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Dr. Karl W. STEININGER Programme Leader, Human Dimensions Programme, Wegener Center of Climate and Global Change; Professor, Department of Economics, University of Graz

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1988-1989 Researcher, Dept. of Economics, Technical University of Vienna
1990-1994 Researcher, Dept. of Economics, University of Graz
1994 Consultant, Environment Dept., World Bank, Washington, D.C., Assist. Professor University of Graz
1995 Visiting Scientist UC Berkely, Dept. of Economics
1997 Guest Professor University of Triest
1999 Venia Docendi Economics
1999 Assoc. Professor University of Graz
since 1999 Guest Professor in Resource Economics, University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna
since 2000 Social Science Delegate, National Global Change Committee, Austrian Academy of Sciences
since 2005 Head of the Human Dimensions Programme (HDP) and WegCenter Deputy Director

Publications

The Economics of Global Environmental Change, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2007 (Ed. mit M. Cogoy)
Extreme Wetterereignisse und ihre wirtschaftlichen Folgen, Heidelberg: Springer, 2005, 246 S. (Hrsg. mit C. Steinreiber und C. Ritz)
Global Environmental Change in Alpine Regions: Recognition, Impact, Adaptation and Mitigation. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2002, 271 pp. (ed., with H. Weck-Hannemann)

Awards

Fulbright Grant, 1989/90
Best Young Economist Paper Award, Austrian Economic Association, 1999
Short list for calls for C4 in economics in Germany & Austria, 2000-2003
Austrian Climate Research Award, 2002