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Alexander Rind

About Me / Curriculum Vitae

Alexander Rind
Alexander Rind
St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences
Institute of Creative\Media/Technologies

Matthias Corvinus-Strasse 15
A-3100 St. Pölten

phone: +43 2742 313 228–653
fax: +43 2742 313 228–869
email:

work experience

since 01/2014
St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences, Austria
Researcher at the Institute of Creative\Media/Technologies
10/2016 – 01/2018
University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria, Hagenberg, Austria
Lecturer at the School of Informatics, Communications and Media
03/2014 – 02/2015
Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Lecturer at the Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems
04/2011 – 12/2013
Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Researcher at the Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems, Information Engineering Group
03/2008 – 03/2011
Danube University Krems, Austria
Researcher at the Department of Information and Knowledge Engineering
12/2004 – 02/2008
Krems Research Forschungsgesellschaft, Austria
Researcher in the domain of e-Tourism
10/1999 – 06/2003
Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Teaching assistant for “Introduction to Programming”, “Distributed Systems”, “Web Engineering”, and “Modeling Techniques and Methods”

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education

since 03/2008
Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Ph.D. in Wirtschaftsinformatik
(german; comparable to Information Systems or Business Informatics)
since 10/2004
Vienna University of Technology, Austria
M.Sc. in Information & Knowledge Management
10/1998 – 07/2004
Vienna University of Technology, Austria
M.Sc. in Wirtschaftsinformatik
(german; comparable to Information Systems or Business Informatics)
Master thesis “A Survey and Classification of Web Engineering Methodologies”
Department of Information Systems, Supervisor: Prof. Mehdi Jazayeri
08/2001 – 01/2002
Lund University, Sweden
Semester abroad as graduate student in Informatik
(swedish; comparable to Information Systems)

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continuing education

09/2010
Middlesex University, London, UK
UKVAC Visual Analytics Summer School
Organisers: Dr. Simon Attfield & Prof. William Wong
09/2008 – 12/2009
Danube University Krems, Austria
Business English Support Training
03/2009
Austrian Science Fund (FWF), Vienna, Austria
Coaching Workshop for Scientists
09/2007
Technische Universität Dresden, Germany
Reasoning Web 2007 Summer School
09/2003 – 10/2003
Politecnico di Torino, Italy
BEST Course on Technology “From Azimuth to Zoom: the world through the ‘Looking Glass’”
10/2002 – 06/2003
Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria
Swedish
04/2003
Lund University, Sweden
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
BEST Course on Technology “Imagine a modern - BEST city!”
03/2003
L’École Supérieure d’ Électricité, France
BEST Course on Technology “Energy in Europe, Union or Confusion”
08/2001 – 11/2001
Lund University, Sweden
Swedish as a foreign language

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awards

2017
Lower Austrian Chamber of Commerce and the Province of Lower Austria
Recognition of excellent innovation
for the research project KAVA-Time
2016
Forum Media Technology
Best Paper Award for Rind et al., Exploring Media Transparency With Multiple Views
2015
IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology
Best Poster Award for Bögl et al., Visually and Statistically Guided Imputation of Missing Values in Univariate Seasonal Time Series
2012
Faculty of Informatics, Vienna University of Technology
Nomination to the Young Distinguished Alumnus Award for Stephan Hoffmann (co-supervised by Alexander Rind)
2010
Austrian Federal Ministry of Science and Research
Sparkling Science
Top 5 submission to the third call for the research project HorizonVis
2010
Lower Austrian Chamber of Commerce and the Province of Lower Austria
Recognition of excellent innovation
for the research project VisuExplore
2002
Province of Lower Austria
“Top” scholarship

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volunteer activities

since 2009
BEST Alumni Network
2002 – 2009
BEST Vienna
local chapter of the Board of European Students of Technology at Vienna University of Technology
Founding member, Secretary of the 1st board, Vice-President for IT of the 2nd board, Summer Course Organiser
2002 – 2005
BEST markeTeam
international committee of the Board of European Students of Technology for the coordination of marketing activities
Project manager/Editor for Annual Report, Editor for BESTtimes, Project manager for photo contest, Administrator for toolBox
2003 – 2005
Erasmus Student Network Mentor for exchange students at Vienna University of Technology
2001
Krischansta Nation Lund, Sweden
Bartender at students’ nightclub, pub, and café

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Last update: 2017-10-11 by Alexander Rind