Michaela Jahrbacher studied Sociology at the Karl-Franzens-University of Graz.
Since 2013, she has been involved in various research projects, with her main focus being on process monitoring and process evaluation.
In addition Michaela Jahrbacher is responsible for the public sphere and the scientific communication as well for the organization of scientific events at the IFZ.
From 2014 to 2017, Michaela worked at the Alpen-Adria University and was responsible for the overall organization of the annual international STS Conference Graz (Critical Issues in Science, Technology and Society Studies). Since 2018, she continues to carry out these agendas at Graz University of Technology.
- (Process) Evaluation and (process) monitoring of educational measures
- Social science monitoring of research projects
- Public relations and scientific communication