Prof. György Kara
Professor at the Department of Central Eurasian studies (Indiana University) and Corresponding Member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
Education and Scholarly career
- Ph.D. from ELTE University of Budapest, Hungary (1961);
- Candidate of Linguistics degree of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (1967);
- Doctor of Philology degree, Leningrad State University, 1975
Mongol and Inner Asian studies: languages and cultures, including Old Turkic, Tibetan, Manchu, Evenki, Khitan and Altaic philology, history of writing systems, Altaic linguistics., Mongol literature and folklore.