Mag. Dr.

Klaus Illmayer

(+43 1) 51581 – 2261


… received 2017 his PhD in Theater, Film, and Media Studies from the University of Vienna, where he also  worked as technician at the Departement of Theater, Film, and Media studies and as a postdoctoral researcher in an FWF funded project. Since graduating in 1998 at Technical College HTBLA Kaindorf/Sulm in Styria, Austria he also practices software development (coding and managing) especially for research data oriented projects. His research interests include digital documenting and archiving of cultural expressions – especially theatrical and performative events – as well as data modelling and establishing digital workflows for research.

At the ACDH-CH, Klaus is part of the research unit DH Research & Infrastructure. He is currently working for the EU funded H2020 project EOSC Future building up the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC). He is also involved in the projects “Repository Landscape” and “SSH Open Marketplace”. Additionally, he is contact point and maintainer of the ACDH-CH Vocabulary service.


  • Ivana Ilijasic Versic,, Vanja Komljenovic, Martina Drascic, Irena Vipavc Brvar, Elizabeth Lea Bishop, Daan Broeder, Maria Eskevich, et al. 2020. SSHOC Data Management Plan - DMP. doi:10.5281/zenodo.3931490.
  • Illmayer, Klaus. 2020. Openness in Forschungsprojekten: PARTHENOS Standardization Survival Kit (SSK). Mitteilungen der Vereinigung Österreichischer Bibliothekarinnen und Bibliothekare 72: 392-407. doi:10.31263/voebm.v72i2.3221.
  • Ďurčo, Matej, Klaus Illmayer, and Laure Barbot. 2019. Inventory of existing learning materials. doi:10.5281/zenodo.3596003.
  • Barbot, Laure, Yoan Moranville, Frank Fischer, Clara Petitfils, Matej Ďurčo, Klaus Illmayer, Tomasz Parkoła, Philipp Wieder, and Sotiris Karampatakis. 2019. System Specification - SSH Open Marketplace. doi:10.5281/zenodo.3547649.
  • Degl’Innocenti, Emiliano, Roberta Giacomi, Susanne Haaf, Steven Krauwer, Klaus Illmayer, Antonio Davide Madonna, and Maurizio Sanesi. 2018. Report on the Assessment of Interoperability, Services and Tools.
  • Illmayer, Klaus. 2017. TheaterMedienWissenschaft. Mediendiskurse in der Theaterwissenschaft. Wien: Universität Wien.
  • Krauwer, Steven, Karolien Verbrugge, Sara Di Giorgio, Claus Spiecker, Christos Chatzimichail, Emiliano Degl'Innocenti, Hélène Gautier, et al. 2017. Report on the assessment of data policies and standardization.
  • Romary, Laurent, Piotr Banski, Jack Bowers, Emiliano Degl’Innocenti, Matej Ďurčo, Roberta Giacomi, Klaus Illmayer, et al. 2017. Report on standardization.
  • Hollander, Hella, Francesca Morselli, Femmy Admiraal, Anders Conrad, Thorsten Trippel, Douwe Zeldenrust, Paola Ronzino, Sara Di Giorgio, Antonio Davide Madonna, and Mark Hedges. 2017. Guidelines for Common Policies Implementation (1).
  • Romary, Laurent, Emiliano Degl’Innocenti, Klaus Illmayer, Adeline Joffres, Emilie Kraikamp, Nicolas Larrousse, Maciej Ogrodniczuk, Marie Puren, Charles Riondet, and Dorian Seillier. 2016. Standardization Survival Kit.
  • Peter, Birgit, Klaus Illmayer, Nora Probst, Vivien Aehlig, Mayte Zimmermann, Daniel Rademacher, Lucas Herrmann, and Jeanne Bindernagel. 2016. Über Setzungen: Sieben Positionen zu Epistemen. In Episteme des Theaters: Aktuelle Kontexte von Wissenschaft, Kunst und Öffentlichkeit, eds. M. Cairo, Hannemann, M., Haß, U., and Schäfer, J., 41-63. Bielefeld: transcript.