Next Seminar: September 10.

September 10, 2013. 16:30

Michelle O. Crosby-Nagy (Budapesti Corvinus Egyetem)

LinkedIn Ego Networks as a New Data Source for Innovation Network Studies?

Next Seminar: September 3, 2013.

Our seminar series continues this fall, the first occasion takes place on September 3:

Zoltán Brys (Literatura Medica Network Science Section)

Network Analysis of Pharmaceutical Ads in the Hungarian Medical Journals – Marketing versus Medicine


Every information about the coming seminars are available on this page:


Next Seminar: 10 June

11 June, 2013, 15:30

Kinga Makovi (Columbia University/MTA TK "Lendület" RECENS)

The Influence of Political Dynamics on Southern Lynch Mob Formation and Lethality

Sunbelt 2013

MTA TK "Lendület" Research Center for Educational and Network Studies members participated in the 2013 Sunbelt Conference at Hamburg, Germany (webpage: Our members took part in the following lectures:

Two PhD Positions at MTA TK (Lendület) Research Center for Educational and Network Studies (RECENS)

The Doctoral School of Sociology, Corvinus University of Budapest calls for applications for full-time PhD positions for a period of three years commencing 1, September, 2013.

The deadline of applications is June 10, 2013.

The MTA TK "Lendület" Research Center for Educational and Network Studies (RECENS) is able to host and its director, Károly Takács is able to supervise two PhD students,who select one of the proposed research topics and become members of the research project “Competition and Negative Networks: The Origin, Dynamics, and Harmful Consequences of Negative Relations”. Preferences will be given for the first two topics that also appear at the website of the Doctoral School.


Next Seminar (May 14)

May 14, 2013, 15:30

Balázs Lengyel (International Business School)

The Controversial Role of Distance in Online Social Networks

OTDK results

Tamás Ribárszki and Kinga Varga finished second at the XXXI. OTDK competition at Kaposvár with their work about dinamics of positive and negative ties. Congratulations!