Anna Somfai

Academic rank: 
Visiting Professor
Department of Medieval Studies
Nador u. 9, Faculty Tower
PhD, University of Cambridge, 1998
MPhil, University of Cambridge, 1992
Academic/Professional Experience and Achievements: 


2006/2007: Research Fellow, Collegium Budapest, Institute for Advanced Study, Budapest

2005: Visiting Scholar, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin

2001–2004: Research Assistant, The Warburg Institute, University of London

1999–2001: Frances A. Yates long-term Research Fellow, The Warburg Institute, University of London

1998–1999: Research Associate, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Cambridge


Since 2004: Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest

2009: Department of Cognitive Science, Budapest University of Technology and Economics

2006, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013: Centre for Manuscript and Print Studies, University of London

1994–1997: Faculty of History, University of Cambridge

1992-1994, 2003/2004: Department of Medieval European History, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest

CV attachment: 
Department of Medieval Studies
Department of Philosophy
Academic/research topics: 
Ancient late antique and medieval science and philosophy;
Medieval manuscript studies;
Cognitive science;
Cognitive philosophy;