The Hayseed Scholar Podcast with Xymena Kurowska

January 25, 2022

Xymena Kurowska of Central European University joins the Hayseed Scholar podcast. Professor Kurowska grew up in the northern part of Poland, at a time of world and local transition. She discusses what it was like to move around to 'closed' cities in a military family, having a father who served in the Polish military and also in a UN peacekeeping operation in Southern Lebanon. Xymena recalls how a karate injury almost kept her out of going to a university, and how she came to study International Relations.

Béla Greskovits receives the 2021 East European Politics Best Article Prize

December 10, 2021

Congratulations to our Professor Béla Greskovits for winning the 2021 East European Politics Best Article Prize for his article "Rebuilding the Hungarian right through conquering civil society: the Civic Circles Movement". This article has already received the best article prize of the Hungarian Sociological Association just a month ago.

You can read the article here

Best Article in the European Journal of International Relations 2021

August 23, 2021
Xymena Kurowska and Anatoly Reshetnikov have been awarded the European International Studies Association 2021 Best Article Prize in European Journal of International Relations for their paper “Trickstery: pluralising stigma in international society.”

Job talks for the position of Assistant Professor of International Political Economy (June 17-18, 2021)

June 12, 2021

Dr. Dora Piroska is Associate Professor at Corvinus University of Budapest and a Visiting Professor at the IR Department of Central European University. She holds a PhD from the CEU in Political Science/IR track. Her research focuses on the international political economy (IPE) of banking and finance, banking regulation and development finance.

Xymena Kurowska becomes co-editor of the Journal of International Relations and Development (JIRD)

January 18, 2021

In January 2021, Xymena Kurowska from the International Relations department and Saskia Stachowitsch, Professor of international politics at Vienna University, take over the editorship of Journal of International Relations and Development (JIRD) which is the flagship journal of the Central and East European International Studies Association (CEEISA). They will continue tireless effort of Paul Roe of the IR department and Ákos Kopper of ELTE, Budapest.