Dr Tamás Molnár - Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies
Tamás graduated at the Eötvös Lorand University of Budapest (ELTE), Faculty of Law in 2003 (cum laude) and the Université libre de Bruxelles, Institut d’Etudes Européennes in 2006 (LLM in EU law grande disctinction) then obtained his PhD in public international law in 2013 at ELTE.
He is a visiting lecturer on international migration law in the Corvinus University of Budapest, Department of International Relations and has published widely in the fields of international law, EU law and statelessness law.
Since 2010, he has done consultancy for UNHCR on statelessness issues and for the European Network on Statelessness since 2014. Since 2016, he works for the EU Fundamental Rights Agency (Vienna) as a legal research officer on asylum, migration and borders in the field of statelessness.
Previously Tamás was head of the Migration Unit, Department of EU Cooperation, Ministry of the Interior of Hungary (2010-14), and was charged with the drafting of the Hungarian statelessness determination procedure in 2006–07. He is an associate member of the European Network on Statelessness (ENS) and holds several other European memberships.