Füricht-Fiegl, Gerda

Gerda Füricht-Fiegl teaches change management, social media, the EU political system, lobbying and political communication at the Danube-University Krems and other Austrian and international institutes. Her research focuses on political communication in the context of the EU. She has practical experience in managerial positions in communications and was head of corporate communications at a major Austrian business in the welfare and health sector. As part of her activities for the EU commission’s DG COMM she belonged to the press team of former Austrian EU commissioner Franz Fischler and served as press officer of a national delegation in the European parliament.