maria.siomos@gmi.oeaw.ac.at

Maria completed a PhD in genetics under Kim Nasmyth at the Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna. She now lectures in genetics at the University of Vienna and is pursuing a career in music having received postgraduate degrees in Violin Performance from London’s Royal Academy of Music (Masters) and Vienna’s Music University. She has performed as a soloist in the UK, Russia, Greece, Italy and Austria.