Data: Born 1 October, 1941, Budapest. Married, child – one daughter. Tel. 36-1-291-0741. Working Place: Corvinus University of Budapest, Department of Philosophy. Mailing address – 1093 Budapest, Fővám tér 8. Tel. department: 36-1-482-5000, my office: 36-1-482-7261, fax: 36-1- 291-0741 (at home).




1. Doctor of Humanities, Budapest University of Eötvös Loránd, Faculty of Humanities 1982.

2. Candidate of Science of Psychology (Ph.D.), Hungarian Academy of Sciences 1980.

3. Psychology, Petersburg, (Leningrad State University) 1968.

4. Pedagogy and Hungarian Studies, Budapest University of Eötvös Loránd, Faculty of Humanities 1962.




  • The New York State University College at Buffalo, Alex Osborn Professor 1991-.
  • Hungarian University of Craft and Design, Consultant at the Rector 1998-1999.
  • The Corvinus University of Budapest, Professor Emeritus 2007 -
  • Full Professor 1991 - 2007 (Head of Department of Education 1992-1993),
  • Associate Professor 1981-1991,
  • University Lecturer 1975-1981.
  • Centre for Postgraduate Education at the Ministry of Architecture, Senior Fellow 1973-1975.
  • Institute of Economy and Organization of Architecture Design, Fellow 1969-1973.
  • Institute of Psychology at Hungarian Academy of Sciences 1968-1969.
  • National Institute of Public Education (OKI), part time Senior Fellow 1993-1995 and part time Consultant 1990-1993 .



Hungarian, Russian, English





  • International Biographical Centre Cambridge, Member of the Advisory Council 1999-
  • American Biographical Institute Research Association, Member of the Research Board of Advisors 1999-
  • The International Society for the Study of Work and Organizational Values, Member, 1988- (Founder in 1988 and Member of the Board from 1988 to 1992).
  • European Society for the History of the Human Sciences, Member, 1983- (the legal predecessor of this society was: Cheiron European Society for the History of the Behavioral and Social Sciences, where I was also a member)
  • Hungarian Economic Society, Section of Cultural Economics, Member of the Board of Chairmen 1999-2004; President of Section of Culture of Economics 2013 –
  • The Hungarian Psychological Association, Member 1968-
  • World Council of Hungarian Professors, Member 1998-, Resident
  • Honorary President of International Centre for Science of Creatology, Riga



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