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educator , geographer , reseacher

Doris Wastl-Walter, Austrian geographer, educator, reseacher. Fulbright Research scholar, Fulbright Commission, 1995.

Background

Wastl-Walter, Doris was born on July 20, 1953 in Vienna, Austria. Daughter of Erwin and Elisabeth Walter.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Klagenfurt, Austria, 1984. Habilitation, University Klagenfurt, Austria, 1996.

Career

Assistant/associate professor University Klagenfurt, 1979—1997, vice-rector, 1995—1997. Professor department geography University Bern, Switzerland, since 1997, director department geography, since 2006. Academic director Interdisciplinary Center for Women and Gender Studies, since 2001.

Chair IGU Commission on Geography and Public Policy, since 2000.

Connections

Married Rudolf Wastl, August 1982. Children: Alexander F. Wastl, Lukas M. Wastl.

father:
Erwin Walter

mother:
Elisabeth Walter

spouse:
Rudolf Wastl

child:
Alexander F. Wastl Wastl-Walter

child:
Lukas M. Wastl Wastl-Walter