Univ.-Prof. Dr. Peter Parycek is Vice Rector for Educational Affairs/Academic Continuing Education and Digital Transformation (CDO) of the University for Continuing Education Krems (Danube University Krems); he was elected by the University Council on April 19, 2021.

Peter Parycek heads the Department of E-Governance in Business and Administration at Danube University Krems as University Professor for E-Governance. In January 2020, he took over the function of Chief Digital Officer (CDO) and is responsible for the implementation of the digitization strategy. In addition, he has headed the Competence Center Public IT (ÖFIT) at the Fraunhofer Fokus Institute Berlin since 2017, funded by the Federal Ministry of the Interior. In August 2018, he was appointed by Chancellor Angela Merkel to the German Federal Government's Digital Council. The nine-member international panel of experts advises the Chancellor and the German Federal Government in direct dialog.

Peter Parycek

„We are on the cusp of an education revolution in which we are redefining lifelong learning through the synergy of technology and creativity.“

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Peter Parycek

Vice-Rector for Educational Affairs / Academic Continuing Education and Digital Transformation (CDO)

Together with Univ.-Prof. Dr. Gerald Steiner, he is scientific co-lead of GovLabAustria, which was founded with the Federal Chancellery and offers an inter- and transdisciplinary experimental space for administration, civil society and business at the interface of theory and practice.

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Team for cross-faculty teaching

The team for cross-faculty teaching supports the University for Continuing Education Krems in the development and organization of study programs that are tailored to the needs of adult learners at all stages of life.

The university offers a range of study programs that are flexible in terms of time and place and can be individualized in terms of content, designing part-time bachelor's and master's programs as well as shorter continuing education programs that can be combined as stackable programs leading to an academic degree.

Further information on stackable programs

Data protection officers

The lawyer Dr. Daniel Stanonik LL.M. and
the lawyer Dr. Karsten Kinast LL.M., representing the law firm KINAST Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH,
are the external data protection officers, representing the responsible party on a reciprocal basis.

Lawyer Dr. Daniel Stanonik, LL.M.

Lawyer Dr. Karsten Kinast, LL.M.

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