Team of Sociology


Division of Sociology


Research Areas

General Sociology and Sociological Theory


European Comperative Social Structure Analysis


Social Change and Social Mobility


Methods of Empirical Social Research

    • WEICHBOLD Martin, ao.Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr., Vice Rector for Academic Affairs
    • SEYMER Alexander, Dr., Senior Scientist, Chair of the Curriculum Committee “Sociology”
    • ETTER Christopher, BSSc MSSc, Research Assistant & PhD Fellow


External Lecturers


Student Assistants


Administrative Staff




Honorary Professorship

  • Prof. Dr. Gerhard ARMINGER – Honorary Professor of Statistics in the Social Sciences (19.06.1998)
  • Prof. Dr. Thomas LUCKMANN (* October 14, 1927 in Aßling, Kingdom of Yugoslavia; † May 10, 2016) – Honorary Professor of Sociology of Culture (21.6.1996)
  • Prof. Dr. Werner STARK (* December 2, 1909 in Marienbad, Austria-Hungary; † October 4, 1985 in Salzburg) – honorary professor of cultural sociology (23.04.1974)