Ownership and Governance

The University Senate and its Members

The University Senate is the body of Modul University's academic self-government. It consists of six members from and elected by the group of the Full and Associate Professors, six members from the other faculty members, three members from the administrative staff, one representative of the non-faculty researchers, and four student representatives, nominated by the Austrian Student's Union. The current members are:

Full and Associate Professors (until July 1, 2024):

  • Dickinger, Astrid
  • Gunter, Ulrich
  • Maier, Gunther
  • Mazanec, Josef
  • Sedlacek, Sabine
  • Treiblmaier, Horst 


Other Academic Staff (until July 1, 2024):

  • Dan, Daniel 
  • Leonard, David 
  • Kolomoyets, Yuliya 
  • Nixon, Lyndon 
  • Weinmayer, Karl 
  • Zekan, Bozana 


Administrative Staff (until July 1, 2024):

  • Calhoun, Benjamin
  • Jugo, Ana
  • Weidinger, Martin


Non-Faculty Researchers (until July 1, 2024):

  • Brasoevanu, Adrian 


Student Representatives (until June 2025):

  • Calvin Anderl
  • Christa Gmach
  • Moritz Markus
  • Leonie Otto


The meetings of the University Senate are chaired by the President. The next meetings will be held on:

  • November 27, 2024 at 09:00 am
  • January 23, 2024, at 09:00 am
  • April 9, 2024, at 09:00 am
  • July 1, 2024, at 09:00 am

The Rights and Functions of the University Senate

The rights of the University Senate are listed in the University Constitution. These functions include:

  • Providing information on important developments affecting Modul University Vienna
  • Bringing specific issues to the attention of the University Board
  • Election of members on several committees
  • Proposal of the candidates for election as President and as Vice President