VERITAS Research Institute and Archives

Senior Research Fellow

The Post-1945 Era Research Team

Curriculum Vitae

Place and date of birth: Szekszárd, April 13th, 1975

VERITAS Research Institute for History and Archives
H-1093 Budapest, Zsil utca 2–4.
Email: attila.seres@veritas.gov.hu
Telephone: +36-1-89-60-964
Mobile:+36-30-596-1377

EDUCATION

2013 Civil service examination
2006 Eötvös Loránd University – Faculty of Humanities, PhD, Historiography, summa cum laude
1999–2003 Eötvös Loránd University – Faculty of Humanities, Doctoral School of Historiography, "History of Eastern Europe in the 19th and 20th Centuries” Program
1993–1999 Eötvös Loránd University – Faculty of Humanities, History – Department of Russian Philology
1989–1993 Veres Pálné High School, Budapest

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2020–  VERITAS Research Institute for History and Archives, Senior Research Fellow
2019–2020  National Archives of Hungary, Senior Archivist
2015  Institute of History of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Research Fellow
2012–2015  National Archives of Hungary in Moscow, Institute Director, archival delegation
2011–2012  Hungarian Cultural Center in Moscow, Scientific Deputy Director
2003–2011  Institute of History of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Research Fellow
1999–2003  National Archives of Hungary, Archivist
 

PROFESSIONAL / ACADEMIC COMMISSIONS

2019–  Hungarian National Bank Instructors’ Club, member
2019–2020  Hungarian–Russian Inter-Governmental Archival Cooperative Committee, Secretary
2018–  Countryside History Research Team of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences Committee – of National Remembrance, member
2015–  Hungarian–Ukrainian Joint Committee of Historians, Secretary
2003–2004  Hungarian–Russian Inter-Governmental Archival Cooperative Committee, Secretary
2006–  Hungarian–Russian Joint Committee of Historians, Young Researchers’ Group, Administrator
2000–2006  Hungarian–Russian Joint Committee of Historians, Secretary
2000–  Hungarian–Russian Joint Committee of Historians, member
2005–  Modern Age History of Russia and the Soviet Union Research Group, member
2015–2017  Hungarian–Bulgarian Joint Committee of Historians, Vice President
2006–2015  Hungarian–Russian Joint Committee of Historians, Secretary
2006–  Hungarian–Russian Joint Committee of Historians, founding member
1999–  Association of Hungarian Archivists, member

SCHOLARSHIPS

2019  Hungarian Academy of Sciences Mobility Program, research scholarship, Vilnius
2019  Hungarian Academy of Sciences Mobility Program, research scholarship, Kolozsvár (Cluj-Napoca, RO)
2018–2019  Wacław Felczak Foundation, research scholarship
2018  Hungarian Academy of Sciences Mobility Program, research scholarship, Kiev
2018  Hungarian Academy of Sciences Mobility Program, research scholarship, Vilnius
2017  Klebelsberg Kuno Scholarship, research scholarship, Warsaw
2011  Hungarian Academy of Sciences Mobility Program, research scholarship, Kolozsvár (Cluj-Napoca, RO)
2010  Hungarian Academy of Sciences Mobility Program, research scholarship, Bucharest
2010  Hungarian Academy of Sciences Mobility Program, research scholarship, Gyulafehérvár (Alba Iulia, RO)
2009  Hungarian Academy of Sciences Mobility Program, research scholarship, Sofia
2008–2011  Hungarian Scientific Research Post-doctorate Scholarship, Subject Leader
2008–2011  Bolyai János Research Scholarship
2008  Kosáry Domokos Bibliographic Team, research scholarship, Újvidék (Novi Sad, SRB)
2007  Kosáry Domokos Bibliographic Team, research scholarship, Beregszász (Beregovo, UA)
2006  Hungarian Academy of Sciences Mobility Program, research scholarship, Moscow
2005  Klebelsberg Kuno Scholarship, research scholarship, Moscow
2004  Klebelsberg Kuno Scholarship, research scholarship, Moscow
2003  Klebelsberg Kuno Scholarship, research scholarship, Moscow
2002  Klebelsberg Kuno Scholarship, research scholarship, Moscow
2001  Hungarian Academy of Sciences Mobility Program, research scholarship, Moscow
2000  Scholarship of the National Archives of Hungary and the Polish Archival Administration, Warsaw
2000  Scholarship of the National Archives of Hungary and the Scholarship of the National Archives of Macedonia, Skopje

HONORS AND AWARDS

2015 Certificate of the International Administration of the Balassi Institute
2010 Hanák Péter Awaed
2009 Academy Youth Award 

LANGUAGE SKILLS

  • Russian, advanced
  • English, intermediate
  • Macedonian, advanced
  • Latin, intermediate

MAIN RESEARCH SUBJECT MATTER

  • History of Hungarian–Soviet relations(1917–1991)
  • History of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution
  • History of the Soviet Union and of the post-Soviet states (1917–1991)
  • History of the Transylvanian, Highland and Subcarpathian Hungarians (1920–1990)

PUBLICATIONS

MTMT database