Vienna Forum of Eastern Europe

The "Vienna Forum of Eastern Europe", which has expired in 2016, assembled academics of six faculties: Faculty of Earth Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Geography and Astronomy, Faculty of Historical and Cultural Studies, Faculty of Catholic Theology, Faculty of Historical and Cultural Studies and Faculty of Law. The research platform concentrated on the advancement of research on Eastern, East Central and South-Eastern Europe.

The "Vienna Forum of Eastern Europe" explored ethnical, linguistic and cultural aspects of Eastern Europe as well as its history and controversial dynamic during and after Socialism and its impact on the future European development.

Members:

Former Head:

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Oliver Schmitt, Department of East European History

Former Deputy Head:

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Dieter Segert, Department of Political Science