Péter Bara receives the Academic Youth Award of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (2020)

February 6, 2020

We are pleased to announce that Péter Bara, class of 2013 graduate of the MA program of CEU's Department of Medieval Studies, has received the Academic Youth Award of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences for his research in medieval Byzantine philology. Péter is a PhD candidate and has been a young research fellow at the Academy's Research Center for the Humanities Institute of History since 2018. This year, altogether twenty-two scholars working in the humanities and the natural sciences have been awarded by the Academy.

Zara Pogossian Receives Prestigious ERC Consolidator Grant (2019)

December 10, 2019

Zara Pogossian, alumna of CEU’s Department of Medieval Studies (PhD 2011) has been awarded a prestigious 2019 European Research Center (ERC) Consolidator Grant. Dr Pogossian’s project seeks to establish a new framework for studying the Caucasus, Anatolia and northern Mesopotamia (CAM) between the 9th to 14th centuries.

Alumna Agnes Flora's book has been published - Book presentation on Nov 14

November 8, 2019

Studies in European Urban History

Ágnes Flóra
The Matter of Honour
The Leading Urban Elite in Sixteenth Century Transylvania

"…an exceptional work showing sustained effort and dedication to research." (Maria Crăciun, senior lecturer, Babeș-Bolyai University).

Alumna Reyhan Durmaz joins UPenn

April 1, 2019

We are proud to let you know that our alumna Reyhan Durmaz (MA 2010-2012) joins the Department of Religious Studies at Univeristy of Pennsylvania as an Assistant Professor of Global Christianity from Fall 2019. Congratulations!