Austrian Research Promotion Agency FFG
Klaus Pseiner earned his PhD in biology (ecology) at Vienna University. After working for two years as a student assistant at the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Klaus Pseiner accepted a position at Dornier GmbH. Afterwards he was project manager at Österreichische Raumfahrt- und Systemtechnik GmbH and became head of strategic technology planning at ESA/ESTEC in 1989. In 1998, he was appointed managing director of the Austrian Space Agency (ASA). Since 2004 Klaus Pseiner is General Manager of the Austrian Research Promotion Agency FFG.