Szabó Máté

Máté Szabó (1956) is a professor of political

science of the University Eötvös Loránd, Faculty of State and Law, Institute of

the Political Science, Budapest, Hungary. He was a fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt

Foundation in Hamburg, Berlin, Bremen, Mainz and Frankfurt an der Oder  

in Germany, and was a visiting fellow of the Netherlands Institute of the

Advanced Studies, Wassenaar, and of the European University Institute,

Florence,Italy. Guest professor in Hamburg (Germany), Tampere(Finland),

Taipei(Taiwan) at the departements of political science. He is specialized in

civil society, social movements and political protest and theory of law and

politics as well. He published more than 300 scientific contribution in

Hungarian, English and German. 2007-2013 he was elected as ombudsman of

Hungary, parliamentary commissioner for human rights for six year.  His

term terminated at 2013 October, since he is a professor of political science

at the Eötvös Loránd University of State and Law again. He was fellow of IASK

in Kőszeg  2014, and he is a fellow  recently, (01.04-01.07.2017.)

doing research on civil society and democratic transition in Taiwan and in

Hungary. "