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Dipl.-Kulturw.Univ. Dr. Christina Plank
retired / former staff member

Schottenfeldgasse 29, 1070 Wien


ORCID: 0000-0003-2236-1512

Curr. Vitae

2019 - Visiting Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Vienna
01.03.2018 Transfer Institute of Social Ecology to University of Natural and Life Sciences, Vienna
2017 - Post-Doc, Institute of Social Ecology
2016 - 2017 Post-Doc, ksoe (Catholic Social Academy of Austria)
2016 - Doctorate in Political Science, University of Vienna
2015 - 2015 Visiting Scholar, University of California, Berkeley
2015 - 2016 Visiting Scholar, Masaryk University, Brno
2013 - 2014 Visiting Scholar, Institute for Human Sciences, Vienna
2013 - Lecturer, University of Vienna
2012 - 2012 Visiting Scholar, Central European University, Budapest
2012 - 2012 Visiting Scholar, Lancaster University
2006 - Diploma in International Cultural and Business Studies, University of Passau and St. Petersburg State University
2003 - 2004 Bohemicum, University of Passau

Statistik Austria, science classification

Climate change; Environmental research; Human ecology; Sustainable agriculture; Sustainable economics; Environmental economics; Environmental sociology; Cultural landscape research; Environmental policy;


political ecology; state theory; social-ecological transformation; regional focus on Central and Eastern Europe;


2017 Award for the best dissertation 2017, Austrian Political Science Association (AuPSA)
2016 Fellowship of the ksoe (Catholic Social Academy of Austria)
2015 Scholarship of the AKTION Austria-Czech Republic
2015 UC Berkeley Fellowship of the Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation
2015 Dissertation Completion Fellowship of the University of Vienna
2012 Short-term grant abroad (KWA) of the University of Vienna
2011 Doctoral scholarship of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (DOC-team)

Reviewer for scientific journals

2019 - Climatic Change
2018 - Sustainability
2018 - Geoforum

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2019 2nd Austrian Conference on International Resource Politics. Resources for a social-ecological transformation
Member of the Organisation Committee
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