Dr. Röst GERGELY
    habilitált tudományos főmunkatárs, kutatócsoport-vezető

University of Szeged
2001 The unstable set of a periodic functional differential equation, supervisor: Dr. Tibor Krisztin
PhD Dissertation
University of Szeged
2006 January: Bifurcation Theory for Periodic Delay Differential Equations, advisor: Dr. Tibor Krisztin

Postdoctoral supervisor: Jianhong Wu (York University, Toronto)
: 2013 May, University of Szeged

2013-            research associate professor, University of Szeged
2011 -           principal investigator, ERC Epidelay Research Group, University of Szeged
2011             Fulbright visiting scholar, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
2007 - 2011 research fellow, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

2006 - 2007 postdoctoral fellow, York University, Toronto
2006 - 2007  assistant professor, University of Szeged
2004 - 2006  instructor, University of Szeged    

List of Publications - click here.

Foreign Experience

2000 ERASMUS, 4 months at Universita degli Studi della Basilicata, Potenza (Italy)
2002 Special Research Trimester on Dynamical Systems, 1 month at Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa (Italy)
2002 - 2003 one-year DAAD-Fellowship, Justus-Liebig-Universität, Giessen (Germany)
2006-2007 20 months MITACS Postdoctoral Fellow, York University, Toronto (Canada)
2011 5 months Fulbright Visiting Scholar, Arizona State University, Tempe (US), host: Horst Thieme
4 months (total) visiting researcher, Universidade de Vigo, host: Eduardo Liz

Prizes and Awards

1998,1999,2000 Grant of the Republic of Hungary
2001 Distinguished Student of the University of Szeged
2004 First prize, publication competition of the Szeged Committee of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
2005 First prize, publication competition of the Hungarian Association of Postgraduate Students
2005 "Golden Chalk" Prize, teaching award, given by the students association
2006 Promotio sub auspiciis praesidentis Rei Publicae, “PhD with Golden Ring”, given by the President of Hungary
2007 Grünwald Prize, awarded by the János Bolyai Mathematical Society
2008 Young Researcher Prize, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
2009 Bolyai Research Scholarship, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
2010 Fulbright Scholarship
2011 ERC Starting Investigator Grant
2012 Alexits Award, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
2013 MTA Bolyai Emléklap

Referee for

Hungarian Scientific Research Fund (referee and mathematics panel member)
NSERC Canada
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
43 research journals

Teaching Experience

Exercise classes:
Discrete Mathematics I.-II.,  Probability Theory,  Calculus I.-II., Biomathematics, Elementary Mathematics, Analysis I.-II.,  Ordinary Differential Equations, Advanced Problem Solving (2001-2010)

Biomathematics I-II., Ordinary Differential Equations, Population Dynamics, Mathematical Epidemiology, Dynamical Models in Biology, Mathematical Models in Biology, Functional Differential Equations, Dynamical Systems
Lectures in English:
Applied Calculus lectures at York University (150 students in class)
Introduction to Differential Equations


3 PhD students, 5 Master students, 16 BSc students

2002-2010  10 times team leader of Szeged and member of the international jury

on the Vojtech Jarník Mathematical Competition (Ostrava, Czech Republic), and on the IMC (Warsawa, Poland; Kolozsvár/Cluj, Romania; Skopje, Macedonia; Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria)

Summer Schools

2002 Let's face chaos Summer School on Nonlinear Dynamics, Maribor (Slovenia)
2002 CIMPA Summer School on Delay Equations, Marrakesh (Morocco)
2003 Spring School on Stochastic Delay Differential Equations, Berlin (Germany)
2004 TULKA Workshop on Operator Semigroups, Blaubeuren (Germany)
2006 MITACS School on Mathematical Modeling of Infectious Diseases, Toronto (Canada)
2006 Summer School on Delay Equations, Guangzhou (China)
2010 CAMBAM-MBI School on Dynamics of Biological Networks, McGill University, Montréal (Canada)


Modelling in Life Sciences workshop series (yearly since 2010)
session organizer: SIAM Snowbird (2x), ISIRR, AIMS, BJAMK
9QTDE, 10QTDE, HURO workshop
Szeged Summer School on Mathematical Epidemiology
Szeged Dynamics Days
American Institute of Mathematics - workshop on mathematical immuno-epidemiology

Editorial Boards

Electronic Journal on the Qualitative Theory of Differential Equations
Frontiers in System Biology
Biomath Communications

Other Activities

1997-2005 member and senior of the Eötvös Loránd College
1988-         soccer player in: MÁV NTE, JATE SC, Szőregi Rákóczi SE, VfB 1900 Giessen, Universitas SC Tanárképző, FCP Woodbridge