Research at Webster Vienna

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  • Business and Management Research News

    Prof. Dr. Pernille Eskerod, Professor of Management, is thrilled that her recent contribution to the Oxford Research Encyclopedia has been published. Her chapter, titled “A Stakeholder Perspective: Origins and Core Concepts,” describes the nascent beginnings of stakeholder management theory as conceived in the mid-20th Century in both Sweden and the United States, and tracks the developments thereof over the ensuing decades. 

  • International Relations Research News

    Webster Vienna IR faculty member Prof. Jozef Bátora and his co-authors have published a new research article titled “Spaces and Institutional Logics in Post-Conflict Settings of Mitrovica” in the Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding.

  • Media Communications Research News

    Dr. Anthony Löwstedt is working for the third straight summer as an evaluator for the Portuguese public science and technology fund, FCT. He is evaluating the 96 top applications in the fields of media and communications, political science, and law, as the first reader for ten, second reader for another ten, and on various panels for the rest of the applications. 

  • Psychology Research News

    Among competitive sports, psychological and team-related factors play an important role in achieving successful outcomes. The purpose of this study was to examine the role of mental toughness (MT), competitive anxiety (CA), team cohesion (TC), in rugby performance. Participants were 39 female athletes competing at the 2019 Austrian Women’s 7s Series Championship Tournament.