DI Dr. Peter FLEISSNER
European Monitoring Center on Racism and Xenophobia EUMC, Vienna
studied Electronic Engineering and Mathematics at the Vienna University of Technology
1971-73 postdoc education at the Institute for Advanced Studies, then director of the economics department
1973-90 Deputy director at the Institute for Socio-Economic Development and Technology Assessment of the Austrian Academy of Sciences
1974-82 part time affiliate of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Laxenburg
1987 Research Scholar at MIT-Sloan School, System Dynamics Group, Cambridge, Mass.
since 1990 full professor with tenure at the Institute of Design and Technology Assessment ("Gestaltungs- und Wirkungsforschung"), Social Cybernetics Group, at the Department for Computer Sciences of the Vienna University of Technolgy
since 1997 leave to work with European institutions; three years with the Institute for Prospective Technological Studies of the European Commission's Joint Research Center, in charge of the Department "Technology, Employment, Competitiveness and Society"