Denise Watzenig joined IIASA early in 2014. Ms. Watzenig is responsible for the overview of externally funded research projects with a main focus on financial management. She is also involved in the general management of the program.
Before joining IIASA, Ms. Watzenig worked for the International Organization for Migration (IOM), the Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Organization (CTBTO) and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). Ms. Watzenig holds a Master's degree in Advanced International Studies (M.A.I.S.).