Doktori védések

Defense dateThesis authorThesis TitleThesis supervisor
18 December 2018András KraftThe Apocalyptic Horizon in Byzantium: Philosophy, Prophecy and Politics During the Eleventh Through Thirteenth CenturiesIstván Perczel
14 December 2018János Incze“Our Lord the King Looks for Money in Every Corner” Sigismund of Luxembourg’s Pledgings in Hungary
11 September 2018Anna Katalin AklanWandering Lotuses: Parallel Philosophical Illustrations in Late Antique Greek and in Indian PhilosophiesIstván Perczel
Ferenc Ruzsa
21 June 2018László FerencziManagement of Monastic Landscapes. A Spatial Analysis of the Economy of Cistercian Monasteries in Medieval Hungary.József Laszlovszky
8 June 2018Andra JuganaruFamily Double Monasteries in the Fourth and the Fifth Centuries: An Inquiry into the Theological Roots, Social Context, and Early Evolution of an Old Practice
Marianne Sághy
18 May 2018Sona GrigoryanCritique of Religions and Notions of Freethinking in al-Ma'arri's Luzumiyyat.Aziz Alazmeh
28 March 2018Dragos-Gheorghe NastasoiuBetween Personal Devotion and Political Propaganda: Iconographic Aspects in the Representation of the sancti reges Hungariae in Church Mural Painting (14th – Early-16th Century)
9 February 2018Mircea Grațian DuluşRhetoric, Exegesis and Florilegic Structure in Philagathos of Cerami: An Investigation of the Homilies and of the Allegorical Exegesis of Heliodorus’ Aethiopika
Floris Bernard
Niels Gaul
9 January 2018Noel PutnikObtinere Mentem Divinam: The Spiritual Anthropology of Cornelius Agrippa
14 December 2017Dóra MéraiMemory from the Past, Display for the Future: Early Modern Funeral Monuments from the Transylvanian PrincipalityJózsef Laszlovszky
11 December 2017Eszter KonrádThe Representation of the Saints of the Mendicant Orders in Late Medieval HungaryGábor Klaniczay
2 November 2017Andor KelenhegyiThe Beast between Us. The Construction of Identity and Alterity through Animal Symbolism in Late Antique Jewish and Christian TraditionCarsten L. Wilke
31 May 2017Márta KondorThe Ginger Fox's Two Crowns. Central Administration and Government in Sigismund of Luxembourg's Realms 1410-1419Katalin Szende
31 May 2017Christopher MielkeEvery Hyacinth the Garden Wears: The Archaeology of Medieval Hungarian Queenship (1000-1395)
14 February 2017Áron OrbánBorn for Phoebus. Solar-astral Symbolism and Poetical Self-representation in Conrad Celtis and his Humanist Circles.György Szőnyi
18 January 2017Dora IvaniševićEpitaphic Culture and Social History in Late Antique Salona (ca. 250 – 600 C.E.)Volker Menze
5 October 2016Irina SavinetskayaThe Politics and Poetics of Morbus Gallicus in the German Lands (1490 - 1520)Gerhard Jaritz
15 September 2016Roman ShlyakhtinFrom Huns into Persians: The Image of the Seljuk Turks of Asia Minor among the Byzantine Literati of the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries
Niels Gaul


14 June 2016Ágnes DrosztmérImages of Distance and Closeness: The Ottomans in Sixteenth-Century Hungarian Vernacular Poetry
7 June 2016Tamás KissCyprus in Venetian and Ottoman Political Imagination, c. 1489-1582
7 June 2016Andrea-Bianka ZnorovszkyBetween Mary and Christ: Depicting Cross-Dressed Saints in the Middle Ages (c. 1200-1600)
Marianne Sághy
18 June 2015Svetlana TsonkovaCharms, Amulets, and Crisis Rites: Verbal Magic in Daily Life in Medieval and Early Modern Bulgaria
2 June 2015Marijana VukovićMartyr Memories: The Afterlife of the Martyrdom of Irenaeus of Sirmium between East and West in Medieval Hagiographical Collections (Eighth – Eleventh Centuries).Marianne Sághy
4 May 2015Kyra LyublyanovicsThe Socio-Economic Integration of Cumans in Medieval Hungary. An Archaeozoological Approach.Alice Mathea Choyke
8 April 2015Trpimir VedrišHagiography as Memory: Saints’ Cults and the Construction of the Past in Medieval Dalmatia
