Victor Karady

Academic rank: 
Position (magyar): 
egyetemi tanár
Department of History
Nador u. 11
Phone number: 
+36 1 327-3195
Budapest and Paris (diplôme d`expert-demogpraphe from the Sorbonne, 1965)
Academic/Professional Experience and Achievements: 

Fellowships and Awards

External member of the Hungarian Academy of Science (1993)
Invited member of Wolfson College, Oxford (1980-82).
Invited scholar at the European University Institute in Fiesole (1994), at the Max Planck Institut fur Bildungsforschung in Berlin (1977).
Member of several juries for doctoral defence and habilitation in Paris, Florence, Geneva, Budapest, etc.

Professional Activities

Convener of an international workshop on European student exchanges in pre-1945 Europe. Last conference in Budapest, April 2005.
European Workshop on elite recruitment. Last conference in Wittenberg, October 2005.
Organiser of a Hungarian workshop on educational inequalities and elite training in Hungary (1850-1948). Several publications in print.
Membership at the Centre de Sociologie Europeenne (CNRS and EHESS in Paris).
Convenor of an international network on elite formation in emerging nation states of East Central Europe (19th-20th Centuries)
CV attachment: 
Department of History
Academic/research topics: 
Historical sociology
elite schooling
Social history of modern European Jewry