Tamás Magyarics, PhD

Tamás Magyarics, PhD (Budapest, 1953), historian, former Ambassador. He has been on the faculty of the School of English and American Studies, ELTE, Budapest since 1987. He also taught at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) (1991), the International European Studies (IES) in Vienna (2000-2011 and 2017-), and Corvinus University of Budapest (1999-2009). He was a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute For Foreign Affairs and Trade (2000-2011), and was its Director (2010-2011). He was the editor-in-chief of Külügyi Szemle and Foreign Policy Review (2000-2010). he was Ambassador to Ireland from 2011-2015. He was the Head of the North American Department in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (2015-2016). Currently he is a Professor at the American Studies Department at Eötvös Loránd University, and a Senior Research Fellow at the American Studies Research Center at the University of Public Service. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Hungarian Conservative and the quarterly Hungarian Review. He has published extensively on various aspects of the history and foreign affairs of the United States and the United Kingdom, as well as on questions related to the Atlantic community. His main publications include Nagy-Britannia politikája Közép-Európában 1918 óta [Great Britain Foreign Policy in Central Europe since 1918], Pro Minoritate Summer and Autumn 2002; Az Egyesült Államok története a 20. században [The History of the United States in the 20th Century], 2008; Az Egyesült Államok külpolitikájának története. Mítosz és valóság: Értékek és érdekek [The History of US Foreign Policy. Myth and Reality: Values and Interests, 2nd. ed. 2014; and Amerikai konzervatív gondolkodók [American Conservative Thinkers] (selected and edited), 2017.