Bio and Research
Máté’s primary research interests are in ancient philosophy, with a focus on Hellenistic epistemology and ethics. He is currently a postdoctoral fellow in the Collaborative Specialization in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy (CPAMP), working on issues related to the notion of technê in Hellenistic philosophy.
Máté received his doctoral degree from the Central European University. During his studies, he was a Fulbright scholar at the Sage School of Philosophy, Cornell University, a visiting student at the Faculty of Classics, University of Cambridge, a scholarship recipient at the Fondation Hardt in Geneva, and a visiting junior fellow at the Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen in Vienna. He then held postdoctoral positions at the University of Hamburg, at the University of Geneva, and at Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest.