Annemarie Hofer

HUB MANAGEMENT | Head of Participative Legal Innovation

Annemarie Hofer

Annemarie Hofer is the Hub Manager of CIHG and head of Participative Legal Innovation.

She is responsible for science management and science communication and is involved in various projects as coordinator as well as a researcher. Among those projects are the H2020 project “SCALINGS – Scaling up Co-creation: Pathways and challenges for socially robust innovation in Europe“, the H2020 project “ETAPAS – Ethical Technology Adaption in Public Administration Services“, the H2020 project “EC2 – Energy Citizenship and Energy Communities for a Clean Energy Transition” and the project “REASON – Legal Requirements for statistical modelling”, funded by Land Steiermark.

Annemarie Hofer studied Environment and Bio-Resources Management at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences in Vienna.

In her work, Annemarie Hofer is primarily concerned with the interdisciplinary communication and processing of problems in innovation and technology law.

Prior to her employment at the University of Graz, she worked for an international consultancy firm in the field of legal compliance and organisational development and at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences in Vienna, where she focused on data protection in citizen science projects.


Contact: annemarie.hofer(at)

Selected Publications

Hofer, Annemarie; Eisenberger, Iris; Steininger, Stefan. Citizen-Science-Projekte datenschutzkonform gestalten – ein Leitfaden (Teil I). In: Dako : Datenschutz konkret. 4. 2018. 76-78.

Hofer, Annemarie; Eisenberger, Iris; Steininger, Stefan. Citizen Science-Projekte datenschutzkonform gestalten – ein Leitfaden (Teil II). In: Dako : Datenschutz konkret. 5. 2018. 100-103.

Hofer, Annemarie. A Newbie’s Perspective on the 4S Annual Meeting. Evansville. Society for Social Studies of Science. 2018


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