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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Roland Kaitna

Institute of Mountain Risk Engineering
Peter-Jordan-Straße 82, 1190 Wien
roland.kaitna(at)boku.ac.at
Tel: +43 1 47654-87113

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ORCID: 0000-0002-2289-723X

Curr. Vitae

2013 - Teaching and research visit at the Saint Anthony Falls Laboratory, University of Minnesota (Fulbright)
2010 - Invited researcher at the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences an der University of California at Berkeley (July-August)
2008 - 2009 Research project at the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of California at Berkeley (Nov. 2008 - Oct. 2009)
2006 - Dissertation
2002 - Graduation
2001 - Research project at the Université HassanII, Rabbat, Marokko (März 2001 - Juni 2001)
1998 - 1999 Student exchange year at the University of Bristol, UK (Sept. 1998 - Juni 1999)

Statistik Austria, science classification

Expertise

Natural Hazards; Risk management; Geomorphology; Dynamics of mass wasting processes;

Awards

2012 Fulbright scholarship for research and teaching
2008 Erwin Schrödinger Mobilitätsstipendium (FWF)
2007 Klaus Fischer Innovationspreis
2006 Stipendium der österreichischen Forschungsförderungsgesellschaft (FFG) für die Summerschool Alpbach 2006: „Monitoring of Natural Hazards from Space“
2001 Stipendium für kurzfristige wissenschaftliche Arbeiten im Ausland
1998 Erasmusstipendium
1991 ‘Brückenbaupreis’ (Iki, Boku)

Reviewer for scientific journals

2011 - Journal of Geophysical Research
2010 - Journal of Hydrology
2009 - Landslides
2009 - Natural Hazards
2009 - Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2007 Departmentkonferenz Bautechnik und Naturgefahren
Member of the Organisation Committee
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