Study of landscape planning at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna; since then working on projects related to the Danube: development of restoration projects, river morphological studies of the historical Danube, landscape design in river bank areas, cooperation in exhibitions and tourism concepts; since 2001 researcher at the Institute of Hydrobiology and Aquatic Ecosystem Management, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna.

Research focus: Reconstruction of the historical development of Danube river landscapes and of major tributaries, participation in environmental historical studies, basic research in aquatic and floodplain ecology, applied projects in the context of river restoration and river landscape planning.

ORCID: 0000-0002-3517-0259