Faculty- International Relations

Research Faculty

Dr. Franco Algieri, Head of Department, Associate Professor of International Relations, Webster Vienna Private University
Email: francoalgieri35@webster.edu
Specialty: European and Asian Security Studies, EU-Asia Relations, EU Foreign Policy

Dr. Elina Brutschin, Assistant Professor of International Relations, Webster Vienna Private University
Email: elinabrutschin60@webster.edu
Specialty: European Energy Policy, Research Methods, Politics of Eastern Europe

Dr. Ryan Crawford, Assistant Professor of Political Philosophy, Webster Vienna Private University
Email: ryan.crawford@webster.ac.at
Specialty: Contemporary Political Philosophy, Critical Theory, History of Philosophy
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Johannes Pollak, Professor of Political Science, Webster Vienna Private University; Department Head, Political Science, Vienna Institute for Advanced Studies
Email: johannes.pollak@webster.ac.at
Specialties: European Integration Studies and Democratic Theory

Dr. Samuel R. Schubert, Assistant Professor of International Relations, Webster Vienna Private University
Email: samuelschubert30@webster.edu
Specialties: International Relations Theory, Energy Geopolitics, Terrorism, US Foreign Policy, Comparative Foreign Policy, and Security Studies

Department Coordinator and Academic Advisors

Joachim Honeck, MA. Department Coordinator, Graduate Advisor, Research Fellow
Email: irdepartment@webster.ac.atjoachim.honeck@webster.ac.at

Dr. Thomas Grischany. Undergraduate Advisor
Email: thomas.grischany@webster.ac.at

Core Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Jozef Batora, Comenius University, Bratislava
Email: jozefbatora15@webster.edu
Areas of Expertise: Diplomatic History, European Integration, EU Foreign Policy, Transatlantic Security Architecture

Dr. Federico Bordonaro, Center of Excellence for Stability Police Units, Italy;  Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade, and Development of Canada, Embassy of Canada, Italy
Email: fbordonaro38@webster.edu
Specialties: Geopolitics, Russian-Western Strategic Relations, Energy Policy and Geoeconomics

Dr. Franz Cede, Professor Emeritus Andrassy University Budapest; Ambassador Emeritus to the Russian Federation (1999-2003) and the Kingdom of Belgium (2003-2007) for the Republic of Austria
Email: franzcede59@webster.edu
Specialties: International Law, Diplomacy 
Univ.-Ass. Mag. Dr. Marcel Fink, Department of Goverment, University of Vienna; Editor, Austrian Journal of Political Science
Email: marcelfink07@webster.edu
Specialty: Comparative Politics

Dr. Eric Frey, Managing Editor, Der Standard, Vienna
Email: efrey@webster.edu
Speciality: International Political Economy
Dr. Thomas Grischany, University of Chicago
Email: tgrischany63@webster.edu
Specialty: European History

Univ.-Ass. MMag. Ralph Janik, LL.M., University of Vienna
Specialty: International Law

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Irmgard Marboe, Faculty of Law, University of Vienna
Email: irmgardmarboe66@webster.edu
Specialties: International Law, Space Law, Intercultural Dialogue, Culture in International and European Law
Dr. Monika Mokre, Austrian Academy of Sciences; Chairwoman, Austrian Political Science Association
Email: monikamokre25@webster.edu
Specialties: Globalization and Culture Politics

Dr. Lydia Wazir-Staubmann, Department of General Education, Webster Vienna Private University
Email: lydiawazir37@webster.edu
Specialty: Political Debate