Scientific Advisory Board

The following senior external academics serve on The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). They advise the Faculty on all matters of research, in particular research strategy and development. The board is appointed by the rectorate for a term of four years, renewable once. 

The SAB shall meet physically at least once every year, at the Faculty's Science Day. 

Find more information in the handbook of the University of Vienna and on the website of the Unit for Quality Assurance.


Prof. Mag. Hans Baumgartner, Ph.D.

Penn State University
Smeal College of Business

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Härdle

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät

Prof. Dr. Steffen Huck

Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung

Prof. Giovanna Nicodano, Ph.D.

Università degli Studi di Torino
Collegio Carlo Alberto

Prof.ssa M. Grazia Speranza

University of Brescia
Department of Quantitative Methods