Scientific Advisory Board

The Scientific Advisory Board (§ 10 Organisation Plan, University of Vienna) supports the faculty in its development planning and in fulfilling the target agreement. The Scientific Advisory Board shall consist of at least three and, at the most, five independent, internationally renowned researchers who particularly stand out for their experience in strategic development of research institutions and research areas in the social sciences.

Currently the Scientific Advisory Board consists of the following members:

Porträtfoto Susan Banducci

Prof. Susan Banducci

University of Exeter, United Kingdom
Department of Politics


Short CV

Porträtfoto Leen d'Haenens

Prof. Leen d'Haenens

KU Leuven, Belgium
Institute for Media Studies


Short CV

Porträtfoto Alan Irwin

Prof. Alan Irwin

Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Department of Organization


Short CV

Prof. Peter Pels

Leiden University, The Netherlands
Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology



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