Selected Alumni Profiles

Gábor Kármán

Gábor Kármán finished his MA in 2003 and a PhD in Comparative History at CEU in 2010. After having spent six years at the Research Center for the History and Culture of East Central Europe (GWZO) in Leipzig, he returned to Hungary and has been a research fellow at the Research Center for the Humanities (until recently of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences), Institute of History since 2013.

Marijana Kardum

Marijana Kardum, is a Teaching/Research Assistant at the University of Zagreb (Faculty of Teacher Education) and a researcher of the international research project Modern Women Thinkers ( and

Anastasia Felcher

Anastasia Felcher is an archivist responsible for the Slavic Collection at the Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives of the CEU. She completed her MA at the CEU (2010) and her PhD at the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca (2016). She is currently working on her first book, tentatively titled Jewish Cultural Heritage post-1989. Debates on Memory and Preservation in Eastern Europe.

Goran Miljan

Goran Miljan finished his MA in 2009 and Ph.D. in Comparative history in 2016. He currently works as a researcher at the Hugo Valentin Centre, Department of History, Uppsala University.

Olga Kartashova

Olga Kartashova is a doctoral student at the Skirball Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies, New York University and a contractor researcher at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies.