Prof. Dr. Arne Haselbach

Personal Data

Date of birth: 16th July 1940
Place of birth: Klagenfurt, Carinthia, Austria
Nationality: Austrian
Married to: Anna-Elisabeth Haselbach, Vicepresident of the Federal Council of the Republic of Austria
Education: Doctor of Laws (1965), University of Vienna
Address: VHS Brigittenau, Raffaelgasse 11-13, A-1200 Wien
Telephone: +43-1-33-00-4195 Fax: +43-1-33-00-4195-26
email: arne.haselbach@vienna-thinktank.at

Present positions
1991- Coordinator, »Wiener Denk-Werkstatt«
1990- Director, Adult Education Academy Brigittenau, Vienna
1978 - UNESCO General Conferences, Member Austrian Delegations
Earlier positions and acitivities
1970-1986 Director, Vienna Institute for Development
1998-2001 Chairman, Committee for the Social Sciences and the Humanities, Austrian National Commission for UNESCO (also 1983-1994)
1978-2001 Member, Executive Committee, Austrian National Commission for UNESCO
1999 World Conference on Science (Budapest 26. Juni - 1. Juli 1999), Member Austrian Delegation
1997 Fifth International Conference on Adult Education - CONFINTEA V, (Hamburg, 14.-18. Juli 1997), Member Austrian Delegation
1994-1999 Intergovernmental Council for the »Management of Social Transformations« Programme, UNESCO, Representative of Austria
1986-1990 Member, Executive Committee, Austrian Council of Scientific Unions
1978-1987 Member, Governing Board, European Coordination Centre for Research and Documentation in Social Sciences, Vienna
1977-1981 Member, Advisory Council, European Centre for Higher Education (UNESCO), Bukarest
1976-1981 Co-founder and Member, ICCDA (Inter-regional Coordinating Commitee of Development Research Associations)
1975-1990 Member, Austrian Development Advisory Council
1975-1981 Executive Secretary, EADI (European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes)
1975 Member Project Team, Dag-Hammarskjold-Report 1975 (to the 7th Special Session of the UN General Assembly)
1973-1975 Chairman, European Regional Committee, Society for International Development
1973-1978 Chairman, Austrian Youth Council for Development
1998 The President of the Federal Republic of Austria awarded Dr. Haselbach the title "Professor"