News and Events

  • Visiting Professors at Webster Vienna – Nominate Today!

    This is your chance to nominate a renowned professor / senior researcher from any university worldwide to visit the Vienna campus in 2020/21 and spend a week with students, faculty, alumni, and staff for international scholarly exchange.

  • A Winning Sensation at Webster Vienna

    Blessed with skills and competencies in a variety of fields, it did not take long for Budapest-born Szonja Liza Benczik to realize that she had such a strong and varied skill set as a student at Webster Vienna Private University. She started her studies at Webster Vienna in 2018, pursuing an International Relations major with a minor in Management and History. At that time, Benczik never expected to compete in a design contest, much less win the WVPU sweatshirt-design challenge. 

  • Reinisch on Brexit in Washington Post, TRT World

    International Relations adjunct faculty member Dr. Dieter Reinisch published in Washington Post.

  • In December 2019, students from Webster Vienna’s Business & Management department charted their path by becoming 'strategy consultants' for a day. This is the second year that Webster Vienna Private University has cooperated with Erste Group, providing Webster Vienna students with real-life business and management experience spearheaded by Dr. Pernille Eskerod, professor and senior researcher in Webster Vienna’s Business & Management department.

    Webster Students in Practice Pursuit with Erste Group

    In December 2019, students from Webster Vienna’s Business & Management department charted their path by becoming 'strategy consultants' for a day. This is the second year that Webster Vienna Private University has cooperated with Erste Group, providing Webster Vienna students with real-life business and management experience spearheaded by Dr. Pernille Eskerod, professor and senior researcher in Webster Vienna’s Business & Management department.

  • LEADS students built gingerbread houses on Tuesday, December 17.

    LEADS in the Christmas Spirit!

    The Webster Vienna LEADS program is in the Christmas Spirit! After presenting the LEADS Fall 2019 semester project, students took some time out of their busy studying schedule to build gingerbread houses together. Teams of 3 or 4 had to figure out how to construct the houses, decide together on how to decorate it, and make sure it was stable enough to transport.

    The Cake Tree, a local bakery in the second district, provided all materials and great support and advice through the evening. 

  • Pursuing a Passion at Webster Vienna

    Not many students have achieved so much in as short of a timeframe as Alessandra Flöck has. Invigorated by her passion for Psychology, she is not only receiving top grades results in all of her classes but is also conducting research with her main interest being the workings of the unconscious mind within the Neuroscience field.

  • Webster Vienna Private University had the pleasure to host visiting Professor David Shambaugh of George Washington University from the 19th through the 23rd of November 2019.

    Professor David Shambaugh Shares with WVPU Students and Guests His Views on the Future of China’s Foreign Policy

    Webster Vienna Private University had the pleasure to host visiting Professor David Shambaugh of George Washington University from the 19th through the 23rd of November 2019. Professor Shambaugh is an internationally recognized authority and author on contemporary China and the international relations of Asia, with a strong interest in the European Union and transatlantic issues. His areas of expertise include China’s domestic politics; China’s foreign relations; China’s military and security; and international relations of Asia.

  • Monika Stoisser-Göhring, Chief Financial Officer at AT&S joins WVPU’s Advisory Board

    Monika Stoisser-Göhring, Chief Financial Officer at AT&S, is joining WVPU’s Advisory Board becoming the second female CFO and third senior female leader on the Board. “We are proud to have Ms. Stoisser-Göhring as part of our growingly dynamic team,” said Dr. Walter Schön, Chairman of the Advisory Board and Chief Executive Officer, Schoen Aerospace Trading & Consulting, adding “Ms. Stoisser-Göhring brings with her extensive experience in the fields of finance and corporate leadership.”

  • Baustelle Europa: Perspektiven im Zeitalter von Digitalisierung und Globalisierung

    Lecture in German co-organized by WVPU & ÖGAVN: Baustelle Europa: Perspektiven im Zeitalter von Digitalisierung und Globalisierung
    Wednesday, January 22, 12:00-13:15

  • WEB Talks 2020

    Join us for a special presentation by Author and Webster Alumni Nenad Pacek during our annual WEB Talks hosted by the Webster Vienna Alumni Association.

    Mr. Pacek will cover the topic of “Understanding the global economy – reality and misunderstandings”, with a follow-up Q&A and networking portion to follow directly afterward.  

    The evening begins on January 23rd, 2020, at 6 pm at Webster Vienna Private University. 

    To register, visit Webster.ac.at/WebTalks2020

  • Book Presentation & Discussion: Towards a Segmented European Political Order

    Book Presentation & Discussion: Towards a Segmented European Political Order
    Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - WVPU campus - 6:00pm

  • Webster's Got Talent

    The annual competition showcasing our students' varied talents, Webster's Got Talent 2020 will be held at Ateliertheater( Burggasse 71, 1070 Vienna).

    Everyone in the Webster Vienna community is welcome to come and support students. 

    Tickets will be available from the Student Resource Center in room 3.03 beginning in February 2020.

  • WePsYC Awards 2020

    The Psychology Department at Webster Vienna Private University will be organizing a youth conference for high school students who are engaged in a psychology research project within the remit of their "Vorwissenschaftliche Arbeit", "Diplomarbeit", or “IB extended essay”. Interested students are invited to submit a short summary of their research for evaluation by the program committee. Selected projects will then have the opportunity to present their research at the conference in the form of a poster. The best posters will receive prizes.