Janos Kertesz

January 28, 2014

Name: Janos Kertesz
Title/Position: University Professor, Center for Network Science
Number of years at CEU: 1.5
Home city/town & country: Budapest

If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be?
Berlin

Name one of your all-time favorite books.
The Master and Margarita by Bulgakov

What is the first song or album you owned (vinyl, tape, CD, etc.) and who was the artist?
Illes: Ezek a fiatalok

To what place and time can you trace your oldest known ancestor?
Koroshegy, Hungary, ~1860

If you could play one (or one more) musical instrument, what would it be?
Piano

What is your favorite spice?
Tarragon

Name one societal/political issue you’re passionate about.
Public education

If you could be an Olympic athlete, in what sport would you compete?
Soccer