In Academic Year 2010/11, the tasks and responsibilities of the OSA Chief Archivist are carried out by Csaba Szilágyi, Senior Human Rights Archivist, who is taking over from Gabriella Ivacs, OSA Chief Archivist, temporarily engaged in a large scale EU project. Csaba Szilágyi has been with OSA since 1996. Intermittently, he worked as a records manager and archives consultant with the Open Society Institute - New York and Human Rights Watch (1999-2000), and as a curator of the Center for Human Rights Documentation and Research at Columbia University (2005-2006).
Central European University has named Mel Horwitch, currently Professor of Technology Management at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University, Dean of CEU Business School. A scholar who focuses on innovation and technology management, Professor Horwitch will assume his position on January 1, 2011.