Senate Committees

Academic committees are elected by CEU Senate or appointed by CEU senior officers, and represent key elements of CEU academic self-governance.

Committee on Strategic Development

Advises the Senate and the Rector on University strategic planning matters.

Contact: Julia Iwinska

Committee on University Professors

Makes recommendations to the Rector and the Provost on nominations for the rank of University Professor.

Contact: Andrea Katona

"Egyetemi tanar" Applications Evaluation Committee

Decides on behalf of the University on applications for appointment as "egyetemi tanar". This title, which literally means “university professor,” indicates a high ranking within Hungarian higher education.

Contact: Katalin Farkas

Equal Opportunity Committee

The Committee has key role in coordinating and monitoring activities falling under CEU Equal Opportunity policy.

Contact: Andrea Krizsan

Ethical Research Committee

Oversees implementation of the CEU Ethical Research Policy including through elaboration of the CEU Ethical Research Guidelines.

Contact: Vlad Naumescu

Habilitation Committee

Reviews habilitation requests and makes recommendations to the President and Rector regarding habilitation, which is the highest academic qualification a scholar can achieve by his or her own pursuit in several European and Asian countries. 

Contact: Laszlo Csaba

Academic Quality Assurance Committee

Advises the Provost and the President on University-wide academic quality matters.

Contact: Tatiana Yarkova

Re-appointment and Promotion Committee for Academic Departments

Reviews and discusses all promotion and re-appointment cases of the academic departments, and advises the Provost on forming a recommendation.

Contact: Andrea Katona

Re-appointment and Promotion Committee for the Schools

Reviews and discusses all promotion and re-appointment cases of the schools, and advises the Provost on forming a recommendation.

Contact: Andrea Katona

Review Committee

Investigates claims that promotion and re-appointment procedure, as detailed in the Academic Staff Handbook, was not properly applied.

Contact: Agnes Batory, Aleh Cherp, Gabor Klaniczay

Scholarship Advisory Committee

Advises the Senate on the University's scholarship policy; decides upon requests for scholarships.

Contact: Ildiko Torok

Sustainability Advisory Committee

The CEU Sustainability Advisory Committee (CSAC) advises on strategy and actions towards the achievement of the CEU Sustainable Development Policy and fulfilment of CEU’s commitments as a signatory to the University Charter for Sustainable Development (COPERNICUS). 

Contact: Colleen Sharkey

University Disciplinary Committee

Together with the Grievance Committee, implements the provisions of the Code of Ethics.

Contact: Karoly Bard

University Doctoral Committee

Makes decisions on all major aspects regarding doctoral studies, as spelled out in CEU's Doctoral Regulations.

Contact: Andrea Katona

University Grievance Committee

Makes proposals to the Senate relating to rules affecting the equal and fair treatment of each member of the University community, sits as an appellate body to the decisions of the Disciplinary Committee.

Contact: Chrys Margaritidis

University Library Committee

Advises the Senate and the CEU Library on the expansion and improvement of CEU's Library collections.

Contact: Tibor Tajti

Non-Senate Committees

Tender Committee

  • Liviu Matei (Chair)
  • Margaret Bolter
  • Eva Fodor
  • Zsuzsa Gabor

Academic Support Committee

  • Eva Fodor
  • Zsuzsa Gabor
  • Bela Greskovits
  • Liviu Matei

Erasmus Staff Training Committee

  • Margaret Bolter
  • Zsuzsa Gabor
  • Dorottya Szilvasi

Student Travel and Research Grant  Committee

  • Alexios Antypas
  • Gyorgy Gereby
  • Attila Rátfai
  • Eszter Timar

Grant  Committee of the Central European University Foundation Budapest Board

  • Margaret Bolter
  • Mark Kiss
  • Laszlo Kontler
  • Liviu Matei
  • Serge Sych

standing appointment Committee of the provost

  • Liviu Matei (ex-officio)
  • Andreas Dafinger
  • Eva Fodor
  • Julius Horvath
  • Janos Kis