Senior Fellows and PhD Supervisors
Senior Fellows and PhD Supervisors
Research Interest: Arts & politics, cultural and memory studies, critical political theory, (post) communism, religious revitalization movements, (post)holocaust, Roma communities in the Balkans and Central Europe
Research Interest: Security and asymmetric conflict (civil war and ethnic conflict; small wars; insurgency and counter-insurgency, radicalization), especially in Central Asia and the Caucasus; particularly the ethnography/micro-dynamics of political violence, with emphasis on asymmetric warfare; politics of memory; qualitative methods
Research Interest: Cultural and social geography of Europe, the geography of memory and heritage, the geography of science and knowledge
Research Interest: Intellectual and comparative history, political (national) economy, ethnopolitical conflicts, modern Albanian, Georgian history, nineteenth-century Ottoman, Russian history, Central Eurasian society, early twentieth-century Czechoslovak history
Research Interest: History and economy of Canada, U.S.-Canada relations, the political economy of North America, trans-Atlantic economic relations (EU-Canada)
Horák Slavomír doc. et doc.PhDr, Ph.D.
Research Interest: Central Asia (focus on Turkmenistan), Afghanistan, Iran internal policy of Central Asian States, state- and nation-building, informal structures, ideology, the modern history of Central Asia
Research Interest: UK politics and historical development (focus on Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland), devolution, UK-EU relations, EU-Czech relations, European parliament, nationalism in the EU
Research Interest: History of post-socialism, history of ideas and conceptual history of East-Central Europe
Kozák Kryštof, PhDr., Mgr., Ph.D.
Research Interest: Czech-U.S. relations, transatlantic cooperation, bilateral relations between U.S. and Mexico, economic integration and globalization, legal and illegal migration in the US and Mexico, drug trafficking in North America, the collective memory of North America.
Králová Kateřina, PhDr., Ph.D., M.A.
Research Interest: Modern history of Europe with a regional focus on Greece, Central, East and Southeast Europe, WWII and (post)Holocaust studies, post-conflict reconstruction, reconciliation and memory, refugees and historical migration
Kubát Michal, prof. PhDr., Ph.D.
Research Interest: Comparative politics (political regimes and party politics), political systems of Central and Eastern Europe and life and work of Giovanni Sartori
Kunštát Miroslav, PhDr., Ph.D.
Research Interest: Czech-German relations after 1945, Austrian-Czech relations after 1945, Czechoslovakian and Czech foreign policy after 1945, history of religions in the 20th century, current affairs in the German-speaking countries, history of science
Nigrin Tomáš, doc. PhDr., Ph.D.
Research Interest: History of Germany after WWII, Berlin crisis, Willy Brandt, development of Germany after 1990, current politics of Germany and Austria, history of railways in Germany and Czechoslovakia
Raška Francis, doc. PhDr. Mgr., Ph.D.
Research Interest: U.S. foreign policy, modern history of the U.S.
Rovná Lenka, prof. PhDr., Ph.D.
Research Interest: British politics, modern history of the UK
Research Interest: Political economy of the post-Soviet Space, Eurasian integration, Russian politics
Research Interest: Politics and security in the post-soviet area, Ukrainian-Russian relations, modern Turkmenistan, oil and gas in the Caspian sea
Šlosarčík Ivo, prof. JUDr. PhDr., Ph.D. LL.M.
Research Interest: European integration, EU institutions, rule of law in EU, Brexit, the Policy of the Republic of Ireland, comparative constitutional law
Research Interest: Czech-French relations, cultural diplomacy, soft power, cultural policy, national branding
Vykoukal Jiří, doc. PhDr., CSc.
Research Interest: Historiography, concepts of Central Europe, nationality issues, Poland in the Central European context, Central Europe and Russia, Central European development vis a vis energy issue
Weiss Tomáš, doc. Mgr., M.A., Ph.D.
Research Interest: EU common foreign and security policy, small states, Europeanisation; securitization, Czech foreign and security policy
Wintr Jan, Prof., JUDr., Ph.D., PhDr.
Research Interest: Philosophy of law, constitutional system of the Czech Republic, political philosophy
Research Interest: Knowledge governance and science policies in the EU and the member states