Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil. M.A.

Georg Vogeler

(+43 1) 51581 – 2220


Georg Vogeler studied Historical Auxiliary Sciences in Freiburg (Brsg.) and Munich. In 2002 he received his PhD with a study on late medieval tax registers of German territories and in 2016 the venia docendi for his Habilitationschrift on the use of the charters of Frederic II (1194-1250) by his contemporaries in Italy.

His research interests are in the field of late medieval administrative records, the diplomatics of the charters of Frederic second, digital diplomatics, digital edition and the application of semantic web technologies to humanities research questions. He has received several international grants in these fields.

Between 1997 and 2011, Georg Vogeler worked at Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich (LMU, Chair for Auxiliary Sciences), and won a Fedor Lynen fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation for a stay at the Università del Salento in Lecce, and a research fellowship at the German Research Centre in Venice.

He has been employed at Graz University at the Zentrum für Informationsmodellierung – Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities since 2011 and started his full professor for Digital Humanities at Graz University in 2016.

Georg Vogeler is founding member of the Institut für Dokumentologie und Editor (http://www.i-d-e.de), technical director the monasterium-consortium (http://www.monasterium.net) and became a member of the board of directors of the Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities in 2018.


  • Bruseker, George, Bernard Hours, Georg Vogeler, Matthias Schlögl, Lodewijk Petram, Jelle Van Lottum, Rutger Van Koert, et al. 2018. On the Way to Semantic Interoperability for Historical Data: the Data for History Consortium. EADH 2018 - Detailed Programme.
  • Vogeler, Georg. 2018. Religion aus Daten? Zur digitalen Edition von religiösen Grundlagentexten. LIMINA - Grazer Theologische Perspektiven 1: 178-198.
  • Vogeler, Georg, Elisabeth Gruber, and Gabriele Schichta. 2018. Digitale Geisteswissenschaften und die Rückbindung an das Objekt: Ein Interview. MEMO. Medieval and Early Modern Material Culture Online: 1-9. doi:10.25536/20180201.
  • Vogeler, Georg. 2018. Was ist "DH"? Probleme und Perspektiven der Digitalen Geisteswissenschaften. In Germanistik digital : Digital Humanities in der Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft, eds. I. Börner, Straub, W., and Zolles, C., 12-30. Wien: Facultas.
  • Vogeler, Georg. 2018. Digital Diplomatics: The Evolution of a European Tradition or a Generic Concept?. In Studies in Historical Documents from Nepal and India, eds. S. Cubelic, Michaels, A., and Zotter, A., 85-109. Documenta Nepalica – Book Series, Band 1. Heidelberg: Heidelberg University Publishing. doi:10.17885/heiup.331.454.
  • Vogeler, Georg, Dana Persch, Claes Neuefeind, and Patrick Helling. 2018. Kritik der digitalen Vernunft. Abstracts zur Jahrestagung des Verbandes Digital Humanities im deutschsprachigen Raum, 26.02. - 02.03.2018 an der Universität zu Köln, veranstaltet vom Cologne Center for eHumanities (CCeH). Universität zu Köln. doi:10.18716/KUPS.8085.
  • Bürgermeister, Martina, Gerlinde Schneider, Stephan Makowski, Daniel Jeller, Jan Bigalke, Christian Theisen, and Georg Vogeler. 2018. „Software Aging“ in den DH: Kritik des reinen Forschungswillens. In Kritik der digitalen Vernunft. DHd2018. Konferenzabstracts, ed. G. Vogeler, 308-311. Köln.