Balázs Nagy

Curator of the Medieval Library
Associate Professor

Contact information

Budapest, Nador u. 9, Faculty Tower
+36 1 327-3052

I graduated in History and Archival Studies at Eötvös Loránd University in 1986. In my research I focus on medieval urban and economic history. I am a founding member of the Medieval Central Europe Research Network (MECERN). I am faculty member of the Department of Medieval Studies from 1993.

Associate Professor, Head of Department, Department of Medieval History, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest

Research fellowships:

  • Visiting scholar, Centre for Russian and East European Studies, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Toronto (2001)
  • Magyar Fellow, Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study, Wassenaar, The Netherlands (1999)
  • Soros Fellow, Catholic University of Leuven, Department of Economic and Social History (1992–1993)
  • Visiting Fellow, Department of Economic and Social History, University of Edinburgh (1990, 1992)

Editorial board membership:

  • Studia z dziejów średniowiecza (Gdańsk)
  • Beyond Medieval Europe (ARC Humanities Press)


1986: MA degree, history, archivist studies, ELTE, Budapest
1995: PhD, ELTE, Budapest
2017: Dr Habil in History, ELTE, Budapest