Prof. Dr.

Pál Fodor

Pál Fodor

Korrespondierendes Mitglied der philosophisch-historischen Klasse im Ausland seit 2021

  • Hungarian Academy of Sciences
  • Eötvös Loránd Research Network, Research Centre for the Humanities





  • Geschichte, Archäologie
  • Mittelalterliche Geschichte
  • Neuere Geschichte
  • Turkologie

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Ausgewählte Mitgliedschaften:

  • Honorary Member of the Turkish Historical Society
  • Academia Europea
  • Honorary Doctor of the Ankara University

Ausgewählte Preise und Auszeichnungen:

  • Ferenc Deák Research Award of the Pro Renovanda Cultura Hungariae Foundation
  • Officer’s Cross Medal of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Hungary
  • Honorary Cross Medal of the Order of Merit of Hungary
  • Széchenyi Prize

Ausgewählte Publikationen:

  • Pál Fodor (ed.), The Battle for Central Europe: The Siege of Szigetvár and the Death of Süleyman the Magnificent and Nicholas Zrínyi (1566). Budapest, Leiden, Boston: RCH HAS–Brill, 2019, X+569 p.; Budapest.
  • The Business of State: Ottoman Finance Administration and Ruling Elites in Transition. (Studien zur Sprache, Geschichte und Kultur der Türkvölker, 28.).; Berlin: Klaus Schwarz Verlag.
  • The Unbearable Weight of Empire: The Ottomans in Central Europe – A Failed Attempt at Universal Monarchy (1390–1566). Budapest: Research Centre for the Humanities, Hungarian Academy of Scienes, 2015, 175 p.; Budapest: Hungarian Academy of Scienes.
  • Ottoman Warfare, 1300–1453,’ in Kate Fleet (ed.), The Cambridge History of Turkey. Volume I. Byzantium to Turkey, 1071–1453. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009, pp. 192–226.; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • In Quest of the Golden Apple. Imperial Ideology, Politics, and Military Administration in the Ottoman Empire. (Analecta Isisiana, 45.).; Istanbul: Isis: Analecta Isisiana.