Mag. Johannes Kaska


Project team member at the departement as of October 1, 2017 to 2020 on the project: The Role of Wealth in Defining and Constituting Kinship Spaces from the 16th to the 18th Century

Education and Experience

  • 2013 Mag. phil. (University of Vienna)
  • Since 2013: Study of master degree “Historical research, auxiliary sciences and archival studies”

Areas of Research

  • Property and Wealth, Inheritance Practices and Marital Property Regimes
  • Austrian land markets in late medieval and early modern times
  • Urfehden in the Austrian area in the late middle ages

Research Projects

 Secondary Employment

Since 2013: assistant archivist in Heiligenkreuz Abbey (Lower Austria)

Selected Publications

  • „Analyse ausgewählter Urfehdebriefe des österreichischen Raumes im Spätmittelalter“ [Master thesis (Diplomarbeit) Vienna 2013]