Please note that the information on the institutes listed below is only partly available in English.

Assigned to the Rectorate

Institute for Social Aesthetics and Mental Health
Head: Univ. Prof. Dr. Michael Musalek

Interdisziplinäres Forschungsinstitut für Gesundheitsrecht und -wissenschaft
Head: Prof. Dr. Roland Schlesinger MBA, MPH
Past name: „Department of Health Law & Science“
The institute is currently undergoing restructuring.

Assigned to the Faculty of Psychotherapy Science

Institute for Qualitative Psychotherapy Research
Head: Assoz. Prof. Dr. Kathrin Mörtl

Institute for Psychotextology and Philosophical Psychotherapy Studies
(Before: Institute for Hermeneutic Therapy School Research & Therapy School Dialogue)
Heads: Univ.-Prof. DDr. Kurt Greiner / Ass.-Prof. Dr. MMag. Martin Jandl

Institute for Psychosomatics
Heads: Univ. Prof. Dr. Jutta Fiegl / Assoz. Prof. Dr. Kathrin Mörtl

Institute for Transcultural and Historical Research
Head: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Stephan Steiner

Institute for Infant, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy
Head: Gabriela Pap, MSc.

Institute for Psychoanalytic-Ethnological Disaster Research
Head: Univ.-Prof. Mag. DDr. Bernd Rieken

Institute for Mental Health and Business
Head: Mag. Dr. Monika Spiegel

Institute for Behavioural Addictions and Addiction Research
Head: Dr. Dominik Batthyány

Institute for Ageing Research
Head: Univ.-Doz. Dr. Gerald Gatterer

Institute for Futures Research in Human Sciences
Head: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Reinhold Popp

Institute for Training Research
Heads: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jutta Fiegl

Linz Institute for Basic and Methodological Research
Head: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Thomas Stephenson

Institute for Transgenerational Trauma Transfer Research
Head: Ass.-Prof. Dr. Erzsébet Fanni Tóth

Institute for Security Research and Crisis Management
Head: Mag.(FH) Dr. Gerd HIESS, BSc MSc

Assigned to the Faculty of Psychology

Institute for Statistics
Head: Ass.-Prof. Dr. Jan Aden, MSc.

Institute for Qualitative Social Research
Head: Ass.-Prof. Katharina Hametner

Institute for Counselling and Management Sciences
Head: MMag.a Melanie Rückert & Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Gerhard Benetka

Institute for Future Psychology and Future Management
Director: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Thomas Druyen

Institute for Wealthibility and Wealth Psychology
Director: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Thomas Druyen

Freud CanBeLab – Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience and Behavior Laboratory
Head: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Peter Walla PD

Institute for Health Communication and Prevention
Head: Prof. Dr. Dr. Fred Harms

Institute for RemembranceCulture
Head: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Gerhard Benetka

Assigned to the Faculty of Medicine

Institut für Psychosomatik der Medizinischen Fakultät
Head: Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil. habil. Christiane Eichenberg