Timea isfrom an interdisciplinary background and completed her education internationally with the help of various fully-funded scholarships encompassing law, psychology and business.Her specialism is alternative dispute resolution and mediation in particular. Timea trained in mediation and coaching internationally (USA, UK, Ireland, Hungary) and mediated cases at Metropolitan Court Albuquerque, USA, and Family Child Youth Association, Budapest. She holds a PhD in Law and Psychology from the University of Hull (2015). Her thesis explored participants experiences of interpersonal conflict, mediation and its dynamics, and the impact of mediation on their relationship.
Timeas development as a lecturer, researcher and practitioner has taken place in a range of legal jurisdictions, academic disciplines, and professional and social settings.At the start of her career she worked in legal practice (e.g. Ernst and Young Attorneys Budapest), which involved dealing with legal consultancy and dispute resolution primarily in corporate, commercial, civil and employment law. Subsequently, Timea conducted research in different positions, e.g. Research Fellow in Mediation at Julius Rezler Foundation, University of Technology Department of Sociology and Communications,Budapest; Research Assistant in Social Psychology at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.She held teaching positions at Universtiy of Salford Business School, University of Hull Faculty of Business, Law and Political Sciences and Peter Pazmany Catholic University Hungary.
Timea is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Training Programmes Completed/Attended
Training in Coaching and Mediation
Sept 2017 Mediation Masterclass at Cmp Resolutions, London
Sept 2014 Workshop with Dr Jennifer Beer, National University of Ireland, Maynooth The Craftsmanship of Mediation: Micro-Mastery for Mediators and Facilitators
Oct 2012 Master Class in Transformative Mediation with Joseph P. Folger, London
Aug 2010 - Dec 2010 Mediation Training at University of New Mexico, USA-Mediation Training (2x3 classes for 6 weeks) through Anderson School of Management
Sept 2007 Basic Mediation Training with Lege Artis Education Centre, Budapest
Jan 2003-Jul 2006 Training in Coaching at Natura Holisztikum University, Budapest
Training in Communication and Workshop Leading
Oct 2007 Received training with PRORegion Agency and NLP Institution, Hungary
Training in Workshop Leading and Moderator Skills
Training in Communication and Partnership Building
PhD in Law and Psychology (University of Hull School of Law, 2015)
Degree in Alternative Dispute Resolution (University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA, 2010)
MSc in Social Psychology (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 2007)
J.D. full degree in Law (ELTE Budapest Faculty of Law and Political Sciences, 2000)