András Bozóki is Professor of Political Science at the Central European University (CEU) Budapest. He has published widely in topics of democratization, the role of intellectuals, the roundtable talks of 1989, East-Central European politics, the transformation of communist successor parties, and the ideology of anarchism. He has taught at Columbia University, Tübingen University, Nottingham University, Bologna University, Smith College, Mount Holyoke College, Hampshire College, and in his native Hungary, Eötvös Loránd University. He has been a research fellow at UCLA in Los Angeles, at the Institute for Advanced Study in Berlin (Wissenschaftskolleg), at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study (NIAS), at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence, at the Sussex European Institute, and at the Institute for Humane Sciences (IWM) in Vienna. András Bozóki was president of the Hungarian Political Science Association and was also a member of the executive council of the European Political Science Network, and of the European Confederation of Political Science Associations (ECPSA). In 2005-6, András Bozóki served as Minister of Culture of Hungary. He was a founding editor of the Hungarian Political Science Review (1992-99), the academic journal of the Hungarian Political Science Association and he became a member of the editorial associates afterwards. He also serves as member of the editorial associates of the European Political Science, the Journal of Political Science Education, and Taiwan Journal of Democracy. His most recent book, Virtual Republic was published (in Hungarian) in 2012.