Jan Holzer

born 1969, Vyškov, Czech Republic
 

  Academic Background
 2004 Associate Professor of Political Science
Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Social Studies
Theme: Ruské politické strany. Ruské politické stranictví, jeho ideologie a doktríny (Russian Political Parties. Russian Political Partisanship, Its Ideologies and Doctrines)
 1998 Doctoral Degree in Political Science
Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Social Studies
Theme of Dissertation: Český model autoritativní demokracie. Komparativní analýza vzniku, struktury a mechanismu fungování politického systému Druhé republiky (Czech Model of the Authoritarian Democracy. Comparative Analysis of Rise, Structure and Practice of Political System of the Second Czechoslovak Republic)
 1992 Master Degree of History - Russian Language and Literature
Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Arts
Master’s Thesis: Vnitřní a systémový vývoj politických stran v českých zemích v období květen 1945 - květen 1946 (Inner and System Genesis of Political Parties in the Czech Lands from May 1945 to May 1946)
   
  Professional experience
 2005 - Wysza Szkola Biznesu - National-Louis University, Nowy Sacz, Poland 
Faculty of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies
Associate Professor
2007 -
2005 - 2006
Silesian University in Opava, Czech Republic
Faculty of Philosophy and Science

Department of Public Administration and Regional Politics
Visiting Professor
 2005 - Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic 
Faculty of Social Studies

Comparative Political Research Center
Research worker
 2004 - 2005 Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Slovakia
Faculty of Arts

Department of Political and European Studies
Visiting Professor
 2004 - Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic 
Faculty of Social Studies

Department of Political Science
Associate Professor
 2004 - Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Social Studies

Vice-Dean for Education 
 2002 - 2003 Palacky University, Olomouc, Czech Republic
Faculty of Arts

Department of Political Science and European Studies
External Lecturer
 2000 - 2002 Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic 
Faculty of Social Studies

Vice-Dean for International Relations
1998 - 2004 Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Social Studies

Department of Political Science
Associate Professor
1998 Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Social Studies

Department of Political Science
Senior Lecturer
1996 - 1997 Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Arts

Department of Political Science
Senior Lecturer
1993 - 1996 Military Academy, Vyškov, Czech Republic
Faculty of Defence Economy

Department of Economics and Social Sciences
Junior Lecturer
   
  Foreign Study Visiting
2006 Centre for Eastern Studies, Warsaw, Poland
2003 Moscow State University of Lomonosov, Russia
Department of Political Science
2001 University of Műnster, Germany
2001, 2000 University of Adam Mickiewicz, Poznan, Poland
2000, 1999 Moscow State University of Lomonosov, Russia
1999 Warsaw University, Poland
Centre for East European Studies
East European Summer School - International School of East Central European History and Contemporary Affairs
1998 University of Copenhagen, Denmark
1997 University of Marie Curie-Sklodowska, Lublin, Poland
1996 Marie Theresie Military Academy, Wiener Neustadt, Austria
   
  Lectures and Conference Activities (selected)
Czech Republic: Institute for Contemporary History of Czech Academy of Science; Civic Institute; Foundation of Konrad Adenauer; Open Society Fund; Institute for Central-European Culture and Politics, CEVRO - Liberal Conservative Academy, University of J. A. Comenius, Institute of Strategic Studies of Military Academy, Centre for Democracy and Culture; Civic Foundation, Forum Jagello, National Library Prague, Society for Research of Central and Eastern Europe in Czech Republic
Abroad: University of Marie Curie-Sklodowska Lublin (Poland); Moscow State University of Lomonosov (Russia); University of Omsk (Russia); Slovak Institute in Warsaw (Slovakia - Poland); Collegium Budapest (Hungary); Collegium Polonicum Slubice (Poland); University of Adam Mickiewicz Poznaň (Poland); European Forum Wachau (Austria), University of Vilnius (Lithuania), University of Nancy 2 (France), Centre for Eastern Studies of University of Warsaw (Poland), Centre for Eastern Studies Warsaw (Poland), Collegium of Eastern Europe Wroclaw (Poland), University of Wroclaw (Poland), Zaklad Narodowy im. Ossolinskich (Poland), University of Regensburg (Germany), National University Kiev Mohyla Academy (Ukraine), Norwegian Institute of International Affairs Oslo (Norway), Hannah Arendt Institute for Research of Totalitarianism Dresden (Germany), European Inter - University Centre for Human Rights and Democratization Venice (Italy), Foundation of Polish-German Cooperation Warsaw (Poland), Concordia University Montreal (Canada)
   
