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Faculty of Interdisciplinary Studies
Hans Pechar is an Associate Professor at the Institut for Science Communication and Research in Higher Education at Alpen-Adria University (Vienna location).
His research topics are comparative higher education and economics of higher education. He is also the Austrian representative at the Governing Board of OECD/CERI. He is a member of the Governing Boards of "Gesellschaft für Hochschulforschung" and of "Demokratiezentrum Wien".
In 1990/1991 he worked as a research associate in the Center for Studies in Higher Education at the University of California at Berkeley. He was Visiting Professor at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver) in 2006, 2008, and 2011.
Pechar received his Ph.D. in educational research from the University of Vienna.
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