My academic degrees: economy (BA), political science (MA) international political relations (PhD). I spent a few decades in the practice of diplomacy in Hungarian ministries and foreign postings, in leading positions. My teaching activities have been related to Corvinus University, its predecessors and to Budapest Business School, later BBS - University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of International Management and Business. My main subjects: International Relations and Institutions, General and Specialised Diplomacies, European Political Cooperation, and Transitology - Understanding Central-Eastern Europe (in English). Beside my classes, I have been taking part, since the beginning, in students' mentoring, supervising diploma theses and students' scientific research and conferences, At my university I was taking part in the formation and management of various teaching units, courses and departments. For my diplomatic and higher educational activities I have been honoured with various awards. I was/am member of Hungarian Foreign Affairs Society and Hungarian-Egyptian and Hungarian-Indian Friendship Societies.
Since 1998, I am acting as a Visiting Professor of Bologna University, Institute of Political Science, lecturing in BA and MA courses about foreign policies and regional cooperation in East-Central Europe. Since the 2010s I started acting as head of an MA course and a visiting lecturer at SAPIENTIA Hungarian University in Cluj-Napoca, Transylvania, Romania where I received the title "University Professor Honoris Causa" in 2018.
I fulfilled my diplomatic duties with my higher degrees in English, Russian and Italian languages. A part of my courses in Hungarian and foreign institutes of higher education I deliver in English for more than two decades.
I am continously doing scientific research, till now I have published nearly 100 items (edited books, academic textbooks, studies, articles, conference lectures, book reviews, encyclopaedia entries, etc., in Hungary and abroad.