Zoltán Kovacs

Prof. Zoltán KovácsZoltan Kovacs

Institute of Geography
Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Budaörsi ut 45
H-1112 Budapest
Tel: +36-1-309-2600/1467
Fax: +36-1-309-2684
E-mail: zkovacs @ iif.hu


Zoltán Kovacs is scientific advisor at the Geographical Research Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HAS-GRI) and professor in human geography at the University of Szeged. His scientific spectrum covers urban geography and political geography with special attention to Hungary and East Central Europe. He is heading a small research group within the institute specialised in researhcírelated to urban and regional development. He has been involved in several international research projects over the last decade, and acted as guest professor at foreign universities (Bergen, Leipzig etc.). He is member of different scientific committees of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and also General Secretary of the Hungarian Geographical Society.