Dr. Tamás Deák, associate professor

Studies, experiences

  • 2014: The Genomic of Gene Expression RNA-Seq Course (Valencia, Spain)
  • 2010: Defence of PhD theses
  • 2010: 2nd International Course in Automated Functional Annotation and Data Mining, Valencia, Spain
  • 2009: Grape genome annotation workshop (INRA-URGI, Versailles, France)
  • 2002-2005: PhD student of the Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding at the Corvinus University of Budapest, takes part in the education, research and projekt-management
  • 2002: Diplome thesis: Investigations of genetic polymorphism of hellebores with RAPD PCR technique (in hungarian), MSc diplom Horticultural Ingenieur
  • 2001: 2nd place at the Country Scientific Student Contest
  • 2001: 6 month Sokrates/Erasmus fellowship at the Department of Plant Breeding at the Humboldt University Berlin (Germany): molecular investigations of chimeras
  • 1995-2002 Studies at the University of Horticulture and Food Sciences (now Corvinus University Budapest) Faculty of Horticultural Sciences, specialized for


  • 2017-: Assistant professor at the Department of Viticulture at Szent István University
  • 2011-2017: Assistant professor at the Department of Viticulture at BCE
  • 2008-2011: Assistant lecturer at the Department of Viticulture at BCE
  • 2005-2008: Assistant lecturer at the Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding of Corvinus University of Budapest (BCE), head of the Grapevine molecular biology lab

International conferences, trips

  • 2017: 20th GiESCO International Meeting 5-10. November, Mendoza, Argentina
  • 2014: Study trip to Thailand, organized by the Thailand Department of Agriculture
  • 2013: COST Aciton FA1106 „Quality Fruit”: 2nd Annual Conference on Fleshy Fruit Development & Ripening
  • 2013: 9th International Symposium on Grape Physiology and Biotechnology
  • 2012: One month CEEPUS lecturer (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna), Rebsortenkunde und Rebenzchtung (958.157)
  • 2010: 11th International Conference on Grapevine Genetics and Breeding, 2010. 1-5. August, Geneva, New York, USA
  • 2009: Grape genome annotation training (INRA-URGI, Versailles, Franciaország)
  • 2004: 1st International Rosehip Conference, 2004. 7-10. September, Gümüshane, Turkey
  • 2003: 11th International Conference, 2003. 6-11. April, Cordoba, Spain


  • Bioinformatics, analysis of NextGen sequence data
  • Molecular marker techniques and data evaluation
  • Basic molecular biology methods
  • RNA silencing, VIGS