Inclusion as a research area of social work means more than just the integration of marginalised social groups. It is about true participation in society.



Developing new fields of action for social enterprises

(No) Baggage: About things brought along, left behind and newly acquired in the context of flight and expulsion (1945/2015)

Reconstructing the meaning of things (symbolic and identity-creating) in the context of flight and expulsion as well as the concrete use or appropriation of things in everyday life using a biographica...

Digitalizing Youth Politics

Opportunities and obstacles of digital communication for local democratic processes and youth participation in Lower Austria


The project "TerminalOnRail2" examines the technical possibilities of a rail based feeder system for airports based on already existing infrastructure.


Zahorka, F. (2019, June). Projekt Umbrello: Digitale.Dorf.Dienste. Presented at the Mental Health 2.0? Internetbasierte Interventionen in der Behandlung und Prävention psychischer Erkrankungen., Stockerau.
Auer Voigtländer, K. (2019, October). Inclusion and exclusion practices referring to recognized refugees in rural communities and implications for social work. Presented at the IFSW european conference, Wien.
Rüger, B., & T. Shibayama. (2019, July). Towards Baggage Drop off in Airport Train (Kuukou-Shanai-ni-okeru Bageji-Doroppu-ofu-ni Mukete). Presentation presented at the Stakeholder meeting towards implementation of "fast travel" program, Tokyo, Japan.
Michelberger, F., & Größbacher, S. (2019). Methods for Reducing Fears of Passengers in the Mobility System. In Proceedings of 23rd International Scientific Conference - Part III (pp. 1239–1243). Palanga, Lithuania.
Wagner, A., Graf, P., & Michelberger, F. (2019). Improving the passive security. Presented at the Novi Horizonti, Doboj.
Rüger, B. (2019). Effizienzsteigerung von Reisezügen durch geeignete Innenraumkonzepte. In 30 Jahre Hochleistungsbahnen in Österreich - Bilanz und Ausblick (Vol. 95 (2019), pp. 49–54). Wien: OVE Schriftenreihe.
Rüger, B. (2019, December). Customer-oriented railway wagons. Poster presented at the Innorail 2019, Budapest, Hungary.
Redelsteiner, C., Moser, M., & Zahorka, F. (2019). Gemeinwesenzentrum Orth an der Donau. gemeinsam.gesundheit.gestalten. (Projektbericht). St. Pölten: Ilse Arlt Institut für soziale Inklusionsforschung.
Aigner, W. (2018, June). Media-Assisted Healthcare \& Living: Daten besser nutzbar machen mit Interaktiven Technologien. Keynote presented at the ADV e-Health Conference, Vienna.
Doppler, J., Rottermanner, G., Sommer, S., Pflegerl, J., Judmaier, P., & Gradl, C. (2018). Spielerisch zur neuen Technik. User Centered Design verbessert Technologieakzeptanz im Alter (Vol. 23). Wien, Österreich: Springer.