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Tamas SZÜCS Director, Directorate A - Strategy, DG Communication, European Commission, Brussels


1981-1987 Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Faculty of Legal and Political Sciences, Doctorate in Legal and Political Sciences 1982-1986 Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest Faculty of Humanities, MA in Aesthetics 1986-1989 Free lance journalism and research projects in sociology, psychoanalysis and philosophy 1988-1989 Oxford University, UK, Linacre College, Advanced studies in contemporary culture, communication and philosophy (Soros Scholar) 1989-1990 Eötvös Lóránd University / Hungarian Literary History Society, Lecturer in the Institute for Art Theory and Media Studies, Academic Secretary / Advisor 1990-1991 Cambridge University Press, Representative in Hungary 1991-1992 Oxford University, UK, Foreign Service Programme (British Council/FCO Scholarship) 1992-1995 Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Department of European Integration, Legal expert / Political analyst, Preparation of Hungary s application for EU membership, EU institutional reform process 1994 European Commission, DG Communication and Culture, detached from the MFO as "fonctionnaire stagiaire" 1995-2004 Permanent Representation of Hungary to the EU, First Counsellor 2004-2004 Head of Cabinet, Cabinet of Commissioner Péter Balázs, Regional Policy and Institutional Reform, European Commission 2004-2006 Head of Cabinet, Cabinet of Commissioner László Kovács, Taxation and Customs Union, European Commission since 2006 Director - "Strategy", Directorate A, DG Communication, European Commission