Barbara Haider-Wilson studied history and Spanish at the University of Vienna where she also completed the sixtieth class of the Institut für Österreichische Geschichtsforschung (1992-1995). She has been a research associate at the Austrian Academy of Sciences since 1994. In the years 2000/01 she had a fellowship at the Institute for European History in Mainz. From 2013 to 2017, she coordinated the research unit 'International History'.
Period: 19th century.
Area: Habsburg Monarchy in an international context.
Topics: international history, Europe and Palestine, history of relations between the Orient and Occident, Habsburg Monarchy in the nineteenth century.