Lisa Janisch

Project and Science Communication Officer, VID/ÖAW

E-Mail: lisa.janisch(at)


Lisa Janisch joined the Vienna Institute of Demography (VID/OEAW) in January 2011. Ms. Janisch has over 10 years of work experience in the education industry, particularly in public relations, event management and project management. Prior to working at VID, Ms. Janisch was human resource manager at an international language school. Previously, she worked as a PR-manager at one of Austria’s leading event planning and design companies.

During her studies at Vienna University of Economics and Business, Corvinus University of Budapest and the University of Mannheim, she specialized in “Public Management” and “Management and Organisational Behaviour”. Ms. Janisch holds a Master's degree in Social and Economic Sciences from Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU) and is also a qualified trainer for adult education.

Areas of Expertise

  • Public Relations
  • Publication Management
  • Event Management
  • Project Management


Affiliation: VID/ÖAW
E-Mail: lisa.janisch(at)
Phone: +43 1 51581 7714

The Wittgenstein Centre aspires to be a world leader in the advancement of demographic methods and their application to the analysis of human capital and population dynamics. In assessing the effects of these forces on long-term human well-being, we combine scientific excellence in a multidisciplinary context with relevance to a global audience. It is a collaboration among the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW), the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the University of Vienna.