Gabriella Pusztai
website


CONTACT
Institute of Educational Studies
University of Debrecen
P.O. Box 17.
4010 Debrecen
Hungary
gabriella.pusztai@iif.hu

Research field:


 

 


Influence of social contexts of schools, families and student networks on the academic career and social wellbeing of students

 


 

 


Cultural and social capital in Education

 


 

 


Private education, denominational schools, minorities in Education

 


 

 


Social effect of the restructuring of Higher Education

 


 

Research projects:


 


2012-2013



TECERN -Teacher Education Central European Research Network - Project leader




2010-2011


Project leader

The role of Higher Education in strenthening the social cohesion

HURO

 


 

2009-2010


Leader of research group

Analysing education in the border region

Project leader Tamás Híves

 


 

2008-2009


Project leader

Lecturers and doctoral students in the doctoral programs

CHERD

 


 

2007


Research leader for Center of Higher Education Research and Development at the UD (CHERD)

 


 

2006-2009


Project leader

Education and churches in Central and Eastern Europe

REVACERN

 


 

2007-2010


Leader of research group

The Impact of Tertiary Education on Regional Development (TERD)

Project leader: Prof. Dr. Tamas Kozma

 


 

2007-2008


Leader of research group

The Bologna process in Central Europe

Project leader:  Prof. Dr. Tamás Kozma

 


 

2006-2008


Member of research group

New Social Risk in the European Knowledge Society NESOR EU SOCRATES

Project leader:  Csaba Matkó

 


 

2006-2009


Project leader

Further education plans of secondary school students in the border region (FEPSS)  

 


 

2002-2005


Leader of research group of the project: Institutional researches in Higher Education,

Project leader:  Prof. Dr. Tamás Kozma

 


 

2003


Project leader

The role of social capital in school career of secondary school students (RSC)

 


 

2002


Leader of research group

Regional University 

Project leader: Prof. Dr. Tamas Kozma

 


 

2001-2001


Leader of research group

Roma/gipsy teachers in Hungary

Project leader Prof. Dr. Szabó László Tamás

 


 

1996-999


Project leader

Interactions of education in family and in schools in denominational schools (IEDS)  

 


 

Participation in other research projects:


 

 


 

2009-2010


Consultant

Regulation of schooling and advancement

Project leader: Anna Imre

 


 

2003-2006


Social demands in adult higher education

Project leader:  Prof. Dr. Katalin Forray R.

 


 

2003-2004


Professional adapting of entrant teachers

Project leader:  Dr. habil. Mária Nagy

 


 

2003


Report about teacher training in Hungary

Project leader:  Dr. Mihály Kocsis

 


 

1999-2001


Social status and career of scientists in educational research in Hungary

Project leader:  Prof. Dr. Ildikó Hrubos

 


 

1997-2000


Institutional researches in Higher Education

Project leader:  Prof. Dr. Tamás Kozma

 


 

Scientific scholarships, honors/awards:


 

2007


Bolyai plaquette of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

 


 

2003


Special award for scientific publication of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

 


 

2003


Research Fellowship "Bolyai János" of Hungarian Academy of Science

 


 

2002


First award for a scientific publication on the application "Youth, religion, value system" of Faludi Ferenc Academy

 


 

1999


Research Fellowship of "Andorka Rudolf" Social Science Association, Budapest

 


 

1996-1999


Research Fellowship of "OTKA" Foundation, Budapest

 


 

1999


Fellowship of the Catholic Academic Support Service for Foreign Students

 


 

1999


Erasmus scholarship for doctoral students

 


 

1998


Research Fellowship of "Pro Regione" Foundation, Debrecen

 


 

1998


Research Fellowship Foundation for Talented Young Scholars in Debrecen

 


 

1996


Special award for international scientific publications  of  Foundation Universitas

 

International research cooperations:


 

2010


(HERD Higher Education for Social Cohesion

 Institutional Partners : Univerity of Oradea (Ro), Partium Christian University (RO)

 


 

2008


MESOC - Mesauring social capital research cooperation. Institutional partner: BOAS - Bureau for the Organisation of Applied Social Research (Vienna)

 


 

2007-2009


REVACERN - Religions And Values: Central And Eastern European Research Network

Institutional partners:
University of Szeged (H)
University of Vienna (A)
Pazmany Peter Catholic University (H)
Adam Mickiewicz University (PL)
Pastoral Institute, University of Ljubljana (SLO),
Masaryk University (CZ)
Institute for Social Research (HR)
Center for Interreligious Dialogue and Conflict Prevention (BG)
Ukrainian Academy of Science (UA)
Max Weber Foundation (RO)
Warsaw University (PL)
Comenius University (SK)

 

 


 

2006-2010


(TERD - Tertiary Education for economic and social development

Institutional Partners: Subcarpatian Hungarian College (UA), Partium Christian University (RO)

 


 

2005-2008


FEPSS - Further education plans of secondary school students in the border region.

 

Institutional partners: Partium Christian University (RO) and Subcarpatian Hungarian College (UA).

 

2002-2005


Regional University 

Institutional partners: Partium Christian University (RO) and Subcarpatian Hungarian College (UA).