Veronika Szeghy-Gayer, PhD.

Qualification

2016, PhD., Cultural Studies Department, Doctoral School of History, Eötvös Loránd University of Science, Budapest, Hungary
2011, BA/MA Studies, History Department and Italian Language and Literature Department, Eötvös Lóránd University of Science, Budapest, Hungary
2010, MA Studies, Faculté des Sciences Sociales, Université de Versailles– Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France

Area of scientific interest

  • interethnic relations;
  • nationalism;
  • political elites in the territory of daily Slovakia until 1945;
  • Jewish communities in the territory of daily Slovakia until 1945;
  • history Hungary, history of the Hungarian minority community;

Internship, courses and stays abroad

2019 Kultminor - Scholarship of the Minority Culture Fund of the Slovak Republic – archival research (Budapest, Hungaian National Archives)
2018 Hungarian State Eötvös Scholarship
2017, 2014 Scholarship of National Cultural Fond of Hungary
2016, 2017 Scholarship of the Hungarian Ministry of Human Resources
2015 SAIA National Scholarship Programme of the Slovak Republic
2014 International Youth Conference Scholarship, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (University College London, School of Slavonic and East European Studies)
2012, 2013 International Visegrad Scholarship (Slovakia)
2012 Pro Renovanda Cultura Hungariae Programme
2011, 2012 Summer Course of Slovak Language and Culture, Comenius University Bratislava, Slovakia
2010 Erasmus Programme at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Versailles, France

Selected scientific projects

2018 – 2020, riešiteľka Collegium Carolinum – Handbook of the religious and church history of Slovakia during the 20th century Project of the Collegium Carolinum in cooperation with the Graduate School for Eastern and Southeast European Studies. (http://www.collegium-carolinum.de/en/research/history-of-religion/handbuch-religions-kirchengeschichte.html).

2016 – 2021, riešiteľka MTA Lendület – Trianon 100, researche project lead by Balázs Ablonczy, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (http://trianon100.hu/)

2015 – 2018, riešiteľka OTKA projekt č. K112968 Institute of Political History in Budapest, project lead by Gábor Egry. Negotiating post-imperial transitions, 1918-1925. A comparative study of local and regional transitions from Austria-Hungary to the successor states (http://nyilvanos.otka-palyazat.hu/index.php?menuid=930&lang=HU&num=112968)

2014 – 2016, riešiteľka OTKA projekt č. K109173 research project lead by Nándor Bárdi. Minority Hungarian communities in the 20th Century (Historical sources and chronologies.)(https://kisebbsegkutato.tk.mta.hu/eredmenyek-otka-109173-kisebbsegi-magyar-kozossegek).

Selected publications

Szeghy-Gayer Veronika: Jewish War Memory as a Local Community Building Project – the Heroes’ Memorial in Prešov, Slovakia. In: Gerald, LAMPRECHT – Eleonore, LAPPIN-EPPEL – Ulrich, WYRWA (eds.) Jewish Soldiers in the Collective Memory of Central Europe : The Remembrance of World War I from a Jewish Perspective.
Wien: Böhlau Verlag, ISBN 978-3-205-20722-1 pp. 351-370.

Szeghy-Gayer Veronika: Eugen Bárkány a jeho angažovanosť v živote mesta Prešov v rokoch 1920-1938; Eugen Bárkány and his involvement in the public life of Prešov in 1920-1938. In: Borský, Maroš; Švantnerová, Jana (eds.) Eugen Bárkány : Medzi Prešovom a Bratislavou - Between Prešov and Bratislava. Bratislava: Židovské komunitné múzeum v Bratislave, (2018) pp. 65-75.

Szeghy-Gayer Veronika: Államfordulat és az újrastruktúrálódó helyi elit Bártfán
(1918-1919). In: Századok, roč. 152,
č. 6., pp. 1215-1236.

Szeghy-Gayer Veronika: Personálna kontinuita politickej elity v Košiciach po
Viedenskej arbitráži. In: Forum Historiae, roč.
12, č. 1, s. 129-140. ISSN 1337-6861

Szeghy-Gayer Veronika: A szlovák-magyar-zsidó-cseh Kassa a 20. század első felében. Korall, roč. 68, č. 2, pp. 99-121.

Szeghy-Gayer Veronika: Felvidékből Szlovenszkó. Magyar értelmiségi útkeresések Eperjesen és Kassán a két világháború között.
Pozsony: Kalligram Kiadó, ISBN 9788081019456, 284 p.

Szeghy-Gayer, Veronika: "Vráťme si mesto!" Prejavy nespokojnosti "mestského občana" v politickom diskurze v Prešove 1918 - 1938. FORUM HISTORIAE, 2015/2 pp. 56-68.

Gayer, Veronika: Spányi Artúr és az "eperjesi középosztály" a két világháború között. REGIO: KISEBBSÉG KULTÚRA POLITIKA TÁRSADALOM 23 : 1 pp. 109-135., 27 p.

GAYER, Veronika – OTČENÁŠOVÁ, Slávka – ZAHORÁN, Csaba (eds.). Remembering the City: a Guide through the Past of Košice. Budapest;
Košice : Terra Recognita Foundation; Univerzita Pavla Jozefa Šafárika v Košiciach. ISBN 978-963-89185-2-9, 174 p.


+ Complete list of publications from the on-line database of the Slovak Academy of Sciences

+ Complete list of publications from the on-line database of MTMT

Most cited publications

Gayer Veronika. Remembering The City: A Guide Throught The Past of Košice. (2013) – 13 citácií
Szeghy-Gayer Veronika. Felvidékből Szlovenszkó: Magyar értelmiségi útkeresések Eperjesen és Kassán a két világháború között (2016) – 9 citácií
Gayer Veronika. Zsidó egyesületek Kassán a két világháború között. (2014) – 5 citácií
Gayer Veronika. Slovjacké regionálne hnutie v rokoch 1907–1918 (2014) – 3 citácie
Szeghy-Gayer Veronika. Personálna kontinuita politickej elity v Košiciach po Viedenskej arbitráži (2018) - 3 citácie

Teaching activities

Hungarian textreading for historians (Katedra histórie, UPJŠ) 2015 – 2019

Membership in scientific and other organizations

Czechoslovak Studies Association – od roku 2018
Historical Society of Košice, from 2013
Terra Recognita Alapítvány – od roku 2011