Graduates from the PhD program (2001-)

2007
Patricia Nedelea
Femina Ludens Re-Con-Queering Shakespeare - A Feminist Gendeconstruction
supervisor: Susan Zimmermann
current position: writer
2009
Beáta Hock
Gendered Artistic Positions and Social Voices: Politics, Cinema, and the Visual Arts in State-Socialist and Post-Socialist Hungary
supervisor: Susan Zimmermann
current position: Leipzig Center for the History and Culture of East-Central Europe, Research Fellow
2010
Marija Grujic
Community and the Popular: Women, Nation and Turbo-folk in Post-Yugoslav Serbia
supervisor: Elissa Helms
current position: Institute for Literature and Art, Serbia, Researcher
Danica Minic
Gender Sensitive Journalism and Television Media in Serbia and Croatia
supervisor: Erzsébet Barát
current position: Radboud University Nijmegen, Coordinator
Dejan Ilic
War of Words and Words for War, Nationalism and Masculinity in the Field of Serbian Literature in the 1970s and 1980s
supervisor: Jasmina Lukic
current position: Independant researcher, literary critique, owner of publishing house Publica Kniga
2011
Eszter Varsa
Gender, “Race”/Ethnicity, Class and the Institution of Child Protection in Hungary, 1949-1956
supervisor: Éva Fodor
current position:  Institute for East and Southeast European Studies (IOS), Regensburg
2012
Dominika Gruziel
At the Crossroads of New Catholicism and the 'Woman Question': Polish Roman Catholic Laywomen's Social Activism on Behalf of Women in the Three Zones of Partitioned Poland, 1878-1918
supervisor: Francisca de Haan
current position: European University Institute, Marie Curie Fellow
Katja Kahlina
Sexual Politics of Belonging: Sexual Identities, Nationalism, and Citizenship in Post-Yugoslav Croatia
supervisor: Erzsébet Barát
current position: University of Helsinki, Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellow
Nil Mutluer
Tactics in between: Gendered Citizenship and Everyday Life of Internally Displaced Men in Tarlabasi, Istanbul
supervisor: Susan Zimmermann
current position: Humboldt University, Research Fellow
Tamar Sabedashvili
The Identification and Regulation of Domestic Violence in Georgia (1991-2006)
supervisor: Francisca de Haan, Éva Fodor
current position: Tbilisi State University, Gender Department, Head
2013
Dusica Ristivojevic
Gender and Internationalization in China: The Case of Nüxue bao (1898)
supervisor: Allaine Cerwonka
current position: Academia Sinica, Postdoctoral researcher
Erika Kispéter
Producing Working Mothers: Maternalist Labor Control in a Hungarian Factory
supervisor: Éva Fodor
current position: Institute for Employment Research, University of Warwick, Research Fellow
Viktoriya Zhukova
Racializing Europe: Transnational and National Dimensions of Biopolitics, Health and HIV/AIDS. The Case of Ukraine
supervisor: Anna Loutfi
current position: Peace Corps PEPFAR, Ukraine, Program Manager
Zuzana Kepplova
The Beat of 'Cool Capitalism': How Slovak Club Cultures Helped Make the New Middle Class
supervisor: Allaine Cerwonka
current position: Masaryk University, Postdoctoral Lecturer
2014
Irina Costache
Archiving Desire: Materiality, Sexuality and the Secret Police in Romanian State Socialism
supervisor: Allaine Cerwonka
current position: National Agency for Equality Between Women and Men (Romanian Government), Counselor to the State Secretary
Irina Koshulap
Women, Nation, and the Generation Gap: Diasporic Activism of the Ukrainian National Women's League of America in the post-Cold War Era
supervisor: Allaine Cerwonka
current position: UNHCR, Senior Performance Management Assitant
Nicole Butterfield
LGBTIQ Advocacy at the Intersection of Transnational and Local Discourses on Human Rights and Citizenship in Croatia
supervisor: Erzsébet Barát
current position: NEWFELPRO/Marie Curie Post-Doctoral Fellow at the University of Zagreb, Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology
Paul Scheibelhofer
Integrating the Patriarch? Negotiating Migrant Masculinity in Times of Crisis of Multiculturalism
supervisor: Elissa Helms
current position: University of Innsbruck, Department of Educational Science
Sanja Kajinic
Subversive Visuality between Art and Activism: Post-Yugoslav Negotiations of Queer Art
supervisor: Erzsébet Barát
current position: University of Lodz, Teaching Assistant
2015
Dorottya Rédai
Sexing the School. Constituting Gender, Ethnicity and Class through Discourses of Sexuality in a Hungarian Secondary School
supervisor: Éva Fodor
current position: Project manager, trainer and researcher in “GeSt: Gender Studies Curriculum: A Step for Democracy and Peace in EU-neighbouring countries with different traditions”. Erasmus+ KA2 project with the participation of the Department of Gender Studies, CEU (10/2015 – 10/2018)
Board Member in Labrisz Lesbian Association
Trainer and facilitator in the school program “Getting to Know LGBT People”
Márta Kőrösi
Subversive Visuality between Art and Activism: Post-Yugoslav Negotiations of Queer Art
supervisor: Jasmina Lukic
current position: Secretary, Doctoral School, Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, Budapest, Hungary
Mihai Lucaciu
The Return of the Flesh: Poetics of Male Hysteria for the Stage
supervisor: Jasmina Lukic
current position: Bucharest, Romania, Stage Director, Performing Arts
Nebojsa Jovanovic
Gender and Sexuality in the Classical Yugoslav Cinema, 1947-1962
supervisor: Jasmina Lukic
current position: Akcija Sarajevo, Film scholar, Project Coordinator
Ovidiu Anemtoaicei
Masculinities, Male Bodies and Sexual Difference: a Sketch for an Impossible "Becoming-man"
supervisor: Linda Fisher
current position: HECATE Publishing House, Romania, Founding Partner
2016
Frank Karioris
Between Class and Friendship: Homosociality in an All-Male Residence Hall in the U.S.
supervisor: Daniel Monterescu
current position: American University of Central Asia, Assistant Professor
Rita Béres-Deák
Balloons with Candles – Hungarian Same-sex Couples and their Families of Origin Renegotiating Kinship
supervisor: Hadley Z. Renkin
current position: Visiting faculty at our department
Selin Cagatay
The Politics of Gender and the Making of Kemalist Feminist Activism in Contemporary Turkey (1946-2011)
supervisor: Susan Zimmermann