Aranka Mészáros, Dr.

Aranka Mészáros, Dr.

Last modified: 18. October 2022

​​​​​​​dr. habil Aranka Mészáros
associate professor
dr univ. 1984, PHD 2001, habil 2021
tel.: +36 28 522-000 / 3642                                                                
I consider it very important to emphasize the practical applicability of the materials I teach, I hold all my classes in this spirit, interactively, and based on the students' experiences, we focus on this in the assignments and exams as well.
Name of department:
Department of Agricultural Management and Leadership Science

​​​​​​​Professional experience:​​​​​​​

  • KLTE scientific scholarship holder 1982-1984
  • KLTE assistant professor 1984-1990
  • ELTE assistant professor 1990-1997 GATE
  • SZIE assistant professor 1997-2005
  • associate professor SZIE, MATE 2005-2022
  • general and education institute deputy director until 2006-2019
  • Acting Institute Director in 2019-2020
  • Head of Human Resources Major 2018-             

Education, qualification:

  • Lajos Kossuth University 1977-1982 Certified psychologist
  • Lóránd Eötvös University 1994-1996 Educational psychologist
  • Budapest University of Technology 1996-1998 Work- and organizational psychologist
  • 1993: Gordon instructor, 1996-1998 NLP Practitioner and Master Practitioner course,
  • In 1996-97, T-group management training with a theme approved by the Association of Hungarian Psychologists
  • 2000-2004 Transactional analysis courses (101, 202, advanced theoretical courses, organizational development)
  • 2005-2006 coach training and exam recognized by the European Association for Supervision and Coaching in Europe
  • 2017 Emotional and social intelligence training Hungarian Group and Organizational Dynamics Society and Indynamics Consulting
  • 2017 Anti-discrimination sensitization trainer training Intercultural Iceland
  • 2017 Williams Life Skills facilitator training János Selye Hungarian Society of Behavioral Sciences and Behavioral Medicine
  • 2018 Williams Life Skills supplementary teacher facilitator training
  • 2020 State-recognized master trainer training Vintage Academy

Area of research and activity : generational differences, communication, examination of financial attitudes, personality preferences, motivation and value assessments, training methodology

Awards and recognitions :

  • 2012 Szent István University Laurel Wreath silver degree
  • 2017 Szent István University Laurel Wreath gold degree
  • 2022 Szent István University Laurel Wreath
  • 2022 Knight's Cross of the Hungarian Order of Merit

Publication details: LINK

Subjects taught: Social psychology, Social skill development, Typology and communication, Psychological foundations of everyday financial behavior

Optional thesis topics:

  • Gender and generational differences in assertive communication
  • Gender characteristics of feedback management
  • Generational characteristics of feedback management
  • Generational characteristics of personality preferences
  • Gender characteristics of personality preferences