Thomas Thaler had been working as a researcher at Ecologic Institute Vienna. His work focusesd on the implementation of the European Water Framework Directive (WFD). He is a German native speaker and works in Italian and English as well.
Throughout his academic experience Thoma has been involved with various internships for different organizations, including the Institute for Ecological Economy Research (IÖW) in Berlin, the Consumer Direct of South Tyrol (VZS) in Bolzano, and the Organisation für eine Solidarische Welt (OEW) in Brixen.
From 2003 to 2009 Thomas studied business administration at the Business and Administration University of Vienna and since 2004 he has studied international development at the University of Vienna. In his 2008 spring term he attended an Erasmus exchange program at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. In 2009 he passed the proficiency examination and became a qualified waste management officer according to § 11 AWG 2002 at the Business and Administration University of Vienna.