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In Memoriam

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Hannes Haas

* July 21, 1957 in Leonding, Austria

March 20, 2014 in Vienna, Austria

In Professor Hannes Haas the Department has lost a high-profile researcher and colleague, but more importantly, a great friend and mentor for many students.

Hannes Haas was born in Leonding/Upper Austria in 1957. He joined the University in 1984 and became a research assistant in 1985. He was Assistant Professor since 1997, Associate Professor since 1998, Vice-Director of the Department of Communication 2000-2006. Deputy Director of Doctoral Programmes at the Faculty of Social Sciences from 2004-2010, Director of the Department 2006-2010. Full Professor for Communication Science since 2010, Vice-Dean at the Faculty of Social Sciences (responsible for internal and external communication) from 2010-2012.


Presentations and talks (PDF)

Research projects

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ulrich Saxer

* January 6, 1931 in Küsnacht, Switzerland

June 8, 2012 in München, Germany

Ulrich Saxer was Honorary Professor at the Department of Communication of the University of Vienna since 1997 (Photo © IPMZ Zurich).

Dialogue Publizistik Zurich – Vienna (in German, with Roland Burkart)

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