About Bruno Niederbacher

1967 born in Bruneck/Italien.

1973-1981 Elementary school in Uttenheim; secondary school "Dr. Josef Röd" in Bruneck.

1981-1986 Humanistic gymnasium "Nikolaus Cusanus" in Bruneck.

1986-1989 Study of theology at the University of Innsbruck.

1989-1991 Noviciate in the Society of Jesus in Innsbruck.

1991-1993 Study of philosophy at the Munich School of Philosophy, M.A.

1993-1995 Youth work in the Jesuit youth center "MK" in Innsbruck.

1995-1997 Study of theology at Heythrop College in London.

1997-1999 Assistant of the novice master in the noviciate of the Society of Jesus in Innsbruck; member of Jesuit vocation team.

1999-2010 Assistant at the Department of Christlian Philosophy at the Faculty of Catholic Theology at the University of Innsbruck.

Nov. 20, 2003 Doctorate at the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg i. Breisgau. The subject of thesis: Glaube als Tugend bei Thomas von Aquin. Zur erkenntnistheoretischen und religionsphilosophischen Relevanz des thomasischen Ansatzes (Academic Advisor: Prof. Dr. Klaus Jacobi).

2010-2012 Assistant professor at the Department of Christlian Philosophy.

2011 Habilitation in Christian Philosophy.

Since March 1, 2012 Associated professor at the Department of Christlian Philosophy.

2013 - 2017 Head of the Department of Christlian Philosophy.

2014 - 2017 Präses of the Institutum Philosophicum Oenipontanum.