Dr. László Csicsmann,habilitated associate professor, head of the Corvinus University of BudapestInstitute for International, Political and Regional Studies. Formerly he wasDean of the Faculty of Social Sciences and International Relations between 2013and 2020, Deputy Dean between 2009 and 2013. He graduated in Economics in 2000with a degree in International Relations from the Budapest University ofEconomics and Public Administration. He has been on the staff of our Universitysince October 2002. In 2007, he received a PhD with a summa cum laudequalification at the International Relations Multidisciplinary Doctoral School.In 2017 he habilitated at Corvinus University of Budapest. His main researchinterests include international relations theory and the Middle East and NorthAfrica and the Indian subcontinent.