Regular Teaching

University of Salzburg, Austria

Digitalisierung – Innovation – Gesellschaft (Bachelor)

  • since SS2020 – Kompaktkurs Moderation


  • 2008 – 2015: Einführung in die Geoinformatik

Geography (Bachelor)

  • WS06/07 – SS15: Praxis Fernerkundung und Bildverarbeitung
  • SS07 – SS13: Praxis Geographische Informationssysteme

Geographie (Master)

  • WS12/13: Climate Change, Risks, Hazards and Vulnerability

Central European University (CEU), Austria

Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy – Visiting Faculty

  • Winter term 22: Disaster Management (DM)
  • Winter term 22: Introduction to Geospatial Analysis (IGA)

Medical University of Vienna, Austria

Global Health & Humanitarian Work (Master)

  • WS2018 – WS2019: Geoinformation in Global Health & Humanitarian Work

University of Tübingen, Germany

Geography/Open to all faculties

  • SS 14: Räumliche Methoden zur Bewertung von Risiko und Verwundbarkeit gegenüber Naturgefahren

Carinthia University of Applied Sciences , Austria

Geoinformation (Bachelor)

  • WS08/09 – WS13/14: Grundlagen der Fernerkundung

Spatial Information Management (International Master)

  • WS10/11 – WS11/12: Digital Image Processing


PhD Thesis

  • Linda Menk: University of Salzburg: Uncovering processes – developing transparent data assimilation strategies to understand and reduce integrative risks | Co-Supervisor – ongoing
  • Pablo Cabrera Barona: University of Salzburg: A Multidisciplinary Spatial Framework for Health Inequalities Analysis with Emphasis on Deprivation and Healthcare Accessibility | Co-Supervisor – 2017
  • Jean-Pierre Bizimana: National University of Rwanda: Linkage between Climate Change and Community Vulnerability to Malaria in Rwanda | Supervisor – 2015
  • Korbinian Breinl: University of Salzburg: Development and application of probabilistic models for flood hazard assessment at regional and local scales | Co-Supervisor – 2015
  • Michael Hagenlocher: University of Salzburg: Integrated spatial indicators for modeling, exploring and visualizing vulnerability to vector-borne diseases | Co-Supervisor – 2014

MSc Thesis

  • Linda Menk: University of Salzburg: Modelling social vulnerability to malaria in East Africa: A (spatially-explicit) system-dynamics approach | Supervisor – 2019
  • Roman Breitfuss-Schiffer: University of Salzburg: Mapping social vulnerability to natural hazards within the context of the SOS Children’s Village in Quito, Ecuador | Supervisor – 2019
  • Lopez Zenon Sheilon: University of Salzburg: Web-based Geovisualization for the assessment of flood vulnerability in Austria integrating Geon | Supervisor – 2019
  • Jutta-Lucia Leis: University of Osnabrück: Climate risk and vulnerability assessment of river floods in Austria – a spatial analysis based on homogeneous units (geons) | Supervisor – 2018
  • Bassam Qashqo: University of Salzburg: GIS-Based Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis for identifying water distribution points: a case study in Lapilang & Suspa regions, Nepal | Supervisor – 2018
  • Marco Poetsch: University of Salzburg: GIS-gestütze Regionalisierungsverfahren zur Ausweisung von homogenen Regionen für die Vorhersage der Lawinenwarnstufe im Bundesland Salzburg | Supervisor – 2014
  • Allan Mazimwe: University of Salzburg: Spatial Vulnerability Assessment to Malaria in Uganda: The socio-economic dimension | Supervisor – 2013
  • Judith Huber: University of Salzburg: Prototypentwicklung einer webbasierten Kartenanwendung im Kontext der Hochwasser-Risikoanalyse | Co-Supervisor – 2011
  • Gerald Reischenböck: University of Salzburg: Räumliche Bewertung von Vulnerabilität hinsichtlich Hochwasser am Beispiel Zell am See/Bruck an der Großglocknerstraße | Co-Supervisor – 2011
  • Marco Leidel: TU Munich: Enhancement of the concept of vulnerability units and its integration into water resources management | Co-supervisor – 2008