Mag. Dr.

Klaus Poier



Ass.Prof. (tenure) at the Institute of Austrian, European and Comparative Public Law, Political Science and Administration at the Karl-Franzens-University in Graz, Austria.

Graduated from Karl-Franzens-University in Graz, Law School (1992), Dr.iur. (2000).

2003/2004: Member of the Austrian Constitutional Convention.

Member of the Editorial Board of the Austrian Journal of Political Science. Member of the Board of the European Forum Alpbach, General Secretary of the Club Alpbach Graz.

Since 1998 lecturer at the FH JOANNEUM at the degree programme Information Management and since 1999 at the degree programme Urban Technologies.

Current research interests include: political system, elections and electoral systems, direct democracy, developments in constitutional and administrative law, cyberdemocracy and e-government.