February 23, 2016
Video of Geoffrey Roberts speaks on Stalin and leader-cult
May 15, 2015
Nadia Al-Bagdadi, professor in the Department of History, has been appointed director of the CEU Institute for Advanced Study (CEU IAS), effective August 1, 2015. With this appointment, Al-Bagdadi will take the helm of a very important academic initiative at CEU, bringing her vast academic and leadership experience to this role.
April 9, 2015
How does a Harvard-educated U.S. State Department employee, deeply rooted in American culture and history, become a hard-core Stalinist? Best-selling author Kati Marton unravels this perplexing story in her forthcoming book, which carries the working title, “The Believer: Stalin’s Last American.” Marton, a fellow at CEU’s Institute for Advanced Study, read from her first draft and described her inspiration in a talk at CEU April 1. “It’s the story of the power of an idea,” Marton said. “About fanaticism and faith. Field was unique – he was a believer to his last breath.”
February 16, 2015
The School of Public Policy at Central European University (SPP) in partnership with the Central European University Institute for Advanced Study (CEU IAS) in Budapest, and the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlin are launching a fellowship program for researchers and public policy practitioners from nine countries (Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Iran, Mexico, Nigeria, South Africa, and Turkey).
January 27, 2015
The Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) invites applications for a new artist-in-residence program for academic year 2015-16.. Two residential fellowships are offered on a competitive basis to senior (up to three months) and junior artists (up to six months), who work innovatively in various visual media, including film and digital applications. The purpose of this program is to promote socially relevant artistic projects that would encourage the development of Visual Studies at CEU.
January 19, 2015
The CEU Institute for Advanced Study jointly with the Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology and the Department of Political Science is hosting a workshop on Financialization at Central European University on Friday, March 20, 2015. Deadline for registration: January 25, 2015. For all inquiries and to register for the workshop, contact Hadas Weiss (firstname.lastname@example.org) visiting fellow at CEU IAS. For details, see the attachment.
October 7, 2014
As an expression of CEU's commitment to strengthen the humanities, a call was issued earlier this year inviting proposals by CEU faculty members. The aim of the Humanities Initiative is to provide incentives for new cross-departmental and interdisciplinary research and teaching activities in the humanities (and to help existing ones to gain a firmer footing), and to infuse our social science programs with perspectives, approaches and accomplishments taken from the humanities.
September 16, 2014
September 9, 2014
David Pitt, associate professor at the California State University, Los Angeles, is spending the Fall term at CEU as a Fulbright Visiting Scholar, sharing his time between the Department of Philosophy and the CEU Institute for Advanced Study. For more information, see https://philosophy.ceu.hu//node/41271
September 3, 2014
CEU's Institute for Advanced Study (CEU IAS) is pleased to invite applications for its fellowships for academic year 2015-16. Application deadline for all three fellowships is October 19, 2014. Calls are open for the fellowships listed below. You may apply for all or any of these at the same time but the application process and the requirements are not the same. Senior and Junior Core Fellowships - about 15 awarded each year Humanities Initiative Junior Fellowships - 2 awarded each year