Markus’ research addressed mainly topics on applied concepts of IT security and semantic database solutions. Lately, his interests focus on motivation, non-violent communication (NVC) according to Marshall B. Rosenberg, organizational development and employee participation models, Fake News and Sustainable Software Systems.
Markus graduated with a master’s degree in International Business Administration from the University of Vienna. During 10 years of work as IT security consultant and software project manager he carried out various customer projects. He introduced and taught several lectures on IT security at TU Wien and was responsible for the IT management of the Institute for Software Technology and Interactive Systems.