Valuch Tibor

Prof. Tibor Valuch

Date of birth:
19 June, 1963
Place of birth:
Tata, Hungary
Contact: E-mail:,, Phone: +36-30-9286-786, Mailing address: H-4032 Debrecen, Babits M. u. 44.
1981 GSCE, Nyíregyháza
1987 University degree, secondary school teacher of history and geography, KLTE, Debrecen 1994/95 research student of the Ph.D. program at the Institute of History, KLTE, Debrecen
Ph.D. dissertation: Local revolution -- revolutionary organizations and their social composition in the county of Hajdú-Bihar in 1956   - Ph.D. (History) KLTE, Debrecen, 1995.
Habilitation-thesis: Hungarian social history after WWII.  - Habilitation: (History) University of Debrecen, 2006
DsC. dissertation: The changing of everyday life in Hungary in the second half of twentieth century – DsC (History) Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HAS), Budapest, 2009.
Scholarships in the last years:
2013 – Erasmus Foundation - 2 weeks, Paris
2013 – Hungarian Scholarship Board Office – 1 month, Vienna
2013 – 2014 National Excellence Fellowship Hungary, Budapest – 1 year
2014 – Erasmus Foundation – 2 weeks, Valencia
2014 – Hungarian Scholarship Board Office (Klebelsberg Kunó Scholarship) – 2 months,Vienna
2014 – DAAD Scholarship – 2 months, Berlin, Free University Friedrich Meinecke Institute
2015 – Erasmus Foundation – 1 week, Trondheim
2015 – 2018 - OTKA/HNFR - 3 years
2016 – Senior Core Fellowship Budapest, CEU Institute for Advanced Study - 6 months
Employment in the last decade:
2008 – 2011 Associate professor at the Department of Sociology, University of Debrecen
2009 – Scientific advisor at Institute of Political Sciences of HAS
2011 – 2014 Head of Institute at the Institute of Political Science and Sociology, University of Debrecen
2011 – 2015 Full Professor at the Department of Sociology, University of Debrecen
2015 – Full Professor at the Department of History, Eszterházy Károly University, Eger
Education and Research:
The Social History of Hungary after Second World War period
The Cultural History of Hungary after Second World War period
The History of everyday life in the contemporary Hungary
The Contemporary European Social History
The Labour History in Hungary and in (Central-)Europe
The Social History of Consumption in the modern Age Europe
European Society of Rural Sociology - member
European Labour History Network – member of Organization Committee
Global Labour History Network - member
Centre for the History of Retailing and Distribution (CHORD) - member
István Hajnal Circle – Hungarian Association of Social Historians - chair
Korall – Review of Hungarian Social History – member of Advisory Board
Múltunk(Our Past) – Hungarian Review of Political History - member of Advisory Board
Euro regional Journal of Socio-Economic Analysis – editor, advisor Hungarian Archival Review – member of Editorial Board
Number of publications:
Monograph: 13 Monograph Co-author:4, Edited books: 13, Papers: 158, Citations: 933,
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