  Current Membership
2008 - Czech Science Foundation
Member of discipline committee for social sciences
2006 - Czech Political Science Association
Vice-chairman
(member of committee since September 2003; member since September 1996)
2006 Palacky University, Olomouc, Czech Republic
Faculty of Arts

Department of Political Science and European Studies
Member of committee of Doctor’s programme Political Science
2006 International Political Science Association (IPSA)
Member of the Association
2005 European Inter - University Centre for Human Rights and Democratization (EIUC, Venice, Italy)
Member
2005 Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Social Studies

Member of Science Council of Comparative Political Research Center
2004 - 2008 Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Social Studies

Member of committee of Doctor’s programme Political Science
(vice-chairman October 2005 - January 2008) 
2004 Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Faculty of Social Sciences

Institute of Political Studies
Member of committee of Doctor’s programme Political Science
(since June 2001 member of committee for Doctor’s graduation)
2004 Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Social Studies

Member of Science Council
2003 - 2006 Council of Central European Political Sciences Association (CEPSA)
Member of the Association as a representative of Czech Republic
2003 - 2005 Centre for Strategic & International Studies, Washington, D.C.
Participant of Brzezinski Scholar Programme
2003 -

on-line Journal Středoevropské politické studie
(Central European Political Studies
, www.iips.cz/seps.html)

Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Social Studies
Editor Department of Political Science
Chief of Editorial Board (member since October 1999)

2003 - 2004 Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Member of Academic Senate
2002 - Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Faculty of Arts

Member of committee of Doctor’s programme - Theory of Area Studies
2001 - East-European Summer School Club of Warsaw University, Poland
Member
2001 - European Political Science Network (EPSNet)
Member
1999 - 2000 Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Member of Academic Senate of Faculty of Social Studies
1999 - 2004 Military Academy, Brno, Czech Republic
Member of Science Council of Faculty of Command and Staff
1997 - 2003 Journal Politika v ČR (Politics in Czech Republic)
Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Editor International Institute of Political Science
Member of Editorial Board
1996 Military Academy, Vyškov, Czech Republic
Member of Science Council of Faculty of Defence Economy,
1996 Military Academy, Vyškov, Czech Republic
Chairman of Academic Senate of Faculty of Defence Economy
1994 - 1996 Journal Budování států (Report on the Czech and Slovak Republics)
Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Editor International Institute of Political Science
Member of Editorial Board
1994 - Masaryk University Brno, Czech Republic
International Institute of Political Science
Member of the Institute
   
  Realised Grant Projects
2007 - 2009 Political Science in Central Europe
Grant Agency of Czech Republic
Solver
2005 European Philological-Area Studies
Educated Foundation of Jan Hus, Czech Republic
Co-solver
2004 - 2006 Non-Democratic Regimes in Post-Communist Area
Grant Agency of Czech Republic
Solver
2003 Programme of continuing education, Department of Political Science, FSS MU Brno
Ministry of Education and Science of Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Solver
2001 - 2003 Dictionary of East-Central European Political and Social Words and their Senses (Groupe de recherche ”Dictionnaire des notions politiques et sociales des pays d’europe centrale et orientale”)
University of Nancy 2, France
Member of working team
2001 Security Politics of Russian FederationMilitary Academy, Brno, Czech Republic
Institute of Strategic Studies
Solver
1999 - 2001 Party System of the Russian Federation
Grant Agency of Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Solver
1997 - 1999 Comparative Genology (Integrated Typology of the Genres)
Educated Foundation of Jan Hus, Czech Republic
Co-solver

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