Katalin Halász is a Leverhulme Trust Early Career Research Fellow at Brunel University. Her research project is on 'Affective whiteness: racializing Hungarian national identity '.
She is a Board Member of the International Visual Sociology Association and is on the Editorial Board of Qualitative Research.
Prior to her Leverhulme grant, she was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow on the Politics of Patents European Research Council funded research project at Goldsmiths, University of London.
She has held teaching positions at Brunel, City and Goldsmiths universities. She holds a PhD in Visual Sociology from Goldsmiths, as well as an art (Camberwell College of Arts), a social policy (the London School of Economics) and a law (University of Pécs, Hungary) degree.