MMag. Dr. Susanne RAAB
Director General, Section VIII - Directorate General for Integration, Vienna
Susanne Raab (former Knasmüller) is the Director General of the section "Integration" in the Austrian Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs. Until summer 2017 she was the
Head of Department "Integration Coordination" in the Austrian Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs. She previously performed her duties as policy advisor in the field of asylum and basic care in the Austrian Federal Ministry of the Interior until 2011. She studied law and psychology at the University of Innsbruck, Austria. During her studies she gained practical experience in various internships with her primary focus being comparative law. She then worked as research and teaching assistant at the European Centre of Tort Law Vienna and the Institute of Private Law at the University of Innsbruck while pursuing doctoral studies in the field of private enforcement of antitrust law. Today she teaches at Danube University Krems.