We explore

  • rural development and regional development
  • specifics of project management in regional development activities
  • societal expectations of agriculture, landscape and nature
  • governance of food networks
  • socio-economic handling of land and soil
  • interaction of science and region
  • regional economics in mountain areas



We apply

  • methods of qualitative and quantitative empirical social science
  • various tools of spatial analysis
  • transdisciplinary methods
  • project management and strategic regional planning tools
  • case studies and meta-analyses

 

We teach

  • regional development, planning and management
  • rural development and development cooperation
  • regional, nature protection and landscape economics
  • project management
  • sustainable development and institutional innovation
  • inter- and transdisciplinary methods

Current research

Scientific staff

Univ. Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Marianne Penker

Univ. Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Marianne Penker

Office: Guttenberghaus, ground floor, left, room EG/07
Consultation hour: on appointment (email)
Tel.: +43-1- 47654 - 73115
Email: penker(at)boku.ac.at

CV and publications
Courses
Personal website

Ao. Univ. Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Hans Karl Wytrzens

Ao. Univ. Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Hans Karl Wytrzens

Office: Guttenberghaus, ground floor, left, room EG/08
Consultation hour: Tuesday 8.30 - 10:00 a.m.
Tel.: +43-1- 47654 - 73116
Email: wytrzens(at)boku.ac.at

CV and publications

Courses

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Christine Altenbuchner, LL.B.

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Christine Altenbuchner, LL.B.

Office: Guttenberghaus, top floor, right, room DG/21
Consultation hour: on appointment
Tel.: +43-1- 47654 - 73127
Email: christine.altenbuchner(at)boku.ac.at

CV and publications
Courses

Mag. Dr. Michael Braito

Mag. Dr. Michael Braito

Office: Guttenberghaus, ground floor, left, room EG/06
Consultation hour: on appointment
Tel.: +43-1- 47654 - 73114
Email: michael.braito(at)boku.ac.at

CV and publications
Courses
Doctoral Programme within the Doctoral School for Sustainable Development

Dipl.-Ing. Hanna Forster

Dipl.-Ing. Hanna Forster

Office: Guttenberghaus, ground floor, left, room EG/05
Consultation hour:  on appointment
Tel.: +43-1- 47654 - 73111
Email: hanna.forster(at)boku.ac.at

CV and publications
Courses

Dipl.-Ing. Christina Gugerell

Dipl.-Ing. Christina Gugerell

Office: Guttenberghaus, ground floor, left, room EG/12
Consultation hour:  on appointment
Tel.: +43-1- 47654 - 73117
Email: christina.gugerell(at)boku.ac.at

CV and publications

Dr. Xiomara Fernanda Quiñones-Ruiz, MA

Dr. Xiomara Fernanda Quiñones-Ruiz, MA

Office: Division of Organic Farming, Gregor-Mendel-Haus, 3rd floor, room MENH/03-19
Tel.: +43-1- 47654 - 93339 
Email:   xiomara.fernanda.quinones-ruiz(at)boku.ac.at

CV and publications
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Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Verena Radinger-Peer (on maternity leave)

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Verena Radinger-Peer (on maternity leave)

Office: Guttenberghaus, ground floor, left, room EG/06
Tel.: +43-1- 47654 - 73113
Email:  verena.radinger-peer(at)boku.ac.at

CV and publications
Courses

Mag. Dr. Elisabeth Schauppenlehner-Kloyber (on maternity leave)

Mag. Dr. Elisabeth Schauppenlehner-Kloyber (on maternity leave)

Office: Guttenberghaus, ground floor, left, room EG/12
Consultation hour: on appointment 
Tel.: +43-1- 47654 - 73117
Email: elisabeth.schauppenlehner(at)boku.ac.at


CV and publications
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Dipl.-Ing. Magdalena Wachter

Dipl.-Ing. Magdalena Wachter

Office: Guttenberghaus, ground floor, left, room EG/12
Consultation hour: on appointment 
Tel.: +43-1- 47654 - 73117
Email:
 magdalena.wachter(at)boku.ac.at

Courses
CV and publications

Lecturers

Dr. Friedrich Hinterberger

Dr. Friedrich Hinterberger

SERI - Sustainable Europe Research Institute

Email:  fritz.hinterberger(at)seri.at
Homepage: www.seri.at/FH

Courses

Dipl.-Ing. Günther Humer, MSc.

Dipl.-Ing. Günther Humer, MSc.

Oö. Zukunftsakademie, Amt der Oö. Landesregierung

Email:  guenther.humer(at)boku.ac.at
Homepages: http://www.ooe-zukunftsakademie.athttp://www.land-oberoesterreich.gv.at/

Courses

Dipl.-Ing. Günther Laister

Office: Guttenberghaus, ground floor, left, room EG/12
Consultation hour: please make an appointment by email
Tel.: +43-1- 47654 - 73000
Email: guenther.laister(at)boku.ac.at

CV and publications
Courses

Dr. Harald Mattenberger

Dr. Harald Mattenberger

SERI - Sustainable Europe Research Institute

Email:  harald.mattenberger(at)boku.ac.at
Homepage: http://www.seri.at

Courses

Dipl.-Ing. Johannes Prem

Dipl.-Ing. Johannes Prem

Federal Ministry of Sustainability and Tourism (BMNT), Department III/1

Tel.: +43 1 71100 - 607352
Email:  johannes.prem(at)boku.ac.at

Courses

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Alfred Strigl

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Alfred Strigl

ÖIN - Austrian Institute for Sustainable Development,
plenum gmbh

Tel.: +43 1 5246846-11
Handy: +43 699 16380250
Email:  alfred.strigl(at)boku.ac.at
Homepages:  http://oin.at/http://www.plenum.at

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Student assistants and tutors

Elena Beringer, BSc.

Elena Beringer, BSc.

Email: elena.beringer(at)students.boku.ac.at

Courses

Hannah Broessler, BSc.

Hannah Broessler, BSc.

Email: hannah.broessler(at)boku.ac.at

Courses

Theresa Eichhorn, BSc.

Theresa Eichhorn, BSc.

Email: theresa.eichhorn(at)students.boku.ac.at

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Ruth Ester Fartacek

Ruth Ester Fartacek

Email: ruth.fartacek(at)students.boku.ac.at

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Benjamin Germann

Anette Körbler, BSc.

Anette Körbler, BSc.

Email: anette.koerbler(at)students.boku.ac.at

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Mirjam Lichtenberger, BSc.

Mirjam Lichtenberger, BSc.

Email: mirjam.lichtenberger(at)students.boku.ac.at

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Daniela Stolzlederer, BSc.

Daniela Stolzlederer, BSc.

Email: daniela.stolzlederer(at)students.boku.ac.at

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