Webster Model United Nations 2017 (WebMUN) is taking place this weekend on Webster Vienna Private University's campus, Palais Wenkheim. This year's theme is “The Sustainable Development Goals: 17 Goals to Transform Our World”.
On October 4th, the business and management department invited students, staff, faculty, and other members of the Webster Vienna Private University community to the latest research seminar in an ongoing series.
In his latest publication in the Applied Economics journal, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Menbere Workie examines whether net errors and omissions (NEO) reflect capital flight and/or are driven by the real sector of the economy.
On 28th of September Bocconi Alumni Association Vienna and Webster Alumni Association hold an event dedicated to tasting of unique Austrian wines. The event took place at “Contemplor” Galerie Wien in the first district and was a big success.
Webster Vienna, through the Elizabeth Chopin Visiting Professorship Grant, and in partnership with Lauder Business School, will have the privilege to host Professor Joel M. Stern’s course: “The Theory and Policy of Modern Finance” this Spring. A pioneer and leading advocate of the concept of managing for shareholder value, Prof. Stern has published and co-authored several acclaimed books on financial economics and is founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Stern Stewart & Co.
The New Student Orientation is mandatory for new students and a great opportunity to meet one’s peers new to Webster and familiarize oneself with the American university system, meet and make an appointment with the academic advisor, learn more about Vienna and all it has to offer to degree seeking students, discuss cultural differences and culture shock, and last but not least get acquainted with the Webster Vienna campus and its various services, staff and faculty.
Dr. Elina Brutschin, latest addition to the Webster International Relations Department Research Faculty, will present a core field of her extensive research activities. She recently presented the findings of using a methodology of computer simulations with regard to EU decision making at the ECPR (European Consortium for Political Research) Conference held at the University of Glasgow, September 3-6, 2014. Dr. Brutschin on her inaugural lecture:
Webster Vienna Private University will offer a new cybersecurity certificate, starting August 2016. Webster University is the first university in Austria offering a cybersecurity program in the context of a business & management education.
Spielerische Lernmethoden können den universitären Unterricht berreichern, sagen Experten der Webster University - die Hochschulen dürften sie zumeist aber noch zögerlich einsetzen. Besondere Skepsis herrscht offenbar gegenüber Onlinegames.
Peter Walla, Deptartment Head Psychology der Webster Vienna Private University, verwendet eine völlig neue Mafo-Methode zur Erforschung des Konsumverhaltens und damit zur nachhaltigen Produktentwicklung.
Interview mit dem Politikwissenschafter und Nahost-Spezialisten Isalm Quasem, Department Head International Relations an der Webster University Leiden, über die Massenhinrichtungen in der Golfmonarchie, den Konflikt mit dem Iran und das Desinteresse beider Länder an einer Eskalation.
Die aktuelle Forschungsveröffentlichung von Nikolaos Antonakakis belegt, dass sich Sparmaßnahmen auf das Gesundheitswesen in EU-Krisenzonen auswirken. Betroffen sind vor allem ganz junge und alte Männer.