About

Privatdozent

Dr. Jürgen Wallner, MBA


Present positions

  • Chief Ethicist (Clinical Ethics, Organizational Ethics, Social Ethics), Hospitaller Order of St. John of God, Austria (Barmherzige Brüder Österreich)
  • Privatdozent for Legal Ethics at University of Vienna's Faculty of Law; Lecturer for Legal Philosophy at Johannes Kepler Universität Linz

Professional career

From 2001 to 2010 Wallner worked at University of Vienna: starting as a pre-doc with a research project at the Institute for Ethics and Law in Medicine, then as a post-doc at the Department of Legal Philosophy, Law of Religion and Culture at University of Vienna's Faculty of Law.

From 2008 to 2010 Wallner was awarded the APART grant by the Austrian Academy of Sciences and persued his habilitation project at the Center for Clinical Bioethics at Georgetown University in Washington, DC.

In October 2010, he was appointed head of human resources and organizational development at Barmherzige Brüder Wien, in 2016 to his present position at Barmherzige Brüder Österreich. He has remained part of University of Vienna's Faculty of Law as Privatdozent.

Since March 2014, Wallner has been a member of the Austrian Bioethics Commission at the Federal Chancellery.

Academic achievements

  • Habilitation in legal ethics at University of Vienna's Faculty of Law (2012).
  • Dissertation in medical ethics at University of Vienna's Institute for Ethics and Law in Medicine (2003).
  • APART grant by the Austrian Academy of Sciences (2008).

Academic affiliations

Memberships in academic associations

  • Academy for Ethics in Medicine (AEM)
  • European Society for Philosophy in Medicine and Healthcare (ESPMH)
  • Austrian Society for Anaesthesiology, Resuscitation, and Intensive Care Medicine (ÖGARI)
  • American Society for Bioethics and Humanities (ASBH)
  • Austrian Society for Public Health (ÖGPH)
  • Austrian Society for Canon Law (ÖGKR)

Education

  • Catholic theology and Law at University of Vienna.
  • Healthcare management at Medical University of Vienna.
  • Systemic consulting and management at Beratergruppe Neuwaldegg.

Certifications

  • Ethics Consultant in Healthcare Organizations (Akademie für Ethik in der Medizin)
  • Coordinator für Ethics Consultation in Healthcare Organizations (Akademie für Ethik in der Medizin)
  • Trainer for Ethics Consultation in Healthcare Organizations (Akademie für Ethik in der Medizin)

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Dr. Jürgen Wallner