Matthias Riedl

Academic rank: 
Associate Professor
Chair of Comparative Religious Studies
Position (magyar): 
Department of History
Nador u. 11
Phone number: 
+36 1 327-3000 x 2307
M.A. University Erlangen-Nuremberg, 1998
Ph.D. University Erlangen-Nuremberg (summa cum laude), 2003
Academic/Professional Experience and Achievements: 

Lecturer in Political Science, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, 1999-2006.

Co-organizer of the interdisciplinary and intercivilizational Eranos-conferences in Ascona/Switzerland, 2001-2006.

Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Duke University, Durham, NC, Fall 2003.

Director of the International Summer University Course Religion and Politics: The Presence of Sacred and Secular Traditions in Europe and the Middle East. CEU, Budapest 2008.

Director (with Michael L. Miller) of the International Summer University Course Messianism – Jewish and Christian Perspectives,  (in cooperation with Duke University, North Carolina). CEU Budapest, July 2010.

Director (with Hans-Jörg Sigwart) of the International Summer University Course Religion and Realism in Political Thought- Historical Perspectives and Recent Developments. CEU Budapest, July 2013.

Research Fellow at the International Consortium for Research in the Humanities "Fate, Freedom and Prognostication. Strategies of Coping with the Future in East Asia and Europe" at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany. Jan.-June 2012


CV attachment: 
Department of History