Appointments and Announcements

Gábor Klaniczay Elected Foreign Associated Member of the Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres

The Department of Medieval is delighted to announce that Prof. Gábor Klaniczay, one of the founders of the department, was elected Foreign Associated Member (associé étranger) of the Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres, Paris, in 2022 May. Prof. Klaniczay had been a Foreign Corresponding Member (correspondant étranger) of the prestigious Académie since 2014. Please, find the official announcement in the attached newsletter.

Congratulations, Prof. Klaniczay!

György Geréby Awarded Title "Titulary University Professor" at ELTE

The department is very pleased to announce that György Geréby has been awarded the title "Titulary University Professor" at ELTE. He had taught at the Institute of Philosophy at ELTE between 1992 and 2007 and was instrumental in setting up the Religious Studies program there. In the program, he continues to offer courses regularly as a visiting lecturer.

Congratulations to Professor Geréby!

József Laszlovszky receives the 2020 CEU Distinguished Teaching Award

We are proud to announce that Professor József Laszlovszky, Director of the Cultural Heritage Studies Program, received a CEU Distinguished Teaching Award this year.

Gábor Klaniczay has been Elected as Corresponding Fellow of the Medieval Academy of America

It is a great honor for us to announce that University Professor Gabor Klaniczay, funding faculty of the Department of Medieval Studies, has been elected a Corresponding Fellow of the Medieval Academy of America in recognition of his distinguished contributions to medieval studies.

The János M. Bak Research Fellowship on Medieval Central Europe was granted to Mykhaylo Yakubovych

We are delighted to announce that the János M. Bak Research Fellowship on Medieval Central Europe was granted to Mykhaylo Yakubovych  with the topic on Medieval Central Europe in Arabic Sources: Manuscripts Reconsidered.