Marianne Sághy
19 March 2015Teodora ArtimonThe Proto-Myth of Stephen the Great of MoldaviaGerhard Jaritz
19 December 2014Péter Levente SzőcsPrivate Monasteries of Medieval Hungary (Eleventh to Fourteenth Centuries): A Case Study of the Ákos Kindred and its MonasteriesBéla Zsolt Szakács
2 December 2014Wojciech KozlowskiThe Thirteenth Century International System and the Origins of the Angevin-Piast AllianceBalázs Nagy
27 October 2014Divna ManolovaDiscourses of Science and Philosophy in the Letters of Nikephoros GregorasNiels Gaul
16 June 2014Ágnes FlóraThe Matter of Honour. The Leading Urban Elite in Sixteenth Century Cluj and SibiuKatalin Szende
13 June 2014Krisztina AranyFlorentine Families in Hungary In the First Half of the Fifteenth CenturyBalázs Nagy
12 June 2014James Plumtree‘How the Corpse of a Most Mighty King... The Use of the Death and Burial of the English Monarch (From Edward to Henry I)’
24 February 2014Cristian DanielCoping with the Powerful Other: A Comparative Approach to Greek-Slavonic Communities of Rite in Late Medieval Transylvania and the BanatNiels Gaul
13 September 2013Csaba NémethContemplation and the Cognition of God. Victorine Theological Anthropology and its DeclineGyörgy László Geréby
11 June 2013Luka ŠpoljarićNicholas of Modrus, ‘The Glory of Illyria’: Humanist Patriotism and Self-Fashioning in Renaissance RomeNiels Gaul
11 June 2013Ana MarinkovićThe Birth and the Agents of an Episcopal Civic Cult: St John of Trogir (12th-15th Century)Gábor Klaniczay 
Budak, Neven
26 March 2013Edit Belényesyné SárosiLandscapes and settlements in the Kecskemét Region, 1300–1700
7 March 2013Robert KurelićEagle and Lion: Integration, Immigration, and Conflict on the Istrian Frontier in the Sixteenth CenturyGerhard Jaritz
1 March 2013Julia JedamskiItinerant Rulership in Byzantium: a Topographical Analysis of the Laskarid Realm (1204–1261)
Niels Gaul
7 December 2012Magdolna SzilágyiÁrpád Period Communication Networks: Road Systems in Western Transdanubia
27 July 2012Florin LeonteRhetoric in Purple: The Renewal of Imprerial Ideology in the Texts of Emperor Manuel II Palaiologos (R. 1391–1425)Niels Gaul
17 May 2012Zsófia BudaSacrifice and Redemption in the Hamburg Miscellany. The Illustration of a Fifteenth-century Ashkenazi Manuscript.Gerhard Jaritz
19 April 2012Lovro KunčevićThe Myth of Ragusa: Discourses on Civic Identity in an Adriatic City-State (1350-1600)Gerhard Jaritz
13 March 2012Tamás PálosfalviThe Noble Elite in the County of Körös (Križevci) 1400 - 1526Gábor Klaniczay
11 January 2012Elena Dana PrioteasaMedieval Wall Paintings in Transylvanian Orthodox Churches and their DonorsBéla Zsolt Szakács
14 September 2011Fabrizio ContiPreachers and Confessors Against "Superstitions". The Rosarium Sermonum by Bernardino Busti and Its Milanese Context. (Late Fifteenth Century)Gábor Klaniczay
11 August 2011Andrea KissFloods and Long-Term Water-Level Changes in Late Medieval HungaryJózsef Laszlovszky
9 June 2011Rozana VojvodaDalmatian Illuminated Manuscripts Written in Beneventan Script and Benedictine Scriptoria in Zadar, Dubrovnik, and TrogirBéla Zsolt Szakács
18 January 2011Petra MutlovaRadicals and Heretics: The Dresden School in PragueGábor Klaniczay
12 January 2011Katie KeeneSaint Margaret, Queen of the Scots: Her Life and MemoryGábor Klaniczay
13 December 2010Nadejda MiladinovaPanoplia Dogmatike - A Study of the Antiheretical Anthology of Euthymios Zygadenos in the Post-Byzantine Period (With a History of the First Publication in Greek in 1710 and an Edition of Fragments with Scholia on Pseudo-Dionysios the Areopagite and ...István Perczel
2 June 2010András NémethImperial Systematization of the Past: Emperor Constantine VII and His Historical ExcerptsNiels Gaul
