Personendetails

Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

Lehre und Forschung


T: +43 1 606 68 77-3863
F: +43 1 606 68 77-3869

Raum: D.3.19
Favoritenstraße 226
1100 Wien


Lehrveranstaltungen 2021/22

Verwaltung, Wirtschaft, Sicherheit, Politik

> MAR1C1 Scientific Working Skills and Writing UE
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MAR1C1 Scientific Working Skills and Writing UE

Vortragende: Gerald Forstner, BEd, Hessam Habibi Doroh, BA MA MA, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk, Dr.in Yvonne Prinzellner

1SWS
2ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Introduction to scientific rules, work and writing
- Introduction to different types of scientific texts

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung
Paper

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Writing an excerpt and an scientific article[KE1] ; reviewing a scientific article

Sprache

Englisch

> MAR1C2 Methodology UE
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MAR1C2 Methodology UE

Vortragende: Gerald Forstner, BEd, Hessam Habibi Doroh, BA MA MA, Mag. Dr. Christian Hummer, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk, Dr.in Yvonne Prinzellner

1SWS
2ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Introduction to social research strategies
- Methodological research approaches (qualitative and quantitative)

Prüfungsmodus

Endprüfung
Paper

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, discussion

Sprache

Englisch

> MCO2C2 Intercultural and Interreligious Dialogue I…
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MCO2C2 Intercultural and Interreligious Dialogue ILV

Vortragende: PD Dr. Dr. Madalina Diaconu, Hessam Habibi Doroh, BA MA MA, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk, Prof. Dr. Richard Trappl

1.5SWS
3ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Multicultural, intercultural, cross-cultural, glocal: definitions, historical background, relevance for Central and (South) Eastern Europe. Inner Orientalism and self-colonization
- Urbanity as Western concept? Variations of the urban ethos according to cultural and historic factors
- Public and private space: definitions, characteristics, classification, cultural variety.
- Social practices of producing and using urban space. Classical theories and their limits (e.g. strolling)
- Intercultural and interreligious agenda for cities. Urban policy approaches to diversity
- Creative industries of minority ethnic groups and ethnical economies
- Planning intercultural and interreglious neighborhoods
- Dialogue and divergence in lieux de mémoire (public monuments and public squares)
- Interreligious dimensions

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, discussion

Sprache

Englisch

> MGO1C2 International Governance and Institutions I…
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MGO1C2 International Governance and Institutions ILV

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk, Mag.a Marlies Stubits-Weidinger, MBA MSc

0.5SWS
1ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Foundations of International Relations and the Global System of States
- Theories of International Relations and the Role of Law and Organizations
- The Landscape of International Governance and Institutions
- Contemporary Challenges and Global Crisis (Global Financial Crisis and COVID-19) and the Future of International Relations
- Role of Civil Society

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods; discussion and students' presentations

Sprache

Englisch

> MGO1C3 City Diplomacy ILV
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MGO1C3 City Diplomacy ILV

Vortragende: Botschafter Dr. Franz Cede , Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

0.5SWS
1ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- International Organizations and Cities & Regions: the role of UN Habitat, OECD, EU
- The State of World Cities and international developments
- City Diplomacy – the Role of Cities & Regions in International Relations
- Multilayered Diplomacy of Cities & Regions
- City Diplomacy and Civil Society

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, discussion and students' presentations

Sprache

Englisch

> MGO1C5 Fireside Chats/Public Lectures on Current T…
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MGO1C5 Fireside Chats/Public Lectures on Current Topics UE

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

0.5SWS
3ECTS

Lehrinhalte

The content of the lectures and talks is related to urban policy and international affairs.

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods and discussion

Sprache

Englisch

> MGO2C1 Socioeconomic Theories ILV
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MGO2C1 Socioeconomic Theories ILV

Vortragende: Mag. MSC Martin Kreutner, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

1SWS
1ECTS

Lehrinhalte

The students are, after finishing the course, able to
- Identify major theories and trends in socio-economic thought
- Assess the impact of the Austrian school at international level
- Theorize pros and cons of public infrastructure ownership (like health care, transport, water management, etc.) and public sector based provision of services of general (economic) interest (public utilities, etc.)
- Theorize the pros and cons of market based provision of services of general interest
- Assess relevant contexts for innovative and effective procurement/forms of cooperation

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods and discussion

Sprache

Englisch

> MGO2C2 Legal Framework of SGI/SGEIs in the Europea…
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MGO2C2 Legal Framework of SGI/SGEIs in the European Union UE

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Pablo Collazzo, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

0.5SWS
2ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Essentials of EU procurement law and EU state aid law
- Interplays with EU competition law
- Disambiguation of Terminologies: SGIs/SGEIs
- Legal Contextualization of SGIs/SGEIs as a concept
- Remunicipalization from a legal point of view and relevant jurisdiction

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods and discussion

Sprache

Englisch

> MGO2C3 Management of SGI/SGEIs. Case Studies UE
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MGO2C3 Management of SGI/SGEIs. Case Studies UE

