Academic Advisory Board

The Academic Advisory Board advises the Institute's Director in academic and strategic matters. For the appointment of Fellows, the Director bases her decisions on the recommendations of the internationally composed body of scholars.


William O'Reilly, University Senior Lecturer in Early Modern History, Associate Director, Centre for History and Economics, University of Cambridge


Pál Ács is a senior research fellow at the Research Centre for the Humanities, Honorary Professor at the Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest

Nadia Al-Bagdadi, Director, IAS CEU (ex officio)

Lynne Haney, Professor of Sociology, Director of Law and Society Undergraduate Program, New York University

Andrea Kern, Professor of Philosophy, University of Leipzig

János Kovács, Professor, University of Vienna

Jan-Werner Müller, Professor of Politics at the Department of Politics, Princeton University

Almira Ousmanova, Professor, European Humanities University, Vilnius

Ákos Róna-Tas, Professor and Chair of Sociology, University of California, San Diego