1 June 2010Peter BokodyPictorial and Iconographic Reflexivity: Images-within-Images in Italian Painting (1278–1348)Gábor Klaniczay
19 May 2010Stanislava KuzmováPreaching Saint Stanislaus: Medieval Sermons on Saint Stanislaus of Cracow and Their Role in the Construction of His Image and CultGábor Klaniczay
25 February 2010Orsolya RéthelyiMary of Hungary in Court Context (1521–1531)Katalin Szende
24 February 2010Iulia CaprosStudents from Košice at Foreign Universities Before and During the Reformation Period in the TownKatalin Szende
23 September 2009Mariana GoinaThe Uses of Pragmatic Literacy in the Medieval Principalities of Moldavia and Wallachia (from the State Foundation to the End of the Sixteenth Century)Gerhard Jaritz
12 June 2009Ana Maria GruiaReligious Representations on Stove Tiles from the Medieval Kingdom of HungaryJózsef Laszlovszky
11 June 2009Eszter SpätOral Tradition and its Changes in the Middle East: The Case of Yezidi Mythology and Late Antique Mythopoesis
31 March 2009Katerina HorničkováIn Heaven and on Earth: Church Treasure in Late Medieval BohemiaGerhard Jaritz
26 February 2009Jurgita KunsmanaitėProvisions for Widowhood in the Legal Sources of Sixteenth-Century LithuaniaKatalin Szende
26 November 2008Etleva LalaRegnum Albaniae and the Papal CuriaGerhard Jaritz
18 June 2008Yuriy ZazulyakEnmity, Dispute and Noble Community in the Late Medieval Kingdom of Poland in the Fifteenth and Early Sixteenth Centuries. Evidence from the Rus' Palatinate.János Bak
13 June 2008Dóra SallayEarly Sienese Paintings in Hungarian Collections, 1420-1520Gábor Klaniczay
26 March 2008Réka ForraiThe Interpreter of the Popes. The Translation Project of Anastasius BibliothecariusGyörgy László Geréby
19 March 2008Emese Sarkadi NagyProduced for Transylvainia - Local Workshops and Foreign Connections. Studies to Late Medieval Altarpieces of Transylvania.Marcell Sebők
18 June 2007Ildiko CsepregiThe Compositional History of Early Christian Greek Incubation MiraclesGábor Klaniczay
18 June 2007Kozubska-Andrusiv, Olha'Urban Development and German Law in Galician Rus’ During the Thirteenth - Fifteenth CenturiesKatalin Szende
12 June 2007Bobory DóraBoldizsár Batthyány (1542-1590).Erudition, Natural Sciences, Patronage, and Friendship in the Life of a Sixteenth-Century Hungarian NoblemanKatalin Szende
22 January 2007Ottó GecserAspects of the Cult of St. Elizabeth of Hungary with a Special Emphasis on Preaching, 1231-c.1500Gábor Klaniczay
20 July 2006Cristian-Nicolae GaşparIn Praise of Unlikely Holy Men: Elite Hagiography, Monastic Panegyric, and Cultural Translation in the Philotheos Historia of Theodoret, Bishop of CyrrhusIstván Perczel
17 May 2006Visi, TamásThe early Ibn Ezra Supercommentaries: A chapter in Medieval Jewish Intellectual HistoryGyörgy László Geréby
30 March 2006Judit MajorossyChurch in Town: Urban Religious Life in Late Medieval Pressburg in the Mirror of Last WillsKatalin Szende
4 March 2006La Salvia, VascoIron Making in the Migration Period. The Case of the LombardsJózsef Laszlovszky
14 September 2005Lemeneva, ElenaContextualizing Thirteenth-Century Benedictine Preaching: The Case of St. Lambrecht (Styria)Gerhard Jaritz
25 May 2005Żabiński, GrzegorzMogiła and Henryków: A Comparative Economic History of Cistercian Monasteries within their Social Context (Up to the End of the Thirteenth Century)Gerhard Jaritz
18 May 2005Doležalová, LucieReception and Its Varieties: Reading, Re-Writing, and Understanding Cena Cypriani in the Middle AgesGerhard Jaritz
20 December 2004Pogossian, ZarouiThe Revised- Diplomatic Edition and a Historical and Textual Investigation of "Letter of Love and Concordance between the Emperor Constantine the Great and Pope Sylvester and the King of Armenian Trdat the Great and St. Gregory the Illuminator"István Perczel
