István Kobolka, PhD

István Kobolka, PhD

associate professor, Colonel

University of Pécs
Faculty of Cultural Sciences, Education and Regional Development
Defense Research Center

Academic qalifications:

  • Zalka Máté Military Academy of Technology - Supply, Finance Economist BsC
  • Janus Pannonius University of Pécs - Human Manager MsC
  • University of Pécs Facultity of Siences –Institute of Geography, PhD Earths Sciences PhD
  • University of Pécs - Master of Human Resources Counsellor, MsC

Other education:

  • Police College (police re-training course)


  • Course of microcomputers
  • Professional of communication in public administration
  • Professional of state-building
  • Adaptation and survive in extreme situations


  • 2014- National University of Public Services - Faculty of Military Sciences and Officer Training, Associate Professor University of Pécs - Faculty of Cultural Sciences, Education and Regional Development, Associate Professor
  • 1985-2014 Hungarian Defence Force –Head of the Department (educational and human area), Director of the operational and security area
  • 1984-1985 special course at the Police College
  • 1981-1984 military service as an economic officer
  • 1981- professional soldier
  • 1977-1981 student of Zalka Máté Military Academy of Technology

Professional, scientific, public activity:

  • Since 1995 coordinating the training of the Defence Force staff at the university of Pécs.
    Founder of PTE Defence Research Centre which is still working.
    Organising trainings and study visits primary for the student officers of the university, and also for the civil students who are interested in the Defence Force.
  • From 1996 taking part in the scientific activity of the Defence Force in advantaged positions.
    Part of the Ministry of Defence – Educational and Scientific Committee, and was the chairman of Ministry of Defence – Scientific Working Group
  • From 1996 woking as a teacher, presently as an associate professor.
  • Taking part of the Defence Force scientific publications editorial board’s work.

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