European Academy of Sociology - Fellows

Prof. Dr. Tamas Rudas

Centre for Social Sciences
Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HAS)
Országház utca 30.
1014 Budapest


Prof. Dr. Tamas Rudas

Fellow of the European Academy of Sociology


Tamas Rudas was educated as a mathematician in probability and mathematical statistics (MSc and Dr. rer. nat., ELTE, CSc, HAS) and obtained further qualifications in sociology (Dr. habil., ELTE, DSc, HAS).  He is Director-General of the Centre For Social Sciences of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. He was Founding Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences of ELTE, and now he is a Professor in the Department of Statistics. Tamas Rudas is also an Affiliate Professor in the Department of Statistics, University of Washington. He is Past President of the European Association of Methodology and worked earlier for thirty years with the TARKI Social Research Institute. His research concentrates on statistical methods for the analysis of categorical data and, in general, on the methodology of the social sciences. He published in the Annals of Statistics, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Biometrika, Sociological Methodology, Quality and Quantity. He authored / edited three volumes published by Sage.