Advisory Board


Laszlo VIGH DSc

member of the Hungarian
Academy of Sciences
After graduating from Szeged University as a research chemist, began his career in the middle seventies as a student of the late Tibor Farkas, (a corresponding member of the US National Academy of Sciences)in the Institute of Biochemistry of the Szeged Biological Research Centre (BRC). From the year 1975, he was a Teaching Assistant of the Institute with a scientific scholarship, where he now works as a research professor. He has been leading a separate research group in the Institute (Molecular Stress Biology Group) since 1986 and defended his Doctor of Biological Sciences dissertation in 1991. Between 1994 and 2003, Laszlo Vigh was the Director of the Institute of Biochemistry of the BRC. From 2001 until 2004, he was Deputy Director General of the BRC responsible for innovation and since the year 2008, he has filled in the same position, now being responsible for strategic matters. He has been a corresponding member of the HAS („MTA”) since 2004, a full member of HAS since 2010 and an honorary professor of Szeged University since 2005.