Since 2003

Scientific assistant (2003-2007)
Freelance geographer

Interdisciplinary and international
research and cooperation

Capital city of the Austrian federal state of Carinthia
Offical name "Klagenfurt am Wörthersee" since 2007
Situated in the Carianthian Central Region
Centre of tourism, sciences, culture, about 95.000 inhabitants
Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt (currently more than
10.000 students)

 Research and working interests 
  • Conflicts in national parks and biosphere reserves
  • Development of biosphere reserves in Austria, e.g. Nockberge, Neusiedler See, Wienerwald
  • Cross-border collaboration between Carinthia, Slovenia and Friuli Venezia Giulia
    (Alps Adriatic Core Region),
    e.g. economic cross-border cooperations, INTERREG and ETC projects, cross-border project networks, Euroregions
  • Development and cross-border collaboration in the Austrian-Slovenian and the Czech-Polish borderland (in cooperation with the Palacký Universität Olomouc)
  • Tourism and leissure time activities in the Alps Adriatic Core Region
  • Quantitative and qualitative methods


Photos: Klagenfurt: Landhaus and Lindwurm Fountain, Wörthersee, St. Oswald (Nockberge), Vienna: Graben, Tagliamento (Friuli Venezia Giulia)

Potsdam     Wien / Vienna

Last update 15.2.2014