Andrea Peto Elected Chair of Subcommittee on History of WWII of Hungarian Academy of Sciences

January 31, 2018

Professor Andrea Peto of the Department of Gender Studies at CEU has been elected chair of the subcommittee on History of WWII of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. The committee aims to become a hub of dialogue and discussion, driven by academic excellence.  

Aziz Al-Azmeh Appointed Professor Emeritus

January 31, 2018

Aziz Al-Azmeh of the Department of History has been appointed to the rank of Professor Emeritus, effective December 1, 2017.

Botond Koszegi Promoted University Professor

January 31, 2018

Botond Koszegi of the Department of Economics and Business has been promoted to a rank of University Professor, effective December 1, 2017.

In 2015, Koszegi won the Yrjo Jahnsson Award for his contribution to the theoretical foundations of behavioral economics, and its application to public finance and contract theory. He also received the CEU Award for Outstanding Research the same year.

Appointments at the Department of Legal Studies

September 13, 2017

The following changes have taken effect recently in the Department of Legal Studies at CEU.

Caterina Sganga has been promoted Associate Professor, effective August 1.

Mathias Moschel has been appointed Head of the Doctoral School, effective August 1. Moschel succeeds Professor Kollonay, who continues at the Department as Professor Emerita.

As of August 2017, Nora Varro went on maternity leave. Her role as a Department Coordinator was taken over by Monika Soltesz (3197) as of August 21.


Ildiko Moran, VP External Relations Joins Rector's Office

September 12, 2017

With effect August 1, 2017, Ildiko Moran, has joined the Rector’s Office, in the continuing capacity of VP External Relations.

Ildiko remains as CEU’s chief external representative to the diplomatic and international community and assists the Pro-Rector for Hungarian Affairs as chief external representative to the Hungarian community.