Dr. Dezso Benedek
Trustee / Director: Education & Cultural Affairs
- Anthropologist and Literary Scholar
- Director of Humanitad Education & Cultural Affairs
Dr. Benedek is a widely recognised and respected cultural anthropologist. His activities range from fieldwork in remote ethnic communities, in such places as the Island of Irala, Patagonia, Tibet etc.... He has organised and led expeditions into the Mekong Delta, Western China and Pakistan and is a recognised authority in his field. He continues to work as an advisor for Eastern European governments and academic establishments.
- B.A. Philology: Universitatea Babes-Bolyai, Romania.
- Ph.D. Comparative Literature & Cultural Anthropology: Pennsylvania State University.
- Edwin Erle Sparks Fellow: Pennsylvania State University
- National Ministry of Education of Republic of China Fellow: National Taiwan University
Academic Honours & Grants:
- KOREA FOUNDATION GRANT
- EDWIN ERLE SPARKS KOREA FOUNDATION MINISTRY OF EDUCATION
- CHINA PACIFIC CULTURAL FOUNDATION
- SANDY BEAVER TEACHING AWARD PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIV.
- SKAGGS FOUNDATION
- WOODROW WILSON FOUNDATION
- FULBRIGHT LECTURING F/SHIP
HUNGARIAN, ROMANIAN, ENGLISH, GERMAN, ITALIAN, FRENCH, SPANISH, PORTUGUESE, RUSSIAN, CHINESE, JAPANESE, VIETNAMESE, YAMI, IVATANEN, ITBAYETEN ETC...
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