Bernhard Schwartz MSc

former employee


Universität Wien, Sportwissenschaft(Naturwissenschaft), Dr. rer. nat.
Sep 2012 - dato
FH Technikum Wien, Gesundheits- und Rehabilitationstechnik, MSc
Aug 2008 - Jun 2010
FH Technikum Wien, Sports Equipment Technology, BSc
Sep 2005 - Jun 2008

Professional career & activities

Austrian Association of Sport Science, member
Jan 2016 - dato
Young Science, Young Science Emissary
Jul 2016 - dato
University of Vienna, Lecturer, Applied Biomechanics & Computer Science in Sport
Mar 2016 - dato
FH OÖ Forschungs und Entwicklungs GmbH, Research Associate, Preventive health care
Apr 2012 - dato
University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria, Lecturer, Applied Biomechanics
Sep 2012 - Sep 2015
Seibersdorf Laboratories (subsidiary of "Austrian Institute of Technology - AIT"), Study director, Inhalation toxicology
Dec 2010 - Mar 2012
Sepin Orthopädietechnik & FH Technikum Wien, Freelance engineer, Development of the functional orthosis for children with cerebral palsy
Oct 2008 - May 2010
Orthopedic research institute (FIOT, part of the "Austrian Workers' Compensation Board"), Trainee
Jan 2008 - Apr 2008

Research interests

  • ergonomics
  • Sport Science
B. Schwartz, J. Kapellusch, A. Schrempf, K. Probst, M. Haller, A. Baca - Effect of alternating postures on cognitive performance for healthy people performing sedentary work - ERGONOMICS, Vol. 1, No. 40, 2017, pp. 778-795 more
B. Schwartz, A. Baca - Wearables and Apps – Modern Diagnostic Frameworks for Health Promotion through Sport - German Journal for Sports Medicine, Vol. 67, No. 6, 2016, pp. 131-136 more
B. Schwartz, A. Baca - Influence of a two desk sit-to-stand workplace on sedentary behaviour and overall physical activity - ECSS 2016 - Abstracts, Vienna , Austria, 2016 more
B. Schwartz, J. Kapellusch, A. Schrempf, K. Probst, M. Haller, A. Baca - Effect of a novel two-desk sit-to-stand workplace (ACTIVE OFFICE) on sitting time, performance and physiological parameters: protocol for a randomized control trial - BMC Public Health, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2016, pp. 578-588 more
B. Schwartz - Cognitive and biomechanical effects of postural changes in office environments - Cognitive and biomechanical effects of postural changes in office environments, Karlsruhe, Austria, 2015, pp. 1-6 more
B. Schwartz, A. Schrempf, K. Probst, M. Haller, J. Glöckl - Recognizing Static and Dynamic Sitting Behavior by Means of Instrumented Office Chairs - Proceedings of the 10th IASTED International Conference on Biomedical Engineering, Innsbruck, Austria, Austria, 2013 more
K. Probst, D. Lindlbauer, F. Perteneder, M. Haller, B. Schwartz, A. Schrempf - Exploring the Use of Distributed Multiple Monitors Within an Activity-Promoting Sit-and-Stand Office Workspace - Proceedings of the 14th IFIP TC13 Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Cape Town, South Africa, 2013, pp.… more