VAN Projects

Overview of our members' current research projects

Landscape, Life, Form. Anthropocene Poetics in Contemporary German Fiction


Univ.-Prof. Dr. Eva Horn

Dr. Stephanie Langer

Florian Ronc

Keywords: German Fiction, Anthropocene Poetics, Form, Genre

INFRANORTH - Building Arctic Futures

An ERC Project


Univ.-Prof. Dr. Peter Schweitzer

Mag. Johannes Kramer

Open Positions: PostDoc, PhD

Keywords: Sustainability, Transport Infrastructure, Human-Environment Interactions, Arctic

MARIPOLDATA - The Politics of Marine Biodiversity Data

An ERC Project


Ass.-Prof. Dr. Alice Vadrot

Arne Langlet, MA
Ina Tessnow-von Wysocki, MA
Dr Petro Tolochko
Silvia C. Ruiz R., MA
Emmanuelle Brogat, MA

Keywords: Oceans, Marine biodiversity, Monitoring practices, Conservation policies

The Anthropocene Surge - evolution, expansion and depth of Vienna’s urban environment


Univ.-Prof. Dr. Michael Wagreich

Katrin Hornek

MMag. Kira Lappé

Maria Meszar, MSc

Keywords: Geology, Stratigraphy, Vienna, Urban environment