Univ.-Prof. Dr. Iris Eisenberger, M.Sc. (LSE)

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Iris Eisenberger, M.Sc. (LSE)

Iris Eisenberger is Professor of Law and Head of the Institute of Law at BOKU University since January 2016. She was faculty member at Vienna University's Law Faculty, Department of Constitutional and Administrative Law and has been visiting professor at the Munich Center of Technology in Society at the Technical University Munich, the Mekelle University in Ethiopia and the Macau University. In addition, she held visiting positions at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy and the University of Freiburg, Germany and was a Post-doctoral Fellow at the Program on Science, Technology and Society at Harvard University (Erwin Schrödinger Fellow).

She received her habilitation for Constitutional Law, Administrative Law and the related fields of European Law for her book on Innovation in Law from Vienna University in 2014. She obtained her PhD in Law from the University of Graz, Austria for her thesis on State Aid and Film Production and a M.Sc. in Political Theory from London School of Economics and Political Science (Chevening Scholar).

Her research focuses on law and innovation, technology law, research law as well as didactics of law. She has wide experience in interdisciplinary research and in running and participating in nationally and internationally funded research projects in the field of law, technology and society.


Address: Feistmantelstraße 4, Attic Floor, Room 17, 1180 Wien      
Email: iris.eisenberger(at)boku.ac.at
Telephone: (+43) 1 / 47654-73600 (between 08:00 and 16:00, Monday to Friday)
Consultation times: by arrangement

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