Dieter Ferdinand Stiefel

Name:         

         DieterFerdinand Stiefel

         born21.4.1946 in Linz/Austria

         married, 2 children

         Nationality: Austrian

 

Address:

        

         Univ. Prof. Mag. Dr. Dr. Dieter F. Stiefel

         Department for Economic and Social History

         And Department of Economics

         Vienna University

         Universitätsring 1

         A-1010Vienna, Austria

         E-Mail:dieter.stiefel@univie.ac.at

 

 

Education:

        

         1952 -1960 elementary school in Burghausen/Germany

        

         1960 -1966 apprenticeship and work in the hotel and restaurant trade in Germany ,France and Switzerland

        

         1966 -1968 preperation for the university entrance exam (Matura) in Vienna

        

         1968studies of economics and business adminstration at the "Hochschule für Welthandel "in Vienna

         1972Master`s degree social and economic sciences

         1974Doctor`s degree social and economic sciences

         1974Studies of history at Vienna University

         1978Doctor`s degree in philosophy

        

        

Professional Experience:

        

         1973 -1988 Assistant Professor and Lecturer in Social and Economic History at the "Department of Social and Economic History", University of Economics and Business Adminstration, Vienna

        

         1981Research Fellow Robinson College University Cambridge, England

        

         1986"Habilitation"in Social and Economic History, Thesis Titel: ”The Great Depression in a small country: Austria in the 1930s”

        

         1989Research Fellow    Center for European Studies Harvard University, Cambridge, USA

        

         2000Research Fellow Institute for European Studies University of California/Berkeley, USA

        

         Since1993 -full Professor of Social and Economic History at the "Department for Social and Economic History" and at the "Department of Economics" ,University Vienna

        

         Member of the Board of the "Austrian Society for Business History"(1986 - 1992)

        

         Founding Member and Director of the Vienna "Schumpeter Society"(since 1989)

        

         Founding Member and Coordinator of the Austrian Schumpeter Program at Harvard University/ Cambridge, USA (since 1990)

        

         Member of the Vienna Schumpeter Award Comittee (since 1991)

        

         Member of the Board of "Ludwig Boltzmann Institut for Economic History Analysis" ,Vienna (since 1992)

        

         Member of the General Board of the ESTER network, European graduate School for theTraining in Economic and Social Historical Research (since 1994)

        

         Member of the Academic Advisory Board “European Association for Banking and Financia History”, Frankfurt/Main

        

         Member of the Academic Advisory Board of “German Association for business History” ,Frankfurt/Main

        

         Member of the Academic Advisory Board “Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation”