Monika VANA : Curriculum vitae 

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Curriculum vitae (The MEP is solely responsible for the information published)  
Updated: 23/02/2015 

Education (qualifications and diplomas) 

  • 1992-2000 : University, Economics: Graduate in business and administrative information technology and doctorate in social and economic sciences from Vienna University of Technology
  • 1994-1995 : Non-university post-secondary education, public administration: EU Curriculum at the Austrian Federal Academy of Public Administration

Professional career 

  • 1994-1995 : Adviser on European matters in the Federal Chancellery, Federal Ministry for Women's Affairs
  • 1995-2001 : Europe specialist in the Green Parliamentary Club, university lecturer
  • 2001-2014 : Municipal councillor, member of the regional parliament, city councillor (2005-2010), deputy Chair of the municipal council (2012-2014)

Political career 

Offices held in a political party or national trade union  
  • 2001-2014 : Executive functions: Austrian Association of Cities and Towns, Public Sector Business Association, Austrian 'Frauenring' women's organisation; Federal executive committee, 'Grüne Bildungswerkstatt' green education foundation
  • 07/2014-2014 : Member of the Green Club in the Austrian Nationalrat
Offices held in an international political party organisation or an international trade union organisation  
  • 2009-2012 : Member of Global Greens Coordination
Offices held in other European organisations  
  • 2009-2014 : Member of the General Assembly of the Green European Foundation (GEF)
  • 2009-2012 : Executive committee of the European Greens
  • 2014-2014 : Delegate in the Council of the European Greens

Other activities 

  • 2010-2014 : Executive committee of the Vienna Employment Promotion Fund (waff)
  • 2001-2010 : Spokesperson on women for the Vienna Greens