International relations; Diplomacy; Public policy; European politics
Cultural exchange between Austrians/Europeans and Americans; Cultural events including concerts, film screenings, exhibitions, theater, lectures, panel discussions and symposia
Skiing; Educating people about Austrian and European culture
Bachelor of Arts in Public Management, University of Applied Sciences, Vienna (2012)
Number Of Years In Profession:
Number Of Years In Current Position:
What Does He/She Attribute Success To:
He attributes his success to his conviction that there is so much to share about Austria's culture and traditions.
Why did you become involved in your profession or industry?:
He became involved in his profession because he was an officer in the Austrian Army, and he joined the foreign office in order to expand his his horizons.
Extended Bio Profile:
Mr. Pawlitschek has an extensive background in government administration, starting with a military appointment in 1980 as First Lieutenant in the Austrian Army. Prior to his current position, he served as an attaché and counselor of cultural affairs for the Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs, and he was the head
of the division of cultural public relations for the Ministry of European and Foreign Affairs.
Position Responsibilities and Duties:
Promoting Austrian culture on the East Coast; Planning, managing and organizing cultural events; Organizing exhibits on Austrian art; Collaborating with international colleagues on European culture and projects
Award for Professional Accomplishments, Great Britain
Where Will You Be In 5 Years:
In five years, Mr. Pawlitschek hopes to continue to educate people about the rich culture of Austria, and he hopes his teachings can help others to expand their view of the country and all it has to offer.