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Mag. Dr. Dominik Wiedenhofer Bakk.techn.

Institute of Social Ecology (SEC)
Schottenfeldgasse 29, 1070 Wien
Tel: +43 1 47654-73729


ORCID: 0000-0001-7418-3477

Curr. Vitae

2018 - Senior Scientist, Institute of Social Ecology, Departement for Economics and Social Sciences
01.03.2018 Transfer Institute of Social Ecology to University of Natural and Life Sciences, Vienna
2017 - Dr. in Human and Social Ecology, Alpen-Adria-University (with honours)
2013 - 2013 Visiting Scientist at the Nagoya University, Japan, Department of Civil Engineering, Research Lab for Environmental Systems Analysis and Planning. (with Prof. H. TANIKAWA, PhD)
2012 - 2012 Visiting Scientist at the University of Leeds, United Kingdom, Earth and Science Department, Sustainability Research Institute (SRI). (with J.K. STEINBERGER, PhD)
2011 - 2018 Researcher Institute of Social Ecology
2011 - Master (Mag.) of 'Human and Social Ecology', Alpen-Adria University Klagenfurt, (with honours)
2010 - 2010 Visiting Scientist at University of Sydney, Australia, Department of Physics, Integrated Sustainability Analysis (ISA). (with Prof. M. LENZEN, PhD)
2009 - 2011 Researcher at EcoPolicy Lab, Neue Energien 2020, FFG Project 822065
2008 - 2008 Stipend from EU/Australia Exchange for Sustainable Development; Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
2008 - Bachelor of science (Bakk.techn.) of 'Environmental and Bio-Resource Management', University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna

Statistik Austria, science classification

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


Sustainable consumption; Social metabolism; sozial-ökologische Transformation; environmentally-extended input-output analysis (EE-IOA); dynamic material and energy flow analysis (MEFA); Sustainable resource use; Circular economy;


2018 Certificate of Recognition for Outstanding Research Poster at the Gordon Research Conference of Industrial Ecology, Les Diablerets, Switzerland
2016 Excellence in Review Award from the journal “Resources, Conservation and Recycling”

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2019 -2021 International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE), Environmentally-Extended Input-Output Section
scientific advisor
2011 - International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE)

Reviewer for scientific journals

2019 -2019 Nature Climate Change
2017 - Journal of Cleaner Production
2017 -2017 Journal of Urbanism: international research on placemaking and urban sustainability
2017 -2018 Applied Energy
2017 -2017 Sustainable Cities and Society
2016 -2016 Regional Environmental Change
2016 - Sustainability
2016 - Resources Conservation and Recycling
2015 - Ecological Economics
2015 -2015 Environmental Pollution
2014 - Environmental Science & Technology
2013 - Environmental Modelling & Software
2013 - Journal of Industrial Ecology

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2019 -2019 Israel Science Foundation - Israel

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2019 13th Conference of the International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE) - Socio-Economic Metabolism Section
Chair (Session)
2019 13th Conference of the International Society for Industrial Ecology (ISIE) - Socio-Economic Metabolism Section
2016 Gordon Research Seminar in Industrial Ecology, Vermont, USA
2016 Joint Socio-Economic Metabolism conference and Asia-Pacific conference (
2015 11th International Conference of the European Society for Ecological Economics: Transformations (
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