Assistant Professor, Johannes Kepler University Linz, May 2002-Dec 2006.
Researcher, Seminar for applied economic research, University of Munich (2001-2002)
Senior Research Officer, Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex (1996-2001)
1997-2001: University of Essex, Colchester, UK
1994-1996: Institute for Advanced Studies (IAS), Vienna, Austria
1986-1995: University of Economics and B.A, Vienna, Austria
2006: Habilitation, Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria
2002: PhD, Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex, UK
1996: Diploma in Economics, Institute for Advanced Studies, Vienna, Austria
1995: Magister der Sozial- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften, University of Economics and B.A., Vienna, Austria
Publications in Peer Reviewed Journals
"The gender wage gap in Austria: Eppur si muove!", 2012, Empirica, forthcoming, with Klemens Himpele, Helmut Mahringer, and Christine Zulehner.
"The distribution of the gender wage gap in Austria: Evidence from
matched employer-employee data and tax-records", 2012, Journal for Labour Market Research, forthcoming, with Klemens Himpele, Helmut Mahringer, and Christine Zulehner.
"Returns to education in professional football", 2012, Economics Letters, Vol. 114(3), 326–328, with Mario Lackner.
"The employment of temporary agency workers in the UK: For or against the trade unions?", 2012, Economica , forthcoming, with Martina Zweimüller.
"Great Expectations: Past wages and unemployment durations", 2011, Labour Economics, Vol. 18(6), 778–785, with Gerard Thomas Horvath and Rudolf Winter-Ebmer.
"The effects of marginal employment on subsequent labour market outcomes", 2011, German Economic Review, Vol. 12(2), 165-181, with Andrea Weber.
"On the persistence of job creation in old and new firms", 2009, Economics Letters, Vol. 105(1), 17-19, with Alfred Stiglbauer and Rudolf Winter-Ebmer.
"Option or obligation? The determinants of labour supply preferences in Britain", 2003, The Manchester School, Vol. 71(2), 113-31, with Mark P. Taylor.
"The search for success: Do the unemployed find stable employment?", 2002, Labour Economics, Vol. 9(6), 717-35, with Mark P. Taylor.
"Tied down or room to move? Investigating relationships between housing tenure, employment status and residential mobility in Britain", 2002, Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 49(4), 369-92, with Mark P. Taylor.