Grete Walter-Klingenstein#

Membership Number:4291
Membership type:ORDINARY
Section:HISTORY & ARCHAEOLOGY
Elected:2016
Main Country of Residence:AUSTRIA
Homepage(s):http://geschichte.uni-graz.at




Present and Previous Positions

  • 2000 Emeritus Professor, University of Graz.
  • 1998 - 2003 Director, Commission of History, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna
  • 2000 - 2003 Vice-president, Austrian Science Foundation, Vienna
  • 1990 - present Director of the Zinzendorf Project, Commission of Modern Austrian History, Graz-Vienna
  • 1976 - 2000 Professor of Early Modern History, University of Graz, Austria
  • 1964 - 1976 Lecturer ('Assistentin') at the Institute of History, University of Vienna

Fields of Scholarship
  • Early modern Habsburg Monarchy
  • Reform Era in eighteenth-century Habsburg Monarchy
  • Enlightenment and religious reform
  • History of nobility
  • History of courts and dynasties
  • Eighteenth-century International Relations
  • Karl von Zinzendorf and his Europe

Honours and Awards
  • Member of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (1996)
  • Honorary Member, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (2001)
  • Member of the 'Kuratoriums des Fonds zur Förderung der Wissenschaftlichen Forschung', Vienna (1997-2003)
  • Member of 'Lessing-Akademie', Wolfenbüttel
  • Fellow, Royal Historical Society, London
  • Robert A. Kann Memorial Lecturer, Centre for Austrian Studies, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA (1991)

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