Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. medic. Nicole Heussen

Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. medic. Nicole Heussen

Faculty Medicine
E-mail nicole.heussen@med.sfu.ac.at
Location Vienna

Field of work

Vice Rector Teaching, Chair of Evidence-Based Medicine


Nicole Heussen is a biostatistician. After studying statistics in Dortmund, she obtained her doctorate in theoretical medicine in 2004 and habilitated in medical biometry and clinical epidemiology at the Medical Faculty of RWTH Aachen University in 2012. There she teaches and conducts research at the Institute for Medical Statistics. In April 2016, she accepted a professorship for evidence-based medicine at the Medical Faculty of Sigmund Freud University Vienna. In 2020, she turned down a call to the University Medical Center
Rostock for the professorship of Biostatistics. In addition to her methodological research on randomisation procedures and randomisation tests, she is particularly interested in innovative didactic concepts and the use of digital media in teaching to promote young scientists.
On 01.01.2021 she took up the post of Vice Rector Teaching at Sigmund Freud PrivatUniversität.