Curriculum Vitae

Career History

Since March 2014 Full Professor of School Research and Teacher Education, University of Vienna
2010 – 2014 Full Professor of Teaching and Learning Research, University of Innsbruck
2004 – 2010 Associate Professor, Department of Education, University of Vienna.
2004 Habilitation with a postdoctoral thesis on “Bildung”: Organized Antagonism? The Potentials and Limits of Organisational Development in Education Systems” (Bildung: Organisierter Widerspruch? Zu den Möglichkeiten und Grenzen der Organisationsentwicklung im Bildungssystem).
2001–2004 Researcher, University of Vienna, Department of Teacher Education.
2001 Certification as Organisation Development Consultant, Austrian Society for Group Therapy and Group Dynamics.
1998–2001 University lecturer
1992–2003 Habilitation project on the potentials and limits of organisation development in education systems.
1992 Doctoral degree (PhD) in the field of methodology and foreign language teaching; Title of doctoral thesis: On the Possibilities of Teaching Literature in Foreign Language Classes on the Basis of the Austrian Curriculum.

Functions and Memberships

2016 –Director of Study Programme Teacher Education, University of Vienna
2011 –Co-Founder and boardmember of the Platform for Teacher Education (Plattform LehrerInnenbildung) http://www.upl.or.at
2010 – 2013 Head of the Department of Teacher Education and School Research, University of Innsbruck
2008 – 2010Associate Head of the Division of Teacher Education at the Austrian Association for Educational Research and Development (Österreichische Gesellschaft für Forschung und Entwicklung im Bilungswesen, ÖFEB)
2007 – 2010Head of the Department of Education, University of Vienna
2006 – 2009Head of the Bologna-Office at the University of Vienna
2004 – 2007Associate Director of Study Programme (Teacher Accreditation Programme), University of Vienna

Head of the Scientific Advisory Board of Bildungsinnovationsstiftung

Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Center for Teacher Education and Interdisciplinary Research of the University of Augsburg

Member of the Austrian Association for Educational Research and Development (ÖFEB)

Member of the German Educational Research Association (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Erziehungswissenschaft, DGfE)

Member of the European Educational Research Association, EERA.

Member of the World Educational Research Association WERA.

Member of the International Study Association for Teachers and Teaching

Member of the PhD Advisory Board of the Faculty of Philosophy and Education, University of Vienna

Member of the Curriculum Board of the Senate at the University of Vienna

 

Editorial Work

Executive editor and member of the editing board of the Austrian-German-Swiss Journal of Teacher Education JLB

(Journal für LehrerInnenbildung).

Founding member of the editing board of COS (Challenging Organizations and Society. Reflective hybrids).

Co-Editor of Zeitschrift für SchulVerwaltung (Journal for School Management)