Area Studies Research Seminar

Area Studies Research Seminar

The area studies research seminar offers a platform for an internal debate on the on-going and planned research at the Institute of International Studies. The presenters are IMS researchers as well as guests from Czech and foreign research institutions. The seminar is intended for all IMS staff and PhD students.

Programme of the Winter term 2019 below. Seminars are held in room J3093 at 12:30 - 13:50 unless otherwise stated at the programme.   



17 December 2019

Prof Simon Bulmer (University of Sheffield).
Prof William Paterson (Aston University).

German foreign policy in Europe.

Past Lectures

3 December 2019 - Cancelled due to illness. We are looking for another term. - Farkhad Alimukhamedov (Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Toulouse).

Ethical Commitments and Raison d’Etat in Rentier States: Asylum-seeker policies in the Gulf Cooperation Council and the Central Asian Republic during the Refugee Crisis.


25 November 2019 - Eliška Tomalová a Eliška Černovská (IMS FSV UK)

EU Water Diplomacy.


19 November 2019 - Andrzej Turkowski (University of Warsaw).

The 1989 Transformation and Its Influence on the Polish Space of Opinion on Russia. 


22 October 2019 - Dr Irena Kalhousová
In Search of Central Europe: The Visegrad Group and the Vote on the Israeli-
Palestinian Conflict in the UNGA