Mag. Dr. Gerhard Hovorka
German (mother tongue), English (competent language use)
Studied social and economic sciences, majoring in economics (Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration). Doctorate in social and economic sciences (1996).
Scientist and head of the department "Economic and Environmental Analyses" at the Federal Mining Research Institute (since 2001); works council, safety representative.
Collaboration with Mountain Partnership, Mountain Forum, BEIGEWUM. Delegate to the Committee of Evaluation Experts for Rural Development Programmes in Brussels; Coordinator of the BMLFUW's evaluation experts.
National and international research projects on EU agricultural policy, mountain area policy, mountain agriculture, agricultural support systems and income analyses, evaluations