14 June 2004Popa-Gorjanu, CosminMedieval Nobility in Central Europe: The Himfi FamilyJános Bak
11 June 2004Karaulashvili, IrmaThe Epistula Abgari: Composition, Redactions, DatesIstván Perczel
27 May 2004Pakucs MáriaThe Trade of Sibiu in the 16th C.: The Evidence of the Town's Customs RegistersBalázs Nagy
25 May 2004Nikolić, ZrinkaThe Formation of Dalmatian Urban Nobility: Examples of Split, Trogir, and ZadarBudak, Neven
12 May 2004Baranov, VladimirByzantine Iconoclasm (726-843): A Study in Theological MethodGyörgy László Geréby
11 May 2004Schmelowszky Ágoston"… from my body I behold God" (Job 19, 26): A Contribution to the Revaluation of the Theoretical Background of the Origenist ControversyIstván Perczel
4 May 2004Alexandrov, VictorThe Slavic Destiny of the Syntagma of Matthew Blastares: Dissemination and Use of the Code from the Fourteenth to Seventeenth CenturyCleminson, Ralph
23 March 2004Nemerkényi ElődLatin Classics in Medieval Hungary 11th CenturyLászló Veszprémy
11 March 2004Hunyadi ZsoltHospitallers in the Medieval Kingdom of Hungary, c. 1150-1387József Laszlovszky
9 March 2004Jurković, IvanThe Fate of the Croatian Noble Families in the Face of Ottoman AdvanceJános Bak
2 March 2004Zečević, NadaThe Tocco of the Greek Realm 14th and 15th c.János Bak
17 February 2004Kolbutova, IrinaTransformations of Philosophical Metaphors in Text and Image: From Plotinus to John Damascene and Christian IconographyIstván Perczel
14 October 2003Irene BarbieraMigration and Identity during the Lombard InvasionsJózsef Laszlovszky
10 July 2003Szpilewska, JolantaReligious Drama and Performance in Early Modern KrakowGerhard Jaritz
7 July 2003Petrova, MayaThe Bdinski Sbornik: A Study of a Medieval Bulgarian Book (Historical, Typological, and Textual Analysis)Gábor Klaniczay 
Cleminson, Ralph
12 June 2003Sillasoo, ÜllePlant Depictions in Late Medieval Religious Art in Southern Central EuropeGerhard Jaritz
26 May 2003Bugár IstvánA Cult With Images. Christian Attitudes towards Sacred Art from Constantine to JustinianIstván Perczel
20 May 2003Miladinov, MarinaEremitism in Central Europe between East and West (11th Century)Gábor Klaniczay
13 May 2003Láng BenedekLearned Magic and Its Readers in Central Europe in the Fifteenth CenturyGábor Klaniczay
6 May 2003Szabó PéterWoodland and Forests in Medieval HungaryJózsef Laszlovszky
19 December 2002Gogâltan, AncaPatronage and Artistic Production in Transylvania: The Apafis and the Church in Mălâncrav (14th – 15th centuries)Gerhard Jaritz
13 June 2002Mickūnaitė, GiedréGrand Duke Vytautas - Establishing Vytautas the GreatJános Bak
12 June 2002Virágos GáborNoble Residences and Their Social Context in Hungary in the Thirteenth through the Sixteenth CenturiesJózsef Laszlovszky
30 May 2002Ladić, ZoranUrban Last Wills from Late Medieval Dalmatia with Special Attention to the Legacies Pro Remedio AnimaeGerhard Jaritz
4 May 2002Kostova, RossinaMonasticism in Bulgaria, Ninth to Tenth Centuries: Interpreting the Archaeological EvidenceJózsef Laszlovszky
13 October 2000Mänd, AnuThe Urban Festival in Late Medieval Livonia: Norm, Practice, PerceptionGerhard Jaritz
22 June 2000Kovács AnnamáriaCourt, Fashion and Representation: The Hungarian Illuminated Chronicle RevisitedGábor Klaniczay
15 May 2000Gigineishvili, LevanThe Platonic Theology of Ioane PetritsiIstván Perczel
10 May 2000Heidl, GyörgyOrigen's Influence on the Young AugustineIstván Perczel
11 January 2000Karbić, DamirThe Šubići of Bribir (A Case Study of a Croatian Medieval Kindred)János Bak
15 February 1999Mishin, DmitrijSaqlabi Servants in Islamic Spain and North Africa in the Early Middle AgesJános Bak
16 May 1998Dimitrova, MargaretGreek and Latin Loanwords and Names in Croation Glagolitic Missals
Birnbaum, Henrik
Cleminson, Ralph
6 February 1998Andrić, StankoThe Miracles of St. John CapistranGábor Klaniczay