Department of Constitutional Law and Political Science

Deák Ferenc Faculty of Law and Political Sciences

                               Department of Constitutional Law and Political Science

Head of department:

  Dr. István Kukorelli

Position:

  University professor

Contact information:

Telephone: +36 96 503 400 /3473

E-mail: galline@sze.hu

Homepage: http://apt.sze.hu

 

Research profile:

-          Parliamentary law, parliamentarianism

-          Hungarian constitution and parliamentary history

-          Representative and direct democracy

-          The effect of European integration on the national constitutional law

-          Suitable public administration

-          Electoral law, electoral systems

-          Constitutional law, legal dogmatics

-          Europeanization of the administrative law

-          Local authorities in the system of multi-level European governance

-          Comparative Constitutional Court jurisdiction

-          Local governments in Europe

-          Local democracy

 

Applied Methods / Special tools:

-          Teaching material development (constitutional law, parliamentary law, international sources of constitutional law, history of politics, political science)

-          Handling of parliamentary and EU databases

-          Participation in the European expert network

 

References:

 

Research projects:

 

1. History of Hungarian constitutionalism and parliamentarism 1989-2010

Type: Post-doctoral research programme

Tasks, performed by the Department: Participating in conferences, preparing scientific publications, performing basic research: developments of parliamentary functions, development of Hungarian constitutionalism

Duration: 2008-2011

Project partner: Hungarian Scientific Research Fund (OTKA)

 

2. Parliamentary Law Research group

Aim: To perform basic researches

Tasks, performed by the Department: Creating publications, participating in conferences on every area of parliamentarianism-research

Duration: 2009- continuous

Project partners: Office of the Hungarian National Assembly, Association of Hungarian Constitutional Lawyers

 

3. Ius Publicum Europaeum

Aim: To conduct comparative legal research

Tasks, performed by the Department: Participating in a conference, creating publications

Duration: 2007-2010

Project partner: Max-Planck-Institute für ausländisches und öffentliches Rech, Heidelberg

 

4. Comment on the constitution

Aim: To prepare a comment on the constitution

Tasks, performed by the Department: Participating in a conference, creating publications

Duration: 2003-2010

Project partners: Századvég Kiadó (Publishing House), Konrad Adenauer Stiftung

 

5. The Local Government in Europe: The ‘Fourth Level’ in the EU Multi-Layered System of Governance

Aim: To perform comparative research

Tasks, performed by the Department: Participating in a conference, creating publications

Duration: 2009-2010

Project partner: University of Hull (GB)

 

6. Use of Foreign Precedents by Constitutional Judges

Aim: To perform a comparative analysis of performance of law

Tasks, performed by the Department: Participating in a conference, creating publications

Duration: 2008-2010

Project partner: International Association of Constitutional Lawyers

 

7. Group of Independent Experts

Aim: To monitor the European Charta of the local authorities

Tasks, performed by the Department: Participating in a conference, preparing reports

Duration: Continuous

Project partner: Council of Europe

 

8. Report on local and regional level participation in Europe

Aim: To prepare a European survey and comparative report

Tasks, performed by the Department: Leading the research, preparing a comparative report, participating in a conference

Duration: 2010

Project partners: University of Utrecht, Province of Utrecht, Council of Europe

 

Keywords:

parliamentary law, parliamentarism, constitutional law, constitution history, administrative law, representative and direct democracy, electoral law, electoral systems

Vállalati

Események

XIII. Regionális Állásbörze 2018. november 13.
Kutatói Szeminárium 2018. november 15. 14:00 - 16:00
Levelező oktatás kontaktóráinak időpontja 2018. november 16. 00:00 - 2018. november 17. 23:00
MÉK Balekbál 2018. november 17.

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