Reingard Rauch, Dr. iur. Dr. phil.

1955: Born

Attended schools at Neudau/Styria and in Vienna

1973/74: Apprenticeship and exam for antiquarian book trade

Studies in Vienna

1978: Doctorate in law

1978/79: Postgraduate diploma course in Arts Administration at City University, London. With a British Council scholarship

1979: Internships at ArtScribe and Arts Review

since 1980: Employment by the Böhlau publishing house, then free lance lectorate in particular for the Zeitschrift der Savigny-Stiftung für Rechtsgeschichte (Savigny journal)

1981: Award from the Viennese Chamber of Commerce

1981: The doctoral thesis „Austrian arts funding since 1970 – subsidies for playwrights by the federal government“ is published as a monograph in the series Maske und Kothurn, Böhlau publishing house

1982: Doctorate in philosophy (Theater Science) sub auspiciis praesidentis

1982: Moved to Frankfurt

1984: Moved to Graz; three sons

2006: Appointed member of the University Council at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Graz; vice-chair; chair 2008–2013

2012–2016: Elected member of ICMAC Advisory Board (International Society of Medieval Canon Law)

2014: Honorary Order (Grand Gold) by the Government of Styria2015: Article in the handbook „Rechtsprobleme im Kulturbetrieb“ (Legal Problems in Arts Administration, ed. H. Konrad), 2015, p. 335-362

Various board activities; council member Alpbach European Forum


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