Marianna Piskóti

junior assistant professor
Corvinus University of Budapest –Marketing and Media Institute

Economist and behaviour analyst. Ms. Piskóti received her university degree in marketing and human resource management from the University of Miskolc, Faculty of Economics, then graduated with a psychology degree from the University of Debrecen, Faculty of Humanities. In 2007, she won the Hungarian Academy of Sciences Kürthy Pál Award in student category. She joined the Corvinus University of Budapest during her PhD studies and currently, she works there as a junior assistant professor. During her recent academic carrier, she has been conducting media research at the Marketing and Media Institute and lecturing courses on consumer behaviour in both Hungarian and English. She has been working with the topic of sustainable lifestyle since 2008 and conducted her research on sustainable consumption through projects supported by the Norwegian Fund between 2008 and 2010, and by the TÁMOP-4.2.1/B-09/1/KMR-2010-0005 between 2010 and 2013. The development and promotion of sustainable lifestyles, and corporate social sustainability are her main research focuses. Many of her articles were published in national and international academic journals and she participates in domestic and international conferences frequently. Through her research and consultancy work, she was coordinating projects at several sectors (for example: healthcare, sport, education and FMCG).