MMMag. Dr. Steindl Elisabeth, MSc

Research Associate

Schenkenstraße 4/2nd floor
1010 Vienna
T: +43-1-4277-34216

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Research Focus


Elisabeth Steindl has a multifaceted academic background, primarily in law and the arts. She works at the Department of Innovation and Digitalisation in Law as well as at the Platform Governance of Digital Practices, both at the University of Vienna. Her research on data protection and privacy aspects takes a special interest in the field of e-mental health and emerging mental technologies, such as emotion recognition and neuro technology. Her work focuses on questions of legal policy, legal ethics, and legal comparison at the intersection with the humanities and social sciences.

Elisabeth is a member of the Competency Group Public Mental Health of the Austrian Society for Public Health (ÖGPH), and of the IEEE Standards Association Sub-Committee on Ethical Assurance of Data-Driven Technologies for Mental Healthcare. Moreover, Elisabeth has been asked to serve as a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the WWTF project ‘Prototyping a serious game intervention promoting mental health literacy in children and adolescents’. 

Prior to rejoining the University of Vienna, Elisabeth worked at arts faculties at different European universities, including the University of Nottingham (GB), the Univerzita Konštantína Filozofa v Nitre (SK), and the Università di Napoli L’Orientale (IT).


Curriculum Vitae

List of Publications

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Involvement in third-party funded projects