Székedi Levente, PhD

assistant professor, head of department
szekedi.levente@partium.ro

Download CV: cv-europass-20190212-szekedi-en.pdf
Publications: List of publications (Jan 2019)
szekedi levente
Work experience
Period Position Organisation
2019-actual Head of department Partium Christian University, Department of Human and Social Sciences,
2018-2019 Acting head of department Partium Christian University, Department of Human and Social Sciences,
2018-actual Instructor Óbudai University, K-MOOC (Carpathian Basin Online Learning Center), Budapest
  • Computer-assisted Data Analysis online course
2017-2018 Scientific director Partium Christian University, Oradea
2016-2017 Scientific secretary Partium Christian University, Oradea
2016-actual Assistant professor Partium Christian University, Department of Human and Social Sciences, Oradea
2016-2016 Dean Partium Christian University, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, Oradea
2012-2016 Vice-dean Partium Christian University, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, Oradea
2011-2016 Assistant professor Partium Christian University, Department of Social Sciences, Oradea
2009-2011 Teaching assistant Partium Christian University, Department of Social Sciences, Oradea
2005-2009 Director Pangea Communications Ltd., Oradea
2005-2005 Director Pro Capital Ltd., Oradea
2004-2009 External lecturer Partium Christian University, Oradea
2002-2005 Marketing director Scripta Publisihing Ltd., Oradea
2001-2002 Adviser on problems of sociology CMI Dr. Munteanu Zeno (individual medical company), Oradea
2001-2002 Executive director (part time) Fundaţia pentru Promovarea Sănătăţii (Foundation for Health Promotion), Oradea
2001-2001 Adviser on problems of sociology Artimed Ltd., Oradea
2000-2001 Junior inspector, sociologist Direcţia de Sănătate Publică, Serviciul de Promovarea Sănătăţii şi Programe de Educaţie pentru Sănătate (Public Health Directorate, Health Promotion Department), Oradea
2000-2000 Vice director Studio 3F Ltd., Oradea
1999-2000 Executive director Scripta Publishing Ltd., Oradea
1998-1999 Marketing director Scripta Publishing Ltd., Oradea
1998-1998 Social worker Fundaţia Ecclesia Mater, Program Phare-SESAM pentru Resocializarea Oamenilor fără Adăpost (Ecclesia Mater Foundation, Center for the Reintegration of Homeless People), Oradea
1997-2010 External lecturer Hungarian Journalists' Association of Romania, Ady Endre Press College, Oradea
Education and training
Period Title Institution
2018-2018 R Programmer Track (Statement of Accomplishment) DataCamp,
  • Online course
2012-2016 PhD in Sociology University of Bucharest, Facult of Sociology and Social Work, Doctoral School in Sociology, Bucureşti
  • Project: Procesul de distrugere şi de reîntemeiere a sociologiei româneşti. Cazul sociologiei maghiare din România (The Process of the Destruction and Reconstruction of the Romanian sociology. The Case of ethnic Hungarian sociology of Romania)
  • Scientific adviser: dr. Rostás Zoltán, full professor
2013-2013 Certificate Agenţia Naţională pentru Programe Comunitare în Domeniul Educaţiei şi Formării Profesionale, Bucureşti

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2012-2012 Adult education instructor (certificate) Public Euroconsulting Ltd., Oradea
2007-2008 Teachers' Training Certificate University of Oradea, Oradea
1995-1997 Without certificate Eötvös Lóránd University, Institute of Sociology, Ethnic and Minority Studies, Budapest
  • English-language program
1991-1995 University diploma in Sociology Babeş-Bolyai University, Faculty of History and Philosophy, Cluj-Napoca
  • Dissertation: "Some Aspects in the Study of Advertising"
  • Adviser: Magyari Tivadar
1987-1991 High School Diploma Márton Áron Theoretical High School, Miercurea-Ciuc
Communication skills
  • Excellent communication skills (experience in marketing, communication, media, education)
  • Wide social network (experience in a series of fields and jobs)
Organisational / managerial skills
  • Management and leadership skills
  • Organization skills
  • Experience in the development of business plans, grant and applications etc.
  • Teamwork skills
Digital skills
  • Good knowledge of office applications: MS Office, OpenOffice, LibreOffice
  • Linux (mostly Ubuntu) - daily user since 2008
  • R statistical package (intermediate) and basic to intermediate SPSS, PSPP
  • Database creation and use (MS Access, LibreOffice Base, MySQL etc.) - basic to intermediate
  • Web programming (html, css, php) - basic
  • LimeSurvey online questionnaire tool - basic to intermediate
  • Latex document preparation system - intermediate
Positions
  • Member in the Senate of the Partium Christian University (PCU)
  • Member in the Faculty Council, PCU, Faculy of Economic and Social Sciences
Memberships
  • Romanian Sociological Society – member
  • American Sociological Association – international associate member
  • Transylvania Museum Society – member
  • Hungarian Regional Science Association (HRSA) – member
  • Partium Territorial Research Institute – member
  • Hungarian Academy of Sciences – external member of the public body
Research projects
  • 2018-2019: Online study for the reduction of student dropout at the pedagogical BA programmes of the Partium Christian University, EFOP-3.4.3-16-2016-00023 EU-funded project, Óbuda University (expert)
  • 2018: Students' expectations and social perceptions about the Erasmus+ mobility programme (researcher)
  • 2018: Interest, motivations and opinions of the participants at a youth summer festival ("Szabadság Feszt", Marghita, Romania), survey realised by the Partium Christian University and the Vifidisz Association (researcher)
  • 2018: Online survey of digital competences at the Partium Christian University, internal research program (researcher)
  • 2017–2018: Developing a Graduate Career Tracking System at the Christian Partium University. Founding research, Sapientia Foundation, Institute for Research Programmes (project manager)
  • 2017: First Year Students’ Information Preferences and Choice of University and Study Programmes, Internal Research of the Partium Christian University (project manager)
  • 2016: Cultural Consumption and the Cultural Consumption within the Actual and Potential Visitors of the Hungarian-language Szigliget Theatre of Oradea (project manager)
  • 2015: Practimuss – Integrated Program Facilitating the Transition From Education to Employment  of Partium Christian University Graduates, POSDRU/189/2.1/G/156647, EU SOP Human Resources Development (expert on methodology)
  • 2010: Opinion and Mobility Survey for the Oradea Public Transportation Company (project manager)
  • 2009–2011: ENRI - European, National and Regional Identity - Theory and Practice, EU European Regional Development Fund, Hungary-Romania CBC Programme 2007-2013 (expert)
  • 2009-2010: Roma Employment – Providing Professional and Institutional Support for the Integration of the Roma Population in the Labour Market of the Bihor-Hajdú-Bihar Euroregion, EU European Regional Development Fund, Hungary-Romania CBC Programme 2007-2013 (expert)