Linz School of Education.

Established in 2016, the Linz School of Education is an all-university institute at the JKU, pooling and coordinating cross-faculty resources and responsibilities as part of the JKU's commitment to teacher education.


Weekdays Office Hours
Monday 8.00 AM - 3:45 PM
Tuesday 8.00 AM - 3:45 PM
Wednesday 8.00 AM - 3:45 PM
Thursday 8.00 AM - 3:45 PM


Linz School of Education


Johannes Kepler University Linz
Altenberger Straße 69
4040 Linz


Science Park 5, 4th Floor


The School of Education's Area of Responsibilities

Our core responsibilities lie in the areas of educational research in particular, as well as didactics in mathematics, computer sciences and natural sciences (MINT):


Coordinate and further develop the JKU's role in re-defining teacher education as well as coordinating the Master's degree program in School Management with special institutes at the JKU as well as with other partners in Upper Austria and in the "Central Cluster" (universities, colleges of education, classroom teaching), contributions in educational science and subject area didactics to other degree programs at the JKU as well as in continual education programs, and evaluating the PädagogInnenbildung Neu program. Degree programs at the JKU include Teacher Education Studies (secondary school, general education), Business Education, a graduate degree program in Civic Studies, a graduate degree program in School Management (post-grad program), subject area didactics, doctorate programs (PhD in Education), Humanities and Cultural Studies, and Social Sciences, Economics & Business.

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Educational science and subject area didactic research on issues in the field of teacher education, learning and teaching at schools, the education system and conditions on an international level, as well as supporting young researchers in doctorate degree programs.

Information and Public Relations

Coordinated information for students and public relations in support of research and teaching at the JKU in the subject areas  of didactics and educational research.


Organsiation Linz School of Education


Name Ext., E-Mail Address
Univ. Prof. DI Mag. Dr. Dr.h.c. Markus Hohenwarter 6871
Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Christoph Helm 7241