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Dr. Andrea Schikowitz

Biographical Sketch

  • Since 04/2018: Postdoc Researcher at the Research Institute for Urban Management and Governance (WU Vienna)

  • Since 2017: lecturer at the Department of Science and Technology Studies (University of Vienna)

  • 04/2017: completion of the Dissertation „Choreographies of Togetherness. Re-Ordering Collectivity and Individuality in Transdisciplinary Sustainability Research in Austria“ (with distinction) at the Department of Science and Technology Studies (University of Vienna)

  • 1/2016-06/2017: Dr. Maria Schaumayer Scholarship at the Institute for Organization Studies (WU Vienna)

  • 2014-2015: Research associate at the Research Institute for Urban Management and Governance (WU Vienna)

  • 2009-2013: University assistant and research collaborator in the project „Transdisciplinarity as Culture and Practice” at the Department of Science and Technology Studies (University of Vienna)

  • 2006-2009: Research associate at „das fernlicht – Zukunftsforschung und Innovationsberatung“ (Vienna)

  • 2006: Project collaborator at the Institute of Technology Assessment (Austrian Academy of Science)

  • 2000-2006: Master-studies of sociology and political sciences (University of Vienna)

Re­search In­terests

Science and Technology Studies (STS), Organization Studies, Urban Governance, Public Governance

Research and Publications

Selected Publications and Research Projects:

  • Leixnering, Stephan; Schikowitz, Andrea; Meyer, Renate; Hammerschmid, Gerhard (2018, accepted for publication): Multiple Shades of Grey: Opening the Black Box of Public Sector Executives’ Hybrid Role Identities. In: Byrkjeflot, Haldor; Engelstad, Fredrik (Eds.): Bureaucracy and Society in Transition. Comparative Perspectives, Comparative Social Research, vol. 33 (peer-reviewed)

  • Felt, Ulrike; Igelsböck, Judith; Schikowitz, Andrea and Völker, Thomas (2016): Transdisciplinary Sustainability Research in Practice. Between Imaginaries of Collective Experimentation and Entrenched Academic Value Orders. Science, Technology and Human Values 41(4):732-761. (DOI: doi.org/10.1177/0162243915626989) (peer-reviewed, SSCI indexed)

  • Leixnering, Stephan; Schikowitz, Andrea; Meyer, Renate (2016): Austria: Nothing is Different, but Everything‘s Changed, In: Hammerschmid, G., Van de Walle, S., Andrews, R. & Bezes, P. (Editors). Public Administration Reforms in Europe: The View from the Top. Edward Elgar. (ISBN: 9781783475391) (peer-reviewed)

  • Felt, Ulrike; Igelsböck, Judith; Schikowitz, Andrea and Völker, Thomas (2013): 'Growing Into What?’ The (Un-)Disciplined Socialisation of Early Stage Researchers in Transdisciplinary Research. Higher Education 65/4: 511-524. (DOI: 10.1007/s10734-012-9560-1) (peer-reviewed, SSCI indexed)

  • Felt, Ulrike; Igelsböck, Judith; Schikowitz, Andrea and Völker, Thomas (2012): Challenging Participation in Sustainability Research. International Journal of Deliberative Mechanisms in Science 1/1: 4-34. (DOI: dx.doi.org/10.4471/demesci.2012.01) (peer-reviewed, open access)

A comprehensive list of research projects in which Andrea Schikowitz is involved as well as a list of her publications can be found in the FIDES documentation.

Courses

  • Personal/Führung/Organisation