M.A. Gorazd A. Weiss

Bereich: Forschungspolitik & Entwicklung

Funktionen am ZSI: Head of Unit/ Board of Management Member/ Senior RTDI Expert, Trainer


  • Phone: ++43-1-495 04 42 / +43 (0) 14950442-39
  • Fax: ++43-1-495 04 42 / 40
  • Email:


Arbeits- und Forschungsschwerpunkte:

Gorazd A. WEISS, senior expert and Head of Deparment "Research Policy and Development".  His key competencies include research on RTDI policies, Development, RRI and Open Science, Gender issues, social entrepreneurship,  co-design and co-creation of technical solutions, as well as coordination and management of international RTDI cooperation projects. Since 2010, Gorazd has conducted dozens of trainings, workshops, info sessions and summer schools on the following topics: successful proposal writing for researchers, responsible research and innovation for different target groups (e.g. policy makers, researchers, Higher Education Institutions, Horizon EUROPE National Contact Points, Horizon Europe Widening Countries, Civil Society Organizations (NGOs) and SMEs). Gorazd has, and continues to be involved in many RTDI projects around the world. Between 2008 and 2024 he was also involved in the organisation of several scientific events (i.e. workshops, focus groups, international conferences) for researchers and policy makers, on topics such as sustainable development, energy, climate change, migration, and NCP systems, etc.). Between 2005 and 2024 he was involved in more than 40 international RTDI projects funded by European Commission (FP5, FP6, FP7, H2020, Horizon Europe, EuropeAid-Technical Assistance, Interreg), other international (e.g. UNESCO, UNIDO) and national funded projects as a researcher, senior research project manager, senior expert or Coordinator.


Laufende und abgeschlossene Projekte:

Weitere Publikationen:

  • Haegeman K.,Spiesberger, M.,Weiss, G., Veselitskaya N.,Sokolov, A.(2015):FTA supporting effective priority setting in multi-lateral research programme cooperation: The case of EU–Russia S&T cooperation .

  • Haegeman, K., Marinelli, E. Perez, S.E., Carat, G., Warnke,P., Degelsegger, A., Weiss, G. (2013): ERA Fabric Map – First Edition. European Commission, (EUR 25451 EN)

  • Spiesberger, M., Miener t M., Sonnenburg, J., Haegeman H.,Ozkan, O., Sokolov, A. Weiss, G.,Kahle,A., Schuch, K. Haliloglu, I.,KuklinaI.,Marinelli,E.,Balashova, M. (2013). Towards a vision for research, technology and innovation cooperation between Russia and the EU, its Member States and Associated Countries (2013)

  •  Polzer, M., Rasekola,E.,Weiss, G. (2006): Raising Public Awareness in Science and Technology among Ethnic Minorities (241-253) in Publication: Science Policy and Human Resources Development in South-Eastern Europe in the Context of European Integration (Edited by Gajdusek, Mayr, Polzer)

  • Krusic, S., Polzer, M., Nechifor,I., Weiss, G.(Eds) (2007): DVD – Video-presentations: International Conference: Why invest in Science in SEE?, UNESCO- ROSTE 


Teilnahme an folgenden Veranstaltungen:


Socialmedia Aktivitäten