Composed of the Academy's chief officials, of the chairs of the scientific sections and of members elected by the General Assembly, the Presidium is the principal decision-making body of the Academy in between General Assemblies. It is accountable for its decisions to same.
Presiding over the Presidium is the current President of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA).
Members of the Presidium are
Elected chief officers of the Academy
László Lovász, F.M.
President of MTA
Ádám Török, F.M.
Secretary-General of MTA
Beáta Mária Barnabás, F.M.
Deputy Secretary-General of MTA
Lajos Vékás, F.M.
Vice-President of MTA (social sciences)
Domokos Szász F.M.
Vice-President of MTA (natural sciences)
Tamás Freund, F.M.
Vice-President of MTA (life sciences)
Elected chairs of the scientific sections
Chair of Section I
György Hunyady, F.M.
Chair of Section II
Péter Pál Pálfy , F.M.
Chair of Section III
Tamás Németh, F.M.
Chair of Section IV
György Kosztolányi, F.M.
Chair of Section V
Gábor Stépán, F.M.
Chair of Section VI
Ferenc Joó, F.M.
Chair of Section VII
László Fésüs, F.M.
Chair of Section VIII
Iván Bélyácz, F.M.
Chair of Section IX
Attila Vörös, F.M.
Chair of Section X
Jenő Sólyom, F.M.
Chair of Section XI
Members elected by the General Assembly
Miklós Szabó, F.M.
József Bokor, F.M.
Tivadar Tulassay, F.M.
Members elected by the General Assembly to represent Doctors of Science
Enikő Bollobás, DSc
István Fábián, DSc
György Pósfai, DSc
Representing Regional Committees of MTA
András, Roósz F.M.
Chair of Miskolc Regional Committee
Representing the Council of Research Executives
Károly Fazekas, DSc
Director, Centre for Economic and Regional Studies of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Péter Lévai, C.M.
Director, Wigner Research Centre for Physics
Pál Ormos, F.M.
Director, Biological Research Centre, Szeged
Members with voice but no vote
Vilmos Csányi, F.M.
Editor-in-Chief of Magyar Tudomány
Károly Kocsis, C.M.
Chair, Hungarian Science Abroad Presidential Committee
József Bódis, DSc
President of the Hungarian Rectors' Conference
Gábor, Náray-Szabó, F.M.
President of the Supervisory Committee
Ernő Zalai, F.M.
President of the Doctors' Council
The following department heads of the Academy's Secretariat are also regularly invited to the sessions of the Presidium
Head of the President's Secretariat
Head of the Secretary-General's Secretariat