Party affiliation: Socialist Party of Austria
Member of Bundesrat, 1977-1983. Federal Chairman, Austrian Association of Socialist Teachers, since 1981. Member of Nationalrat, for Vienna, since 1983.
Teacher at various primary and secondary schools in Vienna, 1953-1964. Manager of Jungbrunnen (publishing company) 1964-1980. Controlling President, Vienna Municipal Schools Inspectorate, since 1980.