Silvia Klettner

University Assistant Mag. BA

Phone:  +43-1-58801-12612

Silvia Klettner is a researcher and lecturer at the Research Division Cartography. She received her Mag. (MSc) Degree in Psychology at Vienna University and a BA Degree in Landscape and Architectural Psychology from BOKU Vienna. Since 2011 she has been working as researcher in projects related to human factors in  cartography and mobility research. Her research focuses on human cognition, visual communication, and human-environment-interaction.


Publications at Research Group Cartography

Projects at the Research Group Cartography

  • EmoMap — Emotion mapping for pedestrian navigation
  • fem2map —  Female participation in VGI-projects

Research interests

Map cognition and experience, emotion mapping, cartographic communication, critical cartography


  • VU 127.030 — Thematic Cartography in Regional Planning
  • VU 127.026 — Applied Cartography