Médiatudományi Intézet


KOLTAY, András, PhD

Koltay András - munkatársak

coordinating member of the council

Dr. András Koltay has been a lecturer at Pázmány Péter Catholic University Faculty of Law and Political Sciences in Budapest, Hungary since 2002. From 2012 he is an associate professor. He received LL.M. degree in public law at the University College London in 2006, and PhD degree in law at the Pázmány Péter Catholic University in 2008. He attended the human rights course of the International Institute of Human Rights in Strasbourg in 2003. His principal research has been concerned with freedom of speech, personality rights and media regulations, but he also deals with other constitutional questions. He is the author of more than 150 articles in Hungarian and in foreign languages, and three monographs on comparative freedom of speech (in English: Freedom of Speech – the Unreachable Mirage. Budapest, Wolters Kluwer, 2013). He was a speaker in more than 50 conferences in several countries. Since 2010 he has been a member of the Media Council, the authority which supervises the functioning of the media system. E-mail: koltay.andras@jak.ppke.hu.