Curriculum Vitae (english)

Education and Research

1990 – 1997 University of Vienna: Physics, Astronomy, Sociology, Philosophy
(Special focus: Science & Technology Studies)

2001 Mag.rer.soc.oec. Diploma thesis:
„Automatic Speech Recoginition, a Technology between Commerce and Control”
(Department of Social Studies of Science and Technology)

2005 - 2007 Research Assistant in Austrian Science Fund Project: Materiality and Temporality of Performative Speech-Acts. Department of Philosophy, University of Vienna

2006-2011 PhD thesis: Imag(in)ing of Social Networks (Department of Social Studies of Science and Technology)

2012-2013 PostDoc at office of the ERC president Helga Nowotny, special focus: methods for exploring the European Social Sciences and Humanities domain

Work

1993 – 2003 Organisation and PR cheap records vienna

1996 – 2000 Cultural ISP Public Netbase / Institute for New Cultural Technologies Vienna
http://www.t0.or.at

  • R&D Content Management
  • IT and Internet Consulting for Institutions and Artists
  • CD Rom productions
  • Internet and Gamedevelopment-Workshops
  • Research and organisation of public lecture series about media competence and new technologies.
  • Project management: website + online live feed EU conference: Cultural Competence Linz 1998 http://competence.netbase.org
  • Research + project management: website + exhibition production Robotronika Vienna 1998 http://robot.t0.or.at
  • Research + project management: website + exhibition production Synworld Vienna 1999 http://synworld.t0.or.at
  • European Cultural Backbone
  • Research + project management: website + exhibition production World Information Org. Brussels 2000 http://world-information.org/
  • working on: cryptography, biometrics, artificial intelligence, human machine interfaces, robotics, bioengineering, electronic privacy, surveillance technologies, (natural) language technologies

1998 – 1999 Presentation of TV show “IT”, Vienna local TV station TIV

1999 – 2001 qentis Internet Holding, R&D

2001 Concept and technical implementation planning for a virtual museum for BrohanArt Inc. New York, USA

since 2002 Trade license: Information Technology:
Project management, concept and strategy for databased internet projects and intranet administration tools with open source technologies.

2005 Presentation of TV show “netbase.tv”, Vienna local TV station okto

2006 Production assistance: “Stealth Tiger” by Knowbotic Research + Sandbichler

2005- 2007 Research assistant at Department of Philosophy, University of Vienna: Univ.Doz. Dr. Arno Böhler: FWF Projekt: Temporality and Materiality of performative Speech-Acts.
see: http://www.univie.ac.at/performanz

Within this project:

  • 2005 Production assistance: Philosophy On Stage #1, Museumsquartier Vienna in cooperation with Max Reinhardt Seminar
  • 2006 Production assistance: Education Acts!, in cooperation with Tanzquartier Wien
  • 2007 Production assistance: Philosophy On Stage #2, Schlosstheater Schönbrunn and KosmosTheater Vienna

2007 - 2009 freelance consultant

2008 - now guest lecturer @ University of Vienna, Department of Social Studies of Science and other institutions

2009 - 2011 science communication officer at Information Retrieval Facility, Vienna

2011 - now researcher at the Vienna Science and Technology Fund, office of the ERC president