Darian Pavli, an alumnus of CEU's LLM program, was elected as judge to the European Court of Human Rights in respect of Albania by the Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) of the Council of Europe on October 2.
Professor Szabolcs Pogonyi has been appointed Head of Department at Nationalism Studies Program, effective August 1, 2018. Professor Pogonyi is located in Október 6 utca 12. room 107 (tel.: 327-3000/6128).
Helga Dorner, faculty member, senior teacher and researcher in higher education teaching and learning has been named Interim Director of the Center for Learning and Teaching (CTL).
Sally Schwager, founding director of the CTL, returned to the U.S. after seven and a half years at CEU.
Judit Sandor, professor in the Departments of Political Science, Legal and Gender Studies and director of the Center for Ethics and Law in Biomedicine (CELAB) at CEU, was elected a Governor of the World Association of Medical Law (WAML) at the 24th WAML Annual Congress held September 2-6 in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Professor Janos Kertesz has been appointed head of the new Department of Network and Data Science. Kertesz already directs the PhD in Network Science program at CEU.
At their quarterly meeting in March 2018, the CEU Board of Trustees voted unanimously to elect Margaret MacMillan as a CEU Trustee effective summer 2018, and Robert Prichard effective spring 2019. The Trustees also voted unanimously to name Matthew Nimetz Trustee Emeritus.