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PÓSFAI Zsuzsanna

Pósfai Zsuzsanna
Great Plain Research Institute
Békéscsaba Department


Curriculum Vitae

Personal data

Name : Pósfai Zsuzsanna

Place and date of birth : , July 28th,1988

Marital status :


E-mail posfai.zsuzsi(at)gmail.com
E-mail posfai(at)rkk.hu

Education and training

2011Corvinus University Budapest — BA International Relations
2013Sciences Po Paris — MA Stratégies territoriales et urbaines (MA in Urban and Regional Policy)
2018University of Szeged — PhD student in the program “Spatial manifestations of socio-economic processes” at the Institute for Geography and Geology

Language skills

German (reads)
French (writes, reads, lectures)
English (writes, reads, lectures)

Places of work and employment

2013Espacité – Consultancy company working for local governments on issues of housing policy and urban renovation. (Paris, France) —
2013—2014Budapest Central Municipality, Department of Urban Planning —
2014—2017Centre for Economic and Regional Studies, Hungarian Academy of Sciences — junior research fellow


2008Goldman Sachs Global Leaders scholarship
2012Bourse “Excellence Grandes Écoles”: Scholarship of the French Government for studies in France
2014Marie Curie PhD scholarship

Research fields

housing market and housing policy (uneven development and financialization of the housing market)
critical urban studies and critical geography

Trips abroad

2008—2009Erasmus scholarship, 2 semesters - Sciences Po Paris —
2016research semester in Leipzig (at the Leibniz Institut für Länderkunde) in the framework of the Marie Curie ITN RegPol2 “Socio-economic and Political Responses to Regional Polarisation in Central and Eastern Europe” —


MTMT link

Academia.edu link


2017 forthc. Pósfai Zs, Nagy G: “Crisis and the reproduction of core-periphery relations on the Hungarian housing market”, European Journal of Spatial Research and Policy.
2017 forthc. Pósfai Zs, Gál Z, Nagy E: “Financialization and inequalities: “The uneven development of the housing market on the Eastern periphery of Europe”, Inequality and sustainable development: Challenges for Capitalism; Ed.s:  S. Fadda, P. Tridico. Routledge.
2015 Czirfusz M, Horváth V, Jelinek Cs, Pósfai Zs, Szabó L: "Gentrification and spatialities of global capitalism in Budapest-Józsefváros", Intersections. EEJSP 1(4): 55-77.
2015 Czirfusz M, Pósfai Zs: "Evictions from municipal housing and the (mis)management of the municipal housing stock", Területi Statisztika (Regional Statistics) 55(5): 484-504.
2013 Jelinek Cs, Pósfai Zs: “From urban government to urban governance” (“A városi önkormányzattól a városi kormányzásig”); In: Kritikai városkutatás; L’Harmattan, Budapest, pp 145-154.