Univ.Prof. Dr.phil.
Simon Güntner

Professor, Head of Centre of Sociology

Gabriela Hörmann

Contact to the center of sociology: isra@tuwien.ac.at

Mag.art. Korinna Lindinger

Researcher and Lecturer
Children and youth sociology, methods of empirical social research, interdisciplinary art

Ao.Univ.Prof. Mag. Dr.
Alexander Hamedinger

Associate Professor
Space Theory, Regulation Theory, Urban Sociology, Urban Restructuring, Social Inequality and Space, Political Economy, Sustainability, Action Research

Em.O.Univ.Prof. Mag.rer.nat. Dr.phil.
Jens S. Dangschat

Emeritus Professor
General sociology, urban and regional sociology, social inequality, social milieus & lifestyles, segregation & gentrification, mobility, spatial theory, migration & integration

Dipl.-Ing. Dr.-Ing. Gesa Witthöft

Senior Scientist
Urban renewal and internal development, social aspects in spatial planning and architecture, planning theory, gender and social inequality, participation and communication

Mag.a Dr.in Julia Edthofer

Wohnforschung, Altern und Wohnen, Migration & Stadt, Methoden der empirischen Sozialforschung, jugendliche Lebenswelten & Raumkonstitution, urbane soziale Bewegungen

M.A. Lucas Barning

Researcher and Lecturer
Sociology of Knowledge &Technology, Critical Geography, Planning Theory, (Energy-Infrastructures, Policy Mobility

Lukas Franta, MSc.

Researcher and Lecturer
Urban Space Research, Urban Governance, Urban Food Systems, Protest and Resistance

Nadine Haufe, M.A.

Researcher and Lecturer
Energy and mobility research, urban research and inequality research, social milieus and lifestyle concepts, environmental and technological sociology, sociology of communication and consumption

Dipl.-Ing. Anirban Banerjee

Researcher and Lecturer (temporary absence for education)

Dipl.-Ing. Andrea Stickler, M.A.

Social Theory, Housing Research, Science and Technology Studies, Mobilities Studies

DI Dominik Hölzl

Urban renewal, participation processes, appropriation of space, housing, decommodification

Marie-Kathrin Rubenz

Student Assistant

Fidelia Gartner

Student Assistant

Johannes Schrabauer


Charis Kowald


External lecturers at the Center of Sociology

Former Employees of the Center of Sociology