Uli Technau studied biology at the Universities of Würzburg, Mainz, Toulouse and LMU Munich. 

1992: Diploma at the University of Munich. 
1995:  PhD at the University of Frankfurt. 
1996 - 1998: EMBO long term postdoctoral fellow at the University of California at Irvine. 
1998 - 2004: Research assistant at the Darmstadt University of Technology (Germany). 
2002:  Habilitation and venia legendi for Zoology and Molecular Biology at the Darmstadt University of Technology 
2004 - 2007: Group leader at the Sars Centre for Marine Molecular Biology.
since 2007: Full Professor for Developmental Biology at the University of Vienna 

Administrative and scientific tasks:

since 2008 Head of Department of Molecular Evolution and Development

2014-2018 Vicedean of the Faculty of Life Sciences 

2014-2016 Vice-President of the Gesellschaft für Entwicklungsbiologie 

2016-2018 President of the Gesellschaft für Entwicklungsbiologie       

since 2009 Mentoring Professor (Vertrauensdozent) of the Studienstiftung des dt. Volkes 

since 2013 Member of Faculty of 1000

since 2014 Co-Chief Editor of Frontiers in Zoology

Editorial board member of EvoDevo, J. Exp. Zool. Part B, Zoology