Lab members

Gábor Harami, PhD MTA Premium Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Ágnes Hubert, PhD research fellow

Julianna Németh, MSc predoctoral researcher

Veronika Baráth, MSc junior research fellow

Anna Budai, MSc research student

Zoltán Kovács, MSc research student

János Pálinkás, BSc research student

Andries Napo Leemisa, BSc research student

Lab alumni

Hajnalka Sarankó (MSc 2009)

Debasish Roy (MSc 2011)

Balázs Takács (PhD 2011)

Judit Gervai (MSc 2012)

Eszter Molnár (MSc 2012)

Kata Sarlós (PhD 2012)

Máté Gyimesi (postdoc, 2007-2012)

Nikolett Nagy (PhD 2013)

András Bibó (PhD 2013)

Zsuzsa Kocsis (PhD 2014)

Veronika Ferencziová (PhD, in progress)

Máté Martina (PhD, in progress)

Mihály Kovács

Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)

Education, degrees

M.Sc. (Biology, ELTE, 1998)

Ph.D. (Structural Biochemistry, ELTE, 2002)

Postdoctoral training (National Institutes of Health (NIH, USA), 2002-2005)

Habilitation (Biology, ELTE, 2008)

D.Sc. (Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA), 2012)

Fellowships

EMBO Fellowship (Max-Planck-Inst. for Medical Research, Heidelberg, 1998)

Hungarian State Eötvös Fellowship (Univ. of Leicester, 2000)

EMBO Fellowship (Univ. of Leicester, 2001)

NIH Visiting Fellowship (NIH, 2002-2005)

Bolyai Fellowship (ELTE-MTA, 2006-2009, 2010-2013)

Prizes

Student Excellence Award (ELTE, 1998)

Lenfant Biomedical Fellowship Award (NIH, 2004-2005)

Fellows Award for Outstanding Research (NIH, 2004)

Fellows Award for Research Excellence (NIH, 2004)

Sigma-Aldrich Award, 1st Prize (Sigma-Aldrich Hungary, 2008)

Talentum Prize (MTA, 2009)

Ignaz L. Lieben Prize (Austrian Academy of Sciences, 2011)

Faculty of 1000 Evaluation (2012)

Orloff Science Award (NIH, 2013)

NHLBI Director's Award (National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, NIH, USA, 2013)

Bolyai Certificate (MTA, 2014)

Teaching

BSc level: Biochemistry and molecular biology

MSc level: Biochemistry and molecular biology, Recombinant DNA techniques, Protein science, Motor proteins

PhD level: Transient enzyme kinetics, Fluorescence spectroscopy

Public service

Past

Member, Fellows Advisory Committee (NHLBI, 2003-2005)

Member, Board of Supervisors (Hungarian Biochemical Society, 2011-2014)

Co-chair, Motility Subgroup (BPS, USA, 2012)

Present

Member, Scientific Committee for Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Genetics and Cell Biology (MTA, 2011-)

Vice Chair, Student Scientific Research Council in Biology (ELTE, 2012-)

Board Member, OTKA (2013-)

Member, National Student Scientific Research Council of Hungary, Biology section (2014-)

Secretary General, Hungarian Biochemical Society (2016-)

Representative, General Assemby of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (2016-)

Member, Doctoral Council in Biology (ELTE, 2016-)

Member, Faculty Quality Control and Strategic Committee (ELTE, 2016-)

Program leader, Structural Biochemistry Doctoral Program (ELTE, 2016-)

Board Member, National Research, Development and Innovation Office (2016-)

Member, Board of Trustees, Bolyai Fellowship, MTA (2016-)