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Young Investigators Award

The objective of the Young Investigator Award is to honor and support up-coming researchers at the university of Salzburg. During this event early career scientists have the opportunity to present their scientific work and compete with each other for prizes awarded to the best 9 presentations.
The evaluation & presentation is performed in three topic areas: 

  • LAW & ECONOMICS       

Within the three topic groups prizes will be awarded to the best 3 presentations:

  • 1st prize: € 300         
  • 2nd prize: € 200        
  • 3rd prize: € 100

Young Investigators Award Winners 2018

1st prize
ARTS & HUMANITIESMag. Patrick Kutschar Datenqualität standardisierter Umfragen bei alten und hochaltrigen Menschen mit kognitiven Beeinträchtigungen
LAW & ECONOMICSMMag. Markus TiefenbacherLabor supply responses and second-order distributional effects of the Austrian parental tax deduction
NATURAL & LIFE SCIENCESGeorg Zimmermann, MScStatistical analyses of data from studies on rare diseases: Just re-inventing the wheel, or is there really need for refinements?

Barrierefreiheit: Kurzbeschreibung des Bildes
Markus Tiefenbacher, Georg Zimmermann, Rektor Heinrich Schmidinger, Patrick Kutschar

2nd prize

ARTS & HUMANITIESMag. Robert ObermairOswald Menghin – Politicisation of science in the 1930s and beyond
LAW & ECONOMICSDr. Ulrich PalmaAlternative Finanzierung – Crowdinvesting in Österreich

Dr. Julia Reichenberger

Ovidiu Csillik, MSc

How negative can positivity be? – When positive evaluations are feared

Spatio-temporal object-based image analysis for mapping agriculture

Barrierefreiheit: Kurzbeschreibung des Bildes
Ovidiu Csillik, Robert Obermair, Rektor Heinrich Schmidinger, Julia Reichenberger, Ulrich Palma

3rd prize
ARTS & HUMANITIESPia Schoknecht, MAInterferenz während des Sprachverstehens
LAW & ECONOMICSMarkus Ellmer, MScWhat do multinational companies (MNCs) expect from their (future) employees? An exploration of employer branding messages on Facebook

Barrierefreiheit: Kurzbeschreibung des Bildes
Markus Ellmer, Rektor Heinrich Schmidinger, Pia Schoknecht

Fotonachweis: Andreas Kolarik