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Christa Walenta

Christa Walenta has been the head of BA in Business Administration and Psychology at Ferdinand Porsche FernFH since 2008. Her main fields of teaching and research are leadership psychology and management topics, diversity in organisations, personnel and organisational development as well as learning and working in virtual space.

Career path

Since 2012    

Deputy Head of Academic Board of Ferdinand Porsche FernFH

Since 2008

Programme director BA in Business Administration & Psychology,

2005 – 2008

Project collaborator and trainer, Department of Educational Psychology,
University of Vienna

2005 – 2007

Lecturer & researcher and freelance trainer at the
Department of Gender and Diversity Management,
Vienna University of Economics and Business

2001 – 2004

Senior Consultant and Head of Competence Centre Potential Analysis and
Development, Wentner-Havranek Institute for Management Consulting/
Deloitte, lecturer at University of Applied Sciences and Universities

1996 – 2001

University assistant at the University of Vienna, Institute of Psychology,
Business Psychology group

1994 – 1996

Assistant teacher at the University of Vienna, Institute of Psychology;
project assistant at the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Health and
Medical Sociology, adult educator



1996 – 2000

Doctorate in Business Psychology / University of Vienna

1999 – 2000

Further training in narrative counselling and therapy

1994 – 1996

Course for process moderation and systemic organisational development

1992 – 1993

Training as group leader, adult education course

1989 – 1995

Diploma in psychology/University of Vienna

Bild: Christa Walenta © August Lechner

Christa Walenta

BA in Business Administration and Psychology
Programme director