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Janima Nam

Janima Nam is a freelance journalist, translator, and editor living in Vienna. She has a BFA in film from New York University and a Masters degree (MA) from the London Consortium in Interdisciplinary Studies.
Dr. Klaus Pseiner and Dr. Henrietta Egerth

Profile | How Dr. Klaus Pseiner & Dr. Henrietta Egerth are Promoting Austrian Research

Managing directors, Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) Dr. Klaus Pseiner and Dr. Henrietta Egerth are joint heads of the FFG (Österreichische Forschungsförderungsgesellschaft), where, since its founding in 2004, they have helped public research and development...
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Markus Müller

Profile | Univ.-Prof. Dr. Markus Müller: Bringing Vienna’s Medical University Into the Future

Rector of the Medical University of Vienna (MedUni Wien)   Prof. Markus Müller’s children often ask him, “Daddy, what exactly does a ‘rector’ do?” For him, running a university whose students are active medical residents at...
helga haselmayer

Assisted-Living Professionals Like Helga Haselmayer Take Special Care

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Pia Baurek-Karlic

Profile | Pia Baurek-Karlic on the Pharmacy’s Role in Austrian Society

Pharmacy manager   In the back offices of the Urania-Pharmacy in the 1st district, Pia Baurek-Karlic was standing by the copy machine, the only one among the almost exclusively female staff not dressed in a white...
stefan ruzowitzky

Profile | Touching Stefan Ruzowitzky’s Oscar

Film Director Even at the tender age of 10, Stefan Ruzowitzky, 55, was not a dreamer but a doer. After seeing his brother perform in the annual school play, he had already had his hopes...

Profile | Is Veterinarian Really a Dream job?

Gabriele and Sabrina Bacher: Veterinarians through and through Girls and horses have long had a special connection. What may be less known is that this affinity for animals has drawn more and more young women...
Nina Poláková

Profile | They had a Dream – Nina Poláková

Ballerina, Vienna State Opera Life is short. A ballet dancer’s career is even shorter, as Vienna State Opera leading soloist Nina Poláková, 31, wistfully observes.  The Slovak beauty got her start at age 10, when...
Roman Rafreider

Profile | They had a Dream – Roman Rafreider

News Anchorman, ORF Roman Rafreider, 47, finds the idea of identifying what his dream job was a little odd, since the keyword is the “dream” part. “In that case, you still wouldn’t be doing it...
UN Office on Drugs and Crime

Profile | Vienna’s Inside Men: Thomas Pietschmann

Whether they’re uncovering drug cartels, teaching how to protect secrets, improving the image of the police department or fighting corruption, skepticism is their speciality Drug Research Expert, UN Office on Drugs and Crime When it comes to...