Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Sabine Urnik

Sabine Urnik


Kapitelgasse 5-7
Telephone number: +43 (0)662 8044-3701


Since 2005: Full Professor of accounting and business taxation at the Paris-Lodron-University Salzburg
From 2003 to 2005: Visiting Professor at the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration
From 2002 to 2005: Visiting Professor at the Leopold Franzens University Innsbruck
In 2001: Granting of a teaching license in the nominal subject of general business administration
From 1985 to 1995: Studied general business administration at the Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, graduating with a master’s degree in 1991 and a doctorate in 1995

Current positions (excerp)

Since 2018: Member of the University Council of the Johannes Kepler University Linz
Since 2016: Deputy Head of the Knowledge Network Law, Economy and Working Environment
Academic Coordinator of the University Course in Tax Law and Accounting at the University of Vienna
Member of the research group application-oriented taxation
Since 2012: Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Law at the Paris-Lodron-University Salzburg
Chairwoman of the Doctoral Commission of Economics and Business Administration
Member of the Tax Law Expert Senate of the Chamber of Public Accountants and Tax Consultants
Since 2010: Member of the Working Group for Equal Treatment Issues at Paris Lodron University Salzburg
Member of the editorial board of the publication series RechtPlus
Since 2009: Member of the curriculum commission of Law
Since 2008: Member of the scientific advisory board of Süd-Ost Treuhand
Since 2007: Consultant and Expert: i2b- ideas to business

Research priorities

Tax aspects of business transfers and closures
Choice of legal form
Tax aspects of real estate transfers
Topics of accounting and tax balance sheet profit determination
Family taxation