Martin Pöllinger joined FH JOANNEUM in 1997. Before that he worked in the steel construction industry and in a bank, where he completed his education as a banking expert. Martin Pöllinger studied law at the University of Graz and received his doctoral degree in 2007. He also completed a university course in export management. He served as commercial director of FH JOANNEUM from 1997 to 2002 and together with his team is now responsible for continuing education, study law and study administration (especially managing the admissions process for all FH JOANNEUM courses). Martin Pöllinger is the head of the qualification course for university entrance and the SUMMER BUSINESS SCHOOL and acts as commercial manager for continuing education in university didactics at FH JOANNEUM.