Centre for Ecological Research

Institute of Ecology and Botany

"Lendület" Landscape and Conservation Ecology

Curriculum vitae of Dávid Korányi

Publications of Dávid Korányi

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Academic degrees/qualification:

  • PhD in Environmental Sciences (Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Keszthely, Hungary, 2021). Thesis title: "Changes in arthropod communities of maple trees (Acer spp.) along stress gradients in urban environment".

  • MSc in Plant Protection (Corvinus University of Budapest, Budapest, Hungary, 2015). Thesis title: "Heteroptera community of urban maple (Acer spp.) trees".

  • BSc in Nature Conservation Engineer (Szent István University, Gödöllő, Hungary, 2013). Thesis title: "Morphological examination of Colchicum bulbocodium Ker Gawl. populations in the Tura Pasture Nature Conservation Area".

Scientific career:


  • SCCS Europe 2019 - Connecting Eastern and Western Europe in conservation biology: running-up award, 2019.

  • Prize of the Agrozoological Section of the Hungarian Plant Protection Society: Lajos Rainiss medallion, 2019.

  • XXXII. National Scientific Students’ Associations Conference, Agricultural Science, I. Section, Szeged: special award, 2015.


Professional services:

  • Journal reviewer for 10 journals.

Conference organising:

Teaching activities:

  • Biological bases of entomology (MSc course in Hungarian, 2015-2018, Szent István University).

  • Applied entomology (BSc course in Hungarian, 2016-2017, Szent István University).

  • Applied zoology and physiology (BSc course in Hungarian, 2016-2017, Szent István University).

Research interest:

  • Entomology

  • Habitat fragmentation

  • Urbanization effects

  • Arthropod community of urban trees

  • Alien and invasive species

  • Impacts of plant stress on insect herbivores

  • Beneficial arthropods and pest control