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2014-07-01 / Dr. Gyenge Zoltán


Prof. dr. Zoltán GYENGE

University of Szeged, Department of Philosophy, 30-34 Petofi sgt. H-6722 Szeged Hungary

Telephone(s)   (+36) 62 544179        

Occupational field      University Lecturer/Academic

Occupation or position held  

-          Junior lecturer (1986-1987),

-          Assistant Professor (1987-1997),

-          Associate Professor (1997-2006)

-          Professor (2006-present)

Main activities and responsibilities   

-          Head  of the Department of Philosophy

-          Teaching courses at BA, MA and PhD level in German Philosophy and Aesthetics

-          one of the founder of PhD School

-          individual research activities


Main activities and responsibilities    - Teaching courses at BA, MA and PhD level


Title of qualification awarded           PhD in Philosophy Dates       1995

Thesis title: Die Schellingsche Seinslehre und der Begriff Existenz bei Sören Kierkegaard


Name and type of organisation providing education and training   Eötvös Lóránd University, Budapest, Dates            1986-1989

Title of qualification awarded           MA in Philosophy

Thesis title:  Schelling and Hegel

Level in national or international classification        

Name and type of organisation providing education and training   Attila József University, Szeged. Dates        1981-1986

Title of Qualification awarded          MA in Law

Thesis title: Jewish Religion and Christianity


Social skills and competences           

- teaching, working participating in conferences and workshops (Copenhagen, Weimar, Frankfurt etc.)

- various fellowships and workshops abroad (Vienna, Heidelberg etc.)

Organizational skills and competences         

- leadership (currently responsible for Department of Philosophy in the University of Szeged)

- participation in a team that worked out program of PhD at the University of Szeged

Gained numerous prestigious research fellowships in Hungary and abroad (e.g. Vienna, Heidelberg, Copenhagen)

 Presented papers at numerous national and international conferences, participated in international workshops (e.g. Budapest, Copenhagen, Weimar, Vienna, Berlin)


Published 9 books and translations more than 120 longer essays (in Hungarian, in German  and in English)