University of Music and Performing Arts
DDr. Karl-Gerhard Straßl MAS studied law at the University Vienna and organ (concert performance), cultural studies and postgraduate cultural management at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna. Since 2003 he works at the administration of the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna (mdw) and is head of the department of Organizational Law and Appointment Management for University Professors (ORB). He is the mdw plagiarism representative and responsible for establishment and leading the Competence Center for Academic Integrity.
Karl-Gerhard Straßl teaches at different universities and issued publications and articles in the field of university legislation, cultural rights and cultural policy. His interest is currently focused on Academic Integrity (particularly plagiarism), ghostwriting and artistic plagiarism. It is also important for him to be artistically active, therefore he works as organist at the Mt. Calvary Church in Vienna and conductor of two choirs.