Read out

Ass.Professorin Mag.a Renate Buber

Renate Buber, Dr., Assistantprofessor, deputy head of the Institute of Nonprofit Management at WU Vienna and academic director of the Professional MBA-Program Social Management at the Executive Academy of WU Vienna.

She studied business education (diploma degreee) and social and economic sciences at WU Vienna (doctorate) and psychology at the University of Vienna (first diploma examination). After her graduation she has been working as university assistant at the Institute of Trade Research and the Institute of Marketing. Since 2009 she is a faculty member of the Nonprofit Management Institute.

Her research interests contain nonprofit management, nonprofit marketing management, arts and culture marketing, retailing in museums, and qualitative social research methodology.

From 2009 to 2012, she represented the WU Vienna and with it Austria in the Consumer Behaviour Erasmus Network COBEREN (Lifelong Learning Program).

Renate´s comprehensive teaching experience stems from numerous courses taught at Austrian universities as well as at universities abroad, such as Gold Coast University (Queensland, Australia), International Economics University Hanoi (Vietnam), Universitas Gadjah Mada (Yogyakarta, Indonesia), Technical University of Liberec and Masaryk University in Brno (Czech Republic), Ekonomicka Univerzita V Bratislave - Podnikovohospodarska Fakulta V Kosiciach (Slowakia), University of Maribor (Slowenia), Bauhaus Universität Weimar and TU Bergakademie Freiberg in Germany. Additionally, she has been a member of the Visiting Faculty of Ramkhamhaeng University Bangkok (Thailand) for many years.

Since 2009 Renate is serving as the chair of the Equal Opportunity´s Working Group of WU Vienna and since 2012 as a member of the Arbitration Committee of the Vienna University of Technology.