Lucas Fillinger

Dr. Lucas Fillinger studied Biology and Medical Laboratory Research at Stenden University of Applied Sciences in Emmen / Netherlands (BASc, 2011) and Molecular Cell Biology at VU Amsterdam (MSc with distinction, 2013). He conducted his PhD research at Helmholtz Zentrum München / Germany, using high-throughput sequencing data and multivariate statistics to investigate the dynamics of complex microbiomes in relation to environmental changes. Lucas received his PhD from the Technical University of Munich in 2020 and subsequently continued his research as a postdoc at the University of Vienna until 2022, where he additionally gave lectures on biological data analysis. Over the course of his academic career, Lucas has gained extensive experience in working in international, interdisciplinary research teams and has authored several peer-reviewed scientific publications.