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Dr. Ferdinand TRAUTTMANSDORFF Ambassador, Legal Adviser, Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs, Vienna

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 Law studies, University of Graz
1972-1973 UN Forces Cyprus
1977-1978 College of Europe, Bruges
1975-1979 Assistant Professor, Institute for International Law and International Relations, University of Graz
1979-1982 Legal Adviser's Office, Pol. Department, MFA
1982-1985 Austrian Permanent Mission to the United Nations, Geneva
1985-1987 Austrian Embassy to Romania, Bucharest
1985-1986 Political activity, Austrian presidential election campaign
1987-1991 Austrian Embassy to the United States of America, Washington D.C.
1991-1994 Austrian Embassy to Hungary, Budapest
1994-1999 Head, International Law Department, Austrian Ministry of European and International Affairs, Vienna
1999-2004 Austrian Ambassador to Egypt, Cairo
2004-2005 Austrian Ambassador to Portugal, Lisbon
since 2005 Director General, Legal Adviser, Austrian Ministry of European and International Affairs, Vienna

Memberships

Austrian and German Intern Law Associations

Publications

Several Articles on International Law, Treaty Making, United Nations, Foreign Policy and Diplomacy; Security Policy, Neutrality

Awards

Decorations of Honour from Austria, Vatican and Portugal