Personendetails

Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

Lehre und Forschung

johannes.maerk@fh-campuswien.ac.at
+43 1 606 68 77-3863
+43 1 606 68 77-3869

Raum: D.3.19
Favoritenstraße 226
1100 Wien


Lehrveranstaltungen 2022/23

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: Hessam Habibi Doroh, BA MA MA, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

1 SWS   2 ECTS

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

MG01C4 Introduction to International Law ILV
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MG01C4 Introduction to International Law ILV

Vortragende: Botschafter Dr. Franz Cede

0.5 SWS   1 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Approaching modern IL, its history and structure, the key principles and the main sources of IL
- Peace and Security in the UN system (collective security, the functioning of the UN Security Council, UN peacekeeping operations), case studies
- The peaceful settlement of international disputes (negotiations, good offices,mediation, conciliation, arbitration, judicial settlement)
- The International Court of Justice (ICJ) and other international tribunals
- Refugee Law, the legal aspects of the migration crisis
- International Humanitarian Law
- Regional frameworks of multilateral cooperation (e.g. EU, Council of Europe, NATO, OSCE)

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, discussion

Sprache

Englisch

MGO1C1 Introduction to the European Union ILV
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MGO1C1 Introduction to the European Union ILV

Vortragende: Dr. Katharina Meissner-Schöller, Mag. Dr. Stefan Zotti , M.E.S.

0.5 SWS   1 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

- Historical development of the EU
- Legal basis (treaties)
- EU institutions
- European and national law
- EU budget and multi-annual financial framework

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung
Written Exam

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Blended learning: self-study of given literature, lecture and discussion to deepen and apply the subject matter

Sprache

Englisch

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

MGO1C2 International Governance and Institutions ILV

Vortragende: Mag. MSC Martin Kreutner, Mag.a Marlies Stubits-Weidinger, MBA MSc

0.5 SWS   1 ECTS

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

0.5 SWS   1 ECTS

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

0.5 SWS   3 ECTS

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: Hessam Habibi Doroh, BA MA MA, Mag. MSC Martin Kreutner, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

1 SWS   1 ECTS

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, Dipl.-Ing.in Elena Mitrenova, MA

0.5 SWS   2 ECTS

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

0.5 SWS   2 ECTS

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
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MAR2C1 Empirical Social Research ILV

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

1 SWS   3 ECTS

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

MGO3C1 Good and E-Governance ILV
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MGO3C1 Good and E-Governance ILV

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Pablo Collazzo, Prof. Dr.jur Eduard lvanov, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

2 SWS   4 ECTS

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

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

0.5 SWS   3 ECTS

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

MAR2C2 Research Design UE
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MAR2C2 Research Design UE

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

1 SWS   1 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Introduction and examples of research exposé
Preparation of master thesis

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, discussion; blended learning

Sprache

Englisch

MAR2C3 Applied Political Science ILV
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MAR2C3 Applied Political Science ILV

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

0.5 SWS   1 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Presentation of current research projects
Introduction to applied political science

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, discussion; case studies; blended learning

Sprache

Englisch

MAR4C1 Elaboration of Master Thesis I MT
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MAR4C1 Elaboration of Master Thesis I MT

0 SWS   5 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Master thesis

Prüfungsmodus

Endprüfung

Sprache

Englisch

MCO4C1 Strategic Networking ILV
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MCO4C1 Strategic Networking ILV

Vortragende: Dr. Irina Michalowitz

0.5 SWS   1 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Mechanics of strategic networking, lobbying, and public affairs campaigns with a special focus on digitalization
Historical background to effective public relations and lobbying, and the ethical and regulatory frameworks
Various techniques employed by lobbyists around the world
Guidance to plan and implement campaigns
Case studies

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, discussion and students' presentations

Sprache

Englisch

MCO4C2 EU Legal English UE
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MCO4C2 EU Legal English UE

Vortragende: Mag. Andrea Steiner

0.5 SWS   1 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Introduction into the main legal EU terminology
Understanding EU legal texts and Court of Justice's judgements

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Inter-active language training based on legal texts (legislation and judgements)

Sprache

Englisch

MCO4C3 Public Diplomacy and City Branding ILV
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MCO4C3 Public Diplomacy and City Branding ILV

Vortragende: Dr. Katharina Meissner-Schöller, Evelyne Onyedikachi

0.5 SWS   2 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Theoretical and historical foundations of public diplomacy and city branding
Strategies, tactics, and stakeholders in public diplomacy
Media relations, strategic media management, and crisis communication
Public diplomacy in the digital age
Brand management for cities and regions
Image and reputation management for cities in a globalized world
Implementation and evaluation of city branding strategies

Prüfungsmodus

Modulprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Interactive lectures with discussions, group activities, case studies (country cases and trends), individual tasks and exercises, simulations (crisis communication)

Sprache

Englisch

MPAC1 Professional Residency or Professional Work …
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MPAC1 Professional Residency or Professional Work Report PR

0 SWS   7 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Elaboration of a Report

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung
Report

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Self-study

Sprache

Englisch

MUP4C1 Austrian Politics in a Central European Con…
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MUP4C1 Austrian Politics in a Central European Context SE

Vortragende: Mag. Dr. Johan Frederik Hartle, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

0.5 SWS   1 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Milestones of Austrian/Central European History
Austrian politics within a Central European context
Basic elements of Austrian foreign policy
Austrian social policy and social partnership (Sozialpartnerschaft)
Austrian political party system

Prüfungsmodus

Endprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods and discussion

Sprache

Englisch

MUP4C2 Fireside Chats/Public Lectures on Current T…
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MUP4C2 Fireside Chats/Public Lectures on Current Topics UE

Vortragende: Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk, ao.Univ.-Prof.(i.R.) Dr. Heinz Nissel

0.5 SWS   3 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

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

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods and discussion

Sprache

Englisch

MAR3C1 Master Thesis Workshop UE
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MAR3C1 Master Thesis Workshop UE

Vortragende: PhDr. Petra Heidler, MBA, MSc, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

1 SWS   2 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Analysis and interpretation of interview transcript
Application of statistical methods

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with activating methods, exercise on the basis of concrete examples; blended learning

Sprache

Englisch

MAR3C2 Master Thesis Coaching SE
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MAR3C2 Master Thesis Coaching SE

Vortragende: Gerald Forstner, BEd, Prof. Dr. Johannes Maerk

1 SWS   2 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Methodical discussion of the master thesis
Discussion of the content and structure of the master thesis

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Lecture with blended learning

Sprache

Englisch

MAR4C1 Elaboration of the Master Thesis II MT
International Relations and Urban Policy more

MAR4C1 Elaboration of the Master Thesis II MT

0 SWS   19 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Master thesis

Prüfungsmodus

Endprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

-

Sprache

Englisch

MAR4C2 Master Thesis Exam AP
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MAR4C2 Master Thesis Exam AP

1 SWS   2 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Presentation of scientific poster
Oral exam

Prüfungsmodus

Endprüfung

Lehr- und Lernmethode

-

Sprache

Englisch

MPAC2 Visit to International/Municipal Organizatio…
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MPAC2 Visit to International/Municipal Organizations UE

2 SWS   5 ECTS

Lehrinhalte

Visit to international and municipal organizations in Vienna (and optionally in Brussels)

Prüfungsmodus

Immanente Leistungsüberprüfung
Report

Lehr- und Lernmethode

Discussion

Sprache

Englisch