dr. zongor, gábor

Dr. Gábor Zongor was born in 1953. He obtained his Degree in Law in Budapest (ELTE). From 1977 he worked in various organizations of public administration in Veszprém. Between 1990 and 1998 he was the chairman of the General Assembly of Veszprém County Council. He was member of the Parliament in 1998-99. Between 1999 and 2016 he was the Secretary General of the National Association of Local Authorities (TÖOSZ) than he retired. He is currently a mentor lecturer and researcher at the National University of Public Service (NKE). His field of research is the operation and good practices of local governments, the relationship between local government and party politics.

He has published over 200 articles in thirty-three professional journals; 70 of his studies were published in various books. He is the author of five books and he edited or co-edited further seven books. Since 1991 he has been the founding chairman of the editorial committee of Comitatus Municipal Review.