Němeček Jan

doc. PhDr., DrSc.
Born 30 May, 1963 Pardubice

  • Political history of the 20th century
  • Member of Learned Society since 2018

Educational and professional preparation

  • 1978–1982 – Gymnasium in Pardubice
  • 1982–1987 – Faculty of Arts, Charles University Prague, field of education: Czech language and History
  • 1991 – state rigorous examination (PhDr.) at Faculty of Arts, Charles University Prague
  • 1999 – defence of dissertation work (title – CSc.) at Institute of History CAS
  • 2001 – defence of doctor dissertation work (title – DrSc.) at Institute of History CAS
  • 2009 – defence of inaugural dissertation (title - doc.) at Faculty of Arts, Charles University Prague

Employment and academic positions

  • 1987–1989 – East Bohemian Museum of Pardubice
  • 1989–1990 – study stay at the Historical Institute of the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences in Prague
  • 1990–1995 – specialist at the Historical Institute of the Army of the Czech Republic in Prague
  • from 1995 – specialist (since 1999 scientific) of the Institute of History of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
  • from 2005 – Deputy Director of the Historical Institute of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

Membership in selected domestic scientific bodies

  • Supervisor of PhD Programme Modern European History at Faculty of Humanities of Charles University
  • Member of Commission for defences of doctoral thesis in historical sciences, Institute of History of Slovak Academy of Sciences
  • Chairman of Board of the Institute of History CAS
  • Chairman of Czech-Russian Commission of historians and archivists
  • Member of Czecho-Slovak Commission of historians
  • Member of the British-Czech Forum of Historians
  • Member of the Coordination committee for ranging workers to the highest qualifying degree CAS
  • Member of the Czech National Committee of Historians
  • Member of Commission for defences of doctoral thesis CAS
  • Member of 6 editorial boards

Membership and positions in selected international organizations and societies

  • member of Central European Commission, Polish Academy of Learning in Cracow
  • member of Commission on the Contemporary History of Slavs of the International Committee of Slavists
  • member of Comenius Academic Club New York

Notable awards

  • 2003 – W. Felczak and H. Wereszycki Award, Uniwersytet Jagielloński and Polske Towarzystwo Historyczne – Oddział Kraków
  • 2004 – Award of the CAS for exceptional scientific result, Czech Academy of Sciences
  • 2012 – Charles University Rector’s Award for the best scientific work for 2012

Selected publications

  • NĚMEČEK, Jan, KUKLÍK, Jan, Frontiers, Minorities, Transfers, Expulsions. British diplomacy towards Czechoslovakia and Poland during WWII, Prague: Faculty of Law, Institute of History 2015
  • NĚMEČEK Jan, ŠŤOVÍČEK Ivan, NOVÁČKOVÁ Helena, KUKLÍK Jan, BÍLEK Jan, Zápisy ze schůzí československé vlády v Londýně 1940-1945, sv. I - V, Praha: Historický ústav AV ČR, Právnická fakulta UK a Masarykův ústav a Archiv AV ČR 2008-2015
  • NĚMEČEK, Jan, NĚMEČKOVÁ DANIELA, Prototyp zrady. Životní příběh Augustina Přeučila, Praha: Epocha 2015
  • NĚMEČEK Jan, KUKLÍK Jan, Od národního státu ke státu národností? Národnostní statut a snahy o řešení menšinové otázky v Československu v roce 1938, Praha: Karolinum 2013
  • KUKLÍK Jan, NĚMEČEK Jan, ŠEBEK Jaroslav, Dlouhé stíny Mnichova. Mnichovská dohoda očima signatářů a její dopady na Československo, Praha: Auditorium 2011
  • NĚMEČEK Jan, KUKLÍK Jan, Osvobozené Československo očima britské diplomacie. Zprávy britské ambasády z Prahy v roce 1945, Praha: Karolinum 2010
  • NĚMEČEK Jan, Soumrak a úsvit československé diplomacie. 15. březen 1939 a československé zastupitelské úřady, Praha: Academia 2008
  • NĚMEČEK Jan, KUKLÍK Jan, Proti Benešovi! Česká a slovenská protibenešovská opozice v Londýně 1939–1945, Praha: Karolinum 2004
  • NĚMEČEK Jan, Od spojenectví k roztržce. Vztahy československé a polské exilové reprezentace 1939–1945, Praha: Academia 2003
  • NĚMEČEK Jan, Mašínové. Zpráva o dvou generacích, Praha: TORST 1998

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Calendar

20.11.2018

Regular session

2nd part: organized by Section No. I: Mathematics and Physics

14.12.2018

Advent (pre-Christmas) party