Daniele Karasz holds a PHD in Social Anthropology. He is Associated Researcher at the LAA (Laboratoire Architecture Anthropologie) der Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Paris La Villette - LAVUE. He teaches at the Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology of the University of Vienna and at the Centre for Sociology of the Faculty of Architecture and Planning at TU Wien. He has coordinated numerous research projects and was part of interdisciplinary teams planning as well as realizing subsidized housing estates in Vienna. He was responsible for the development and implementation of museum education programs in the fields of urban history and migration. Daniele Karasz is co-founder and director of Search and Shape.