Petra Péter

vice rector
academic and international affairs

She has been working in the field of contemporary dance since 2002 as a cultural manager, researcher, and critic. She has been a member of the staff of the College since its foundation, where, in addition to teaching, she is involved in international relations. Her research interests include the early period of contemporary dance in Hungary. She has participated in research projects like  Philther (The canon of the past decades of Hungarian theatre history), Teatrum50 (50 years of the Szentendre Theatre), and Sources of the History of Hungarian Stage Dance Art 2. Editorial board member of the periodical titled Dance Studies. Editor of the Budapest Dance School Archive.


She holds a degree in Sociology and Hungarian Studies from the Kossuth Lajos University of Debrecen and a degree in Theatre History from the University of Veszprém. She started her doctoral studies at the Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church in Veszprém and continued at the Doctoral School of Literature at the University of Pécs. Since 2014 she has been teaching dance history at the Károli Gáspár Reformed University.