Dr Ján Pálffy
Dr Ján Pálffy graduated from the Department of Archiving and Auxiliary Sciences in History in the Faculty of Arts at Comenius University and from the Department of Architecture in the Faculty of Architecture at the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava. He has received fellowships from the University of Regensburg (Germany) and the Graz University of Technology (Austria). He used to be a lecturer in the Faculty of Architecture at the Slovak University of Technology. He later worked as an editor of Radio Slovakia International for Slovak Radio and as a spokesman for Slovakia’s Ministry of Construction and Regional Development and for the National Memory Institute (NMI). He also served as the director of the Secretariat of Chairman of the NMI and worked in the Scientific Research Section. Slovakia’s National Council elected Dr Pálffy to the Board of Directors of the NMI in 2016. Since January 2018, he has been a deputy chairman of the Board of Directors of the NMI and has also served as head of the PR and Marketing Department of the Bratislava Water Company.