Our partner Univ.-Prof (FH) Mag. Dr. Franz Pegger received the distinguished International Education Faculty Achievement Award.
The Management Center Innsbruck (MCI) published the following press release (translation by us):
The International Association of University Professors (IAUP) conferred the International Education Faculty Achievement Award on Prof. Dr. Franz Pegger
The administration of the Management Center Innsbruck (MCI) is delighted about this particular honour. In recognition of his outstanding performance in teaching and in academic quality assurance the International Association of University Professors (IAUP) conferred the prestigious International Education Faculty Achievement Award on the chairman of the MCI School Faculty Dr. Franz Pegger.
The IAUP is an international association of university and college presidents. Their main aims are to encourage academic cooperation and to promote internationalisation and the development of a global vision for sustainable tertiary education. The International Education Faculty Achievement Award can be conferred by the IAUP to persons who have rendered outstanding work in furthering these goals. The work done by Prof. Dr. Franz Pegger was considered exemplary. From an early stage Prof. Dr. Pegger was involved in the preparation work in developing and setting up the MCI and since then has been active as an inspiring teacher and competent legal counsel of the business school. In 2004 he was endowed with the title FH Professor and in 2012 he was appointed chairman of the MCI School Faculty.
Professor Pegger is highly regarded for his extensive expertise, in knowledge, teaching and practice and has been a highly committed associate of the MCI for many years. Prof.- Dr. Franz Pegger is the second person at the MCI to be honoured with the International Education Faculty Achievement Award, it was also received by Prof. Dr. Bernd Ebersberger in 2012. The MCI Team and Faculty express their heartfelt congratulations.