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Rector Edeltraud Hanappi-Egger
Vice-Rector Harald Badinger
Vice-Rector Michael Lang
Vice-Rector Tatjana Oppitz
Vice-Rector Margarethe Rammerstorfer

Project head and editorial team:

Daniela Huter, Christopher Posch (Marketing & Communications)

English translation:

Kathleen Knaus, Benjamin Schmid

Web Design:


Photographic material:

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