International Relations News and Events

  • Internship Opportunity with GLOBSEC for UG and G students

    GLOBSEC, an independent, non-partisan, non-governmental organization based in Bratislava, is looking for up to two interns to join their research team in a semi-remote fashion from January 2018 onwards for stints of no less than three months.

  • Webster Model United Nations 2017 logo

    WebMUN 2017 is Around the Corner

    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”.

  • IR Dept. Welcomes New Trainees!

    The International Relations Department recently welcomed two new training scholars, Hamid Azizi and Milena Chorzepa.

  • Dr. Johannes Pollak - Co editor of new book Representation

    Dr. Pollak - Co-editor of newly published book "Representation"

    Director of the Webster Vienna campus, Dr. Johannes Pollak, is co-editor of a recently published hardback book called Representation. This book is part of a series from the Library of Contemporary Essays in Governance and Political Theory.

  • WebMUN 2017 Registration Now Open!

    WebMUN 2017 officially began accepting applications for participants this week. Themed “The Sustainable Goals: 17 Goals to Transform Our World,” WebMUN brings students from around the world to Webster Vienna’s Palais Wenkheim for a four-day conference this October.

    Secretary General Ava Novidi says that this is a great opportunity for students to acquire new skills or hone existing ones. Student learn public speaking and research skills, as each team of participants or participant needs to research a country’s stance of various committee topics.

  • Franco Algieri for the ten twenty

    New Episode of The Ten-Twenty with Dr. Algieri

    Dr. Franco Algieri, associate professor and head of the International Relations department at Webster Vienna Private University, discusses EU-Asia and USA-Asia relations
    Listen here

  • High-level Conference Discussed EU-Asian Relations

    A group of internationally renowned experts from Asia, Europe and the USA analyzed EU-Asia relations on 28 April 2017 at Webster Vienna.

  • Algieri Offers Insights Into Upcoming Bates Gill Lecture

    Dr. Franco Algieri, Department Head of International Relations at Webster Vienna and expert on EU-Asia relations, answers questions regarding the lecture of Bates Gill on Apr. 27, 5:30pm at Webster.

    Who is Dr. Bates Gill, and what will he be talking about at his public lecture on April 27?

  • Careers in International Relations

    Careers in IR: A talk with Michael Osman - Working for the government and International Organizations / Wednesday, October 25, 4:30pm, # 0.16

  • Webster Vienna Guest Lecture: Gender Equality in the UN by Angela Me

    Policy Lecture: Gender Equality at the UN

    On October 30th 2017 Angela Me, Chief of the Research Branch at the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) will give a lecture on Gender Equality at the United Nations.

  • Visit the International Anti-Corruption Academy!

    The International Relations department is inviting Webster students to join a trip to the International Anti-Corruption Academy in Laxenburg on November 2nd 2017.