Lydia Wazir-Staubmann

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Vienna, Quellenstrasse 51 | B301

Dr. Lydia Wazir-Staubmann is Director of the OSUN ExEd Hub at CEU. As an experienced university professor, elearning course designer and instructional developer, she has designed and developed a variety of hybrid training solutions (e-learning, instructor-led training, virtual training sessions, and self-study programs). She has also designed blended learning and leadership programs for international organizations such as the UNODC, NGOs and for the private sector. She is a certified scrum product owner as well as a resilience and train-the-trainer instructor and holds workshops on virtual live trainings, modern workplace learning, agile leadership training, and teacher training workshops.  Lydia has also gained valuable experience as an entrepreneur, having founded and run a successful business for over 5 years before joining academia.


PhD in Political Science, University of Vienna, 2009
MA in International Relations, Webster University, 1998
Teaching Diploma, American University of Beirut, 1996
BA in Communications, Lewis & Clark College, USA, 1995
Certification as Train-the-Trainer and Resilience Trainer, 2020
Certification as Instructional Designer, 2020
Project Management, University of Graz, 2018
Scrum Product Owner, Scrum Alliance, 2017