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Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Willi Haas

Institute of Social Ecology (SEC)
Schottenfeldgasse 29, 1070 Wien
Tel: +43 1 47654-73720


ORCID: 0000-0001-5599-9227

Curr. Vitae

01.03.2018 Transfer Institute of Social Ecology to University of Natural and Life Sciences, Vienna
2015 - PhD in Social and Human Ecology, Alpen-Adria Universität Klagenfurt
2003 - 2004 Researcher and project leader at the Institute of Applied System Analysis (IIASA)
1998 - Researcher Institute of Social Ecology
1995 - 1997 Researcher, ex-officio trustee and acting director for the Environmental Monitoring Group (EMG), Cape Town, South Africa
1991 - Dipl.-Ing. Mechanical Engineering / Industrial Engineering, Ergonomics and Business Economics, Vienna University of Technology
1985 - 1995 Researcher, head of department and director at the Austrian Institute for Applied Ecology
1984 - 1985 Public official at the Austrian Federal Ministry of Social Administration
1978 - 1984 Journalist for newspapers, periodicals, technical journals, a music journal

Statistik Austria, science classification

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


Material flow analysis; Socioecological Transformations; Socioecological Transitions and Labour; Sustainable development; Health and sustainability; Local studies; Environmental policy; Inter- and transdisciplinarity; Circular economy; Climate change, health impacts and health co-benefits;


2019 "Bildung für nachhaltige Entwicklung. Best of Austria" vergeben vom BMNT und Forum Umweltbildung für interuniversitäre, interdisziplinäre Lehre im Projekt "Zukunftskarawane"

Reviewer for scientific journals

2018 - Technological and Economic Development of Economy
2018 - Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy
2017 - Environmental Research
2017 - Ecological Indicators
2016 - Journal of Environmental Planning and Management
2016 - Waste Management
2016 - Land Use Policy: the international journal covering all aspects of land use
2016 - Carbon Balance and Management
2015 - Sustainability
2015 - Ecological Economics
2013 - Resources Conservation and Recycling
2012 - Journal of Industrial Ecology
2012 - EcoHealth Journal
2011 - GAIA. Ökologische Perspektiven für Wissenschaft und Gesellschaft. Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society
2011 - Prävention und Gesundheitsförderung
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