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DI Dr. Peter PURGATHOFER Associate Professor, HCI Group, Institute of Design and Assessment of Technology, Faculty of Informatics, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna

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1982-1991 Informatics, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1991-1995 Research Assistant, Institute of Design and Assessment of Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1992-1993 Research Assistant, Technische Universität Berlin
1991-1995 PhD in Informatics, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1995-2005 Assistant Professor, Institute of Design and Assessment of Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1995-2005 Habilitation in the field of »Interactive Systems«, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
since 2005 Associate Professor, Institute for Design and Assessment of Technology, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
since 2009 Coordinator for the Media Informatics Program, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna

Publications

P. Purgathofer: Software will take over the world. Talk: Algorithmic Regimes and Generative Strategies World Conference. TU Wien, 2015
N. Luckner, P. Purgathofer: Explorative Design as an Approach to Understanding Social Online Learning Tools; International Journal on Advances in Intelligent Systems, 3&4; S. 493 - 506., 2014
G. Götzenbrucker, V. Schwarz, P. Purgathofer, F. Kayali, J. Pfeffer, B. Franz: "Serious Beats: Internetnutzung und Freundschaftsstrukturen von jungen MigrantInnen in Wien"; in: "Migration & Intergration 4", Guthmann-Peterson, ISBN: 978-3-900782-73-3, S. 59 - 64., 2014
Purgathofer, P.: Is informatics a design discipline? Invited paper for Poiesis and Praxis, Volume 4, Number 4 / December, p303-314, ISSN 1615-6609 (Print) 1615-6617 (Online), 2006

Awards

Award of Distinction at Prix Ars Electronica 2000 in the category.net, for TeleZone, with Erich Berger and Volker Christian