associate professor, head of department


Publications on MTMT

Phone: + 36 1 372-2500/1754

E-mail: munkacsy.bela@ttk.elte.hu

Office: 1.419, Southern Building, Lágymányos Campus

Postal address: Eötvös Loránd University, 1117 Budapest, Pázmány Péter sétány 1/C

Work experience

February 1995–: assistant professor

  • Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest (Hungary)

  • Course leader in two faculties (Faculty of Natural Sciences and Faculty of Social Sciences)

  • Course leader on BSc-level (Introduction to Environmental Protection and Nature Conservation; Introduction to Environmental Management; leader of the Renewable Energy Sources specialization)

  • Course leader on MSc-level (Resource and Waste Management; Environmental Management)

  • Course leader on PhD-level (Wind Energy from Geographical Point of View; Sustainable Energy Management)

  • Researcher on sustainable energy management and planning

  • Leader of research projects on energy geography

  • Supervisor of ~120 theses (BSc- and MSc-level) and doctoral supervisor of 6 PhD-researches

  • Supervisor of 10 student research projects (National)

April 2020 – December 2021: energy expert and advisor

  • Energiaklub Climate Policy Institute and Applied Communications Association, Budapest

September 1992 – June 1995: primary education teaching professional

  • Bajcsy-Zsilinszky úti Általános Iskola, Szentendre (Hungary)

  • teacher of Geography and Biology

  • leader of environmental workshops and field studies

Education and training

September 2002 – June 2005: PhD in Geography

  • Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest (Hungary)

September 1998 – June 2000: Environmental Manager

  • Budapest University Of Technology And Economics, Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Budapest (Hungary)

September 1992 – June 1995: Teacher of Geography – secondary school level

  • Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Science, Budapest (Hun)

September 1988 – June 1992: Teacher of Biology and Geography – primary school level

  • Eötvös Loránd University, Teacher Training Faculty, Budapest (Hungary)


English: B2

  • Intermediate Spoken English for Speakers of Other Languages (international exam of Pitman Qualifications) – 14. 06. 2000.
  •  Intermediate English for Speakers of Other Languages (international exam of Pitman Qualifications) – 13. 06. 2000.
  • State language exam (A and B type) – 2000

Russian: A1

  • Final exam at university – 1992

Additional professional experiences (existing only)

  • since 2014: external expert of the Climate Change Performance Index project conducted by the Germanwatch and Climate Action Network (CAN) Europe
  • since 2012: Board member of the International Network for Sustainable Energy - Europe (INFORSE-Europe) – European level non-governmental organization
  • since 2003: President of the Environmental Planning and Education Network – national level non-governmental organization in Hungary