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Works Council for Academic Personnel

The Works Council

  • represents all academic staff at TU Graz in all areas related to labour law: labour constitution, employee law, employee protection, law on working times, social insurance, etc.
  • works to ensure compliance with and implementation of valid acts, regulations, contracts, decrees and orders designed to benefit employees.
  • is active in the area of collective contract and employment agreement.
  • makes suggestions for the improvement of working conditions and safety.
  • has a say in personnel matters and the right to object in the case of notice of termination or dismissal. 



Evelyn Krall, Source: Krall
Evelyn Krall, Chairperson

We represent around 2000 academic staff at TU Graz. Staff can contact us to discuss concerns and problems at any time: we are happy to organise individual meetings and advice sessions. All personal concerns and information are, of course, treated with the strictest confidentiality.


Evelyn KRALL
Ass.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn.
Phone: +43 316 873 8882

Office of the Works Council for Academic Personnel
Mandellstraße 15/I
8010 Graz

Phone: +43 316 873 7100

Jörg Schröttner

Assoc.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn.
Second Deputy
Phone: +43 316 873 7395


Harald Unterweger

Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn.
Second Deputy
Phone: +43 316 873 6200


In accordance with the Labour Constitution Act (ArbVG) § 38, the Works Council has the task of protecting and promoting the economic, social, cultural and health-related interests of employees.

Elections of Works Councils are regulated in the Labour Constitution Act (ArbVG) § 52.

Information for Employees of TU Graz

In the TU4U intranet:

Works Council for Academic Personnel