Gallus Rieger

Gallus Rieger

Gallus Rieger

Dufourstrasse 50
9000 St. Gallen
Main Focuses
  • strategic planning
  • policy advice
  • legislative programm
  • forsight planning
  • stakeholder processes
  • political culture
  • demografic development
  • sustainable development
  • policy controlling
  • Public Corporate Governance
Fields of research
  • political programs
  • political culture
  • Stakholder processes
  • Public Corporate Governance

Law Studies University St. Gallen (2013)

ExecutiveMBA in International Public ManagementUniversityof Salzburg / Austria & St. Gallen University, Switzerland  (2005)

Doctoral Degreein Educational Science  (“Dr. phil“,equivalent to PhD)  (2000)

Dissertationtopic "School development issues in dispute“ University of Bern  (1997)

Master’s Degree (equivalent), (Swiss “Lizentiat - lic.phil. I“), University of Bern  (1995) Majors:German Language & Literature, Educational Science, Linguistics 

Professional Career

Head of Public Schools Oberuzwil since 7/2015

Head of Political Planning & Controlling Division (6/2008 – 6/2015)
District President Office Employee State Chancellery Office, Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland Managing 4 employees and 1 intern Head of Management Support  (5/2005 – 5/2008)
District President Office Employee and Head of Quality State Chancellery Office, Canton of St. Gallen Headof the Interreg Network Office, Eastern Switzerland  (4/2002 – 4/2005) (Interreg: a EU-funded program helping Europe’s regions form partnerships towork together on common projects in developing newsolutions to economic, social and environmental challenges)
District President Office Employee, Chancellery Office, Canton of St. Gallen Chiefof Staff  (3/2001 – 3/2002)

Personal employee of the Canton President’s Office – “MitarbeiterLandamman“) Department of the Interior, Canton of Aargau Research
Assistant  (2/1997 – 2/2001) Departmentof Teacher & Adult Training / Education, Culture & Sports Division, Canton of Aargau

Assistant for Admissions & Information (part-time)  (1/1996 – 1/1997) Graduate School of Business Administration (GSBA), Zürich

Research &Teaching Assistant (during PhD studies) (1/1995 – 1/1997) Institute for Educational Science, University of  Bern                

Teaching Activities Lecturer University of St. Gallen
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