As a trained science journalist, Lehmann is also a university lecturer in science communication. Since May 2012 Lehmann is chairman of the Austrian Association of Education and Science Journalists.