Vice-Rector Petra Schaper-Rinkel
Professor Dr. Petra Schaper-Rinkel,
Vice-Rector for Digitalisation
Petra Schaper-Rinkel is a political scientist and has worked as a researcher at the Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT) in Vienna since 2009. Her research focus lies in the field of future technologies. Schaper-Rinkel has led research projects at AIT in this field and is responsible for the strategic development of the research field "Societal Futures". In addition, the scientist, who was born in Germany in 1966, has coordinated framework research agreements on foresight and technology assessment with the Austrian and European Parliaments.