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Norbert Somogyi
01 February 2013
Modified: 19 February 2020
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Párizs - Somogyi Norbert, TéT szakdiplomataEducation:

  • 2016- PhD student at the Doctoral School of Earth Sciences at the University of Pécs (geopolitical studies)
  • 2010 Obtained "PhD" degree with "summa cum laude" at Pannon University
  • 1998/99 Visiting Academic Scientist at University of Sydney PBI (1998-99) with the help of Australian Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation (RIRDC, providing a travel grant and a living allowance while in Australia), ASAS Pty. Limited and The University of Sydney Plant Breeding Institute
  • 1997 Post-master course in plant genetics at the University of Agriculture in Gödöllő
  • 1995 "Doctor of Science" from the University of Agriculture of Keszthely (Hungary)
  • 1993-1994 Fellow researcher of the French government at the Ecole Supérieure d'Agriculture de Purpan (Toulouse): partial training in master's degree - management of agro-food businesses
  • 1986-1991 "PANNON" University of Agriculture in Keszthely (Hungary), Agricultural engineering degree

Professional career:

  • 01.10.2018- Scientific advisor at the Hungarian Embassy in Paris (accredited also in Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia)
  • 20.06.2018-30.09.2018 Civil servant at the Ministry of Agriculture, then at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • 04.2018-03.2020 Project manager in the framework of cross-border cooperation Serbia-Hungary: HUSRB / 1602/41/0214 Competitive sustainability of agricultural enterprises through the development of new products with added value based on alternative plant (CORNUCOPIA)
  • 01.04.2018 -19.06.2018 Advisor to the Director General of NAIK, monitoring of international relations
  • 03.2018- Lecturer at the Faculty of Agriculture of the University of Szeged, with a particular responsibility for the development of international relations primarily with France and French-speaking countries, including Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and West Africa
  • 01.11.2014-31.03.2018. Deputy Director General of NAIK - National Center for Agronomic Research and Innovation (Acting Director General between August 2016 and January 2017), then Deputy Director General for Strategic Affairs
  • 06.2014-10.2014 Senior advisor at the Ministry of Agriculture in Budapest
  • 01.2013-05.2014 Agricultural adviser at the Hungarian Embassy in Paris
  • 10.2010-01.2013 Scientific advisor at the Hungarian Embassy in Paris, also responsible for agricultural affairs
  • 09.2007-10.2010 Scientific advisor at the Hungarian Embassy in Paris
  • 2006- Lecturer at the Faculty of Horticulture of Gyöngyös High School
  • 2005-2007 Senior Advisor to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Directorate General for Education and Research / DG of Natural Resources
  • 2001-2005 Agricultural adviser at the Hungarian Embassy in Paris
  • 2000-2001 Advisor to the Department of International Relations of the Ministry of Agriculture
  • 1991-2000 Engineer in genetic selection and production of paprika at the Research Institute for Vegetable Plants
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Updated: 19 February 2020
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