Othmar Plöckinger was born in 1965 in Schärding, Austria. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Salzburg, where he studied German Literature and Language, Mathematics, and History. In 1998, he received his PhD from the same institution, writing his thesis on the history of National-Socialism. Since 1996 he has taught at secondary schools in Salzburg.

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