English Curriculum Vitae (Europass October 2018).




Jürgen Janger


Key Areas of Research

Science and Innovation Studies

Science and Innovation Policy

Policies for Sustainable Economic Growth





  • 2003: Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, PhD
  • 2002: London School of Economics (LSE), MSc
  • 1996: Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris (ESCP), Equivalent of MSc in Management

Employment Record

  • 2008, 2010-to date: Researcher at WIFO, Vienna
  • 2003-2010: Economist at OeNB (Austrian Central Bank), Vienna
  • 1999-2001: Researcher at IWI (Institute of Industrial Research), Vienna
  • 1997-1999: Marketing at Kraft Foods (now Mondelez), Vienna

Other Activities

  • Visiting Scholar (4 months): Manchester University, Manchester Institute of Innovation Research (MIOIR), UK, 2016
  • Visiting Scholar (4 months): OECD Economics Department, Contribution to Economic Survey of Austria, Paris, France, 2007
  • Scientific Coordinator of Research Area 3 (Industrial Policy and Innovation), FP 7 WWWforEurope Project  (Volume ? 10.5 Mio.), 2012-2016
  • Alternate Member of Austrian Delegation, Economic Policy Committee, 2007-2010
  • Advisory Activities for the Austrian Council for Research and Technology Development, Implementation of Austrian Innovation Strategy, 2011-to date.
  • Advisory Activities for the Austrian Ministry for Science, Research and Economic Affairs: Innovation Indicators (European Innovation Scoreboard), Indicators for monitoring the European Research Area, 2012-date.
  • Presentation of research papers at academic conferences, e.g. OECD Blue Sky Forum, DRUID, European Conference on Corporate R&D and Innovation (CONCORDi), European Forum for Studies of Policies for Research and Innovation (EU SPRI), The organisation, economics and policy of scientific research (BRICK-Carlo Alberto)


  • German: mother tongue
  • English, French: Fluent
  • Spanish: Basic