The Presidium of the Academy

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

Voting members

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)

József Bokor, F.M.
Vice-President of MTA (natural sciences)

Tamás Freund, F.M.
Vice-President of MTA (life sciences)

Elected chairs of the scientific sections

András Kertész, F.M.
Chair of Section I

Attila Zsoldos, F.M.
Chair of Section II

Miklós Laczkovich, F.M.
Chair of Section III

Tamás Németh, F.M.
Chair of Section IV

György Kosztolányi, F.M.
Chair of Section V

László Péter Kollár, F.M.
Chair of Section VI

Ferenc Fülöp, F.M.
Chair of Section VII

László Fésüs, F.M.
Chair of Section VIII

Vanda Lamm, F.M.
Chair of Section IX

László Bozó, F.M.
Chair of Section X

Zoltán Rácz, F.M.
Chair of Section XI

Members elected by the General Assembly

Mihály Pósfai, F.M. , Chair of Veszprém Regional Committe
Miklós Szabó, F.M.
Tivadar Tulassay, F.M.

Members elected by the General Assembly to represent Doctors of Science

Zsolt Boda, PhD
Norbert Hájos, DSc
Zoltán Homonnay, DSc

Representing Regional Committees of the MTA

László Lénárd, F.M.
Chair of Pécs Regional Committee

Representing the Council of Research Executives

Károly Fazekas, DSc
Director, Centre for Economic and Regional Studies of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Zsolt Dombrádi, DSc
Director, Institute for Nuclear Research, Debrecen

Ferenc István Nagy, F.M.
Director, Biological Research Centre, Szeged

Consulting members

András Falus, F.M.
Editor-in-Chief of Magyar Tudomány

Károly Kocsis, C.M.
Chair, Hungarian Science Abroad Presidential Committee

János Józsa, F.M.
President of the Hungarian Rectors' Conference

Ferenc Hudecz, F.M.
President of the Supervisory Committee

Gábor L. Kovács, F.M.
President of the Doctors' Council

Ferenc István Nagy, F.M.
Director, Biological Research Centre, Szeged

Other invited members of the Secretariat

Andrea Balla
Head of the President's Secretariat

Annamária Szabó
Head of the Secretary-General's Secretariat