Mgr. Jaroslav Svátek, Ph.D.

 

Spacialization

  • kulturní dějiny pozdního středověku
  • křížové výpravy
  • dějiny česko-francouzských vztahů
  • středověké poutnictví a cestovatelská literatura

 

Education

 

  • 2012: PhD. title in history under double direction (co-tutelle), Faculty of Arts, Charles   University of Prague and Université Charles-De-Gaulle Lille III (France): doctoral  thesis in French entitled Discours et récit du noble voyageur à la fin du Moyen Âge (defended at University of Lille, mention très bien avec félicitations)
  • 2007: Master diploma (disciplines History and French Philology), Charles University of Prague: master’s thesis The Writing of Guillebert de Lannoy as an Historical Source 

Experience

 

  • since 2017: Institute of Czech History, Faculty of Arts, Charles University of Prague, assistant
  • since 2012: Centre for Medieval Studies, Academy of Sciences, Prague – research assistant  
  • since 2011: Undergraduate Program in Central European Studies at CERGE-EI, Prague – course Prague as a Living History

Foreign scholarships

 

  • 2008–2010: Université Charles-De-Gaulle Lille III (France), French Government Scholarship (BGF), granted for 3 spring semesters
  • 2009: Universität Konstanz (Germany), SFB 485 Norm und Symbol, 3 months
  • 2005–2006: Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier (France), ERASMUS scholarship, 9 months 

 Projects

 

  • since 2017: Transmission of Knowledge. The Fortune of Four Bestsellers in Late Medieval Czech Lands, Czech Science Foundation project, held by Centre for Medieval Studies
  • 2012–2018: Cultural Codes and Their Transformations in the Hussite Period, Czech Science Foundation excellence project, held by Centre for Medieval Studies 
  • 2014–2016: Origins of the Vernacular Mode, ERC Starting grant project, no. 263672, held by ÖAW Vienna 
  • 2006–2010: The Later Crusades, international research project, Ministry of Education (Czech Republic), Agence nationale de recherche (France) held by Centre for Medieval Studies and Université Toulouse II

 

Activities and membership

 

  • 2014–2017: COST-action IS1301 New Communities of Interpretation: Contexts, Strategies and  Processes of Religious Transformation in Late Medieval and Early Modern  Europe (member of Management Committee)
  • 2012–2013: Organisation of the French Medievalist Association (SHMESP) Congress in Prague 
  • since 2010: Member of the Centre européen d’études bourguignonnes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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