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

0.5SWS
2ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- European Case Studies
- Outcome Assessment
- Learnings and Conclusions

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods and discussion

Sprache

Englisch

> MAR2C1 Empirical Social Research ILV
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MAR2C1 Empirical Social Research ILV

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

1SWS
3ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Introduction to qualitative methods
- Introduction to quantitative methods
- Practical exercises of both methods based on case studies

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, case studies; blended learning

Sprache

Englisch

> MCO3C1 Introduction to Negotiation Skills ILV
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MCO3C1 Introduction to Negotiation Skills ILV

Vortragende: Botschafter Dr. Franz Cede , Hessam Habibi Doroh, BA MA MA, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

1SWS
3ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Negotiation Strategies
- Conflict Resolution
- Non-Verbal Communication

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, discussion

Sprache

Englisch

> MCO3C2 International Negotiation Skills ILV
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MCO3C2 International Negotiation Skills ILV

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

1.5SWS
4ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- The dynamics of international negotiations and mediations
- Skills to prepare for negotiations in a range of settings
- Explaining specific cases of negotiations

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, discussion

Sprache

Englisch

> MGO3C3 Policy Analysis and Governance of City Tran…
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MGO3C3 Policy Analysis and Governance of City Transformation ILV

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

1SWS
2ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Cities as Organizations: Interplay of Strategy and Structure, Smart City Governance and Stakeholder Management, New Ways of Collaboration and Impact
Promoters of Change: The Role of Project Champions, Promoters, Innovation Brokers & Change Agents and Opinion Leaders in Urban Context
A Critical Review of the Smart City Terminology
Strategies for City Transformation. Smart City Vienna Framework in Comparison with International Benchmarks
Measuring & Monitoring Progress: Metrics, Indicators, Rankings
Innovative Financing (Guest Speaker)

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lectureswith interactive formats, group works, break-out sessions and discussion

Sprache

Englisch

> MGO3C1 Good and E-Governance ILV
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MGO3C1 Good and E-Governance ILV

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Pablo Collazzo, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

2SWS
4ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Creation, development, and impact of the concept of 'good governance'
- Rule of law and democracy
- Anti-Corruption
- SDGs and Good Governance
- Good governance and ethics: business ethics, ethical standards in government, professional ethics
- E-Governance

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods and discussion

Sprache

Englisch

> MGO3C2 International Political Economy and Governa…
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MGO3C2 International Political Economy and Governance ILV

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk, Mag.a Marlies Stubits-Weidinger, MBA MSc

0.5SWS
2ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Basic Elements of International Trade Theory, Policies and International Money
- Global Governance in International Economics – the importance of G7, G20, IMF, World Bank and emerging institutions in Asia
- The Role of Multinational Enterprises in International Political Economy
- States, Regionals and Markets in the World Economy in the Era of Digitalization and (post-)Era of Globalization

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, discussion and students' presentations

Sprache

Englisch

> MML2C3 Fireside Chats/Public Lectures on Current T…
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MML2C3 Fireside Chats/Public Lectures on Current Topics UE

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

0.5SWS
3ECTS

Lehrinhalte

The content of the lectures and talks is related to urban policy and international affairs.

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods and discussion

Sprache

Englisch

> MIAC2 Introduction to EU Policies ILV
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MIAC2 Introduction to EU Policies ILV

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

0.5SWS
1ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Internal market policy
- Competition and state aid policy
- Green deal
- Innovation and research policy
- Structural and Cohesion policy
- Common Foreign and Security policy

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, discussion. Complementary self-study of given literature.

Sprache

Englisch

> MIAC3 Introduction to International Economic Law I…
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MIAC3 Introduction to International Economic Law ILV

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk, Mag.a Marlies Stubits-Weidinger, MBA MSc

0.5SWS
1ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Basic Principles of the International Legal Economic Order
- The Main Actors and Law Makers of International Economic Law
- Basic Elements of World Trade Law (GATT, GATS, TRIPS, Anti-Dumping Measures) and Regional Trade Agreements
- Introduction to Mechanisms of International Dispute Settlements and International Commercial Arbitration
- Comparison and Case Studies of the Regional Market Integrations

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, discussion and students' presentations

Sprache

Englisch

> Verfassen wissenschaftlicher Texte UE
Digitalisierung, Politik und Kommunikation more

Verfassen wissenschaftlicher Texte UE

Vortragende: Gerald Forstner, BEd, Maximilian Freissler, MA., Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

0.4SWS
1.5ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Grundlegende Fertigkeiten des wissenschaftlichen Arbeitens
- Umgang mit unterschiedlichen wissenschaftlichen Textsorten
- Literaturrecherche, Anwendung und korrekte Zitation
- Wissenschaftliches Schreiben, unterschiedliche wissenschaftliche Textsorten

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Vortrag, Diskussion, Übungen

Sprache

Deutsch