Gudrun Pichler

Deputy Representative Austria

Universität Graz
PR officer

Gudrun Pichler has been the Austrian deputy representative in the EUPRIO steering committee since 2014.

She studied English and French at the University of Graz and gained her Master’s degree in 1997.

From 1998 to 2003 she worked as a publications production manager, journalist and proofreader for various trade magazines, and, from 2000 to 2003 for the Austrian hairdressers’ journal ‘overhead’.

Since 2004 she has been a PR officer at the University of Graz with a focus on research communication and has been editor in chief of UNIZEIT – the research magazine of the University of Graz.

Her current tasks include, among others, the organisation of events to communicate research to the public, such as the Austrian Researchers’ Night.