Sandra Hötzl PhD


Project Manager/ Senior Scientist, Oral healthcare group, Philips Research

Hotzl_SandraSandra Hötzl studied Technical Chemistry at the Technical University in Graz, Austria with a specialization in Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Food Chemistry. After receiving her MSc degree in 2003 she moved to the Netherlands, where she pursued a PhD in the Membrane Enzymology group at Utrecht University.

Her project was studying sphingolipid topology and membrane protein nanoclusters. In 2009, she switched into industry and started as a Research Scientist at MSD in Oss, working on the characterization of heparin products.

In 2010, she moved to Eindhoven to work for Philips Research, where she is currently in the Oral healthcare group, as project manager responsible for interdental cleaning projects.

Sandra Hötzl participated in the speeddate session of the PCDI Postdoc Retreat STEM 2013.