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Prof. Arch. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Heiner Hierzegger

Heiner Hierzegger is an architect and spatial planner specialized in local planning, urban development planning and urban design. After his studies at the Graz University of Technology (1963 Diploma in Architecture and Structural Engineering), he obtained his license as an architect in 1972 and his doctorate in technical sciences in 1974. From 1996 - 2006 he was Professor for Local Spatial Planning at the Vienna University of Technology and from 2004 - 2006 he was head of the newly founded Department for Spatial Development, Infrastructure and Environmental Planning (today: Institute for Spatial Planning).