Joachim Jens Hesse
Political scientist, Federal Republic of Germany
Professor of Administrative Science and Public Policy and Director of the International Institute for Comparative Government and European Policy, Berlin. Advisor for OECD, EU, UN, International Labour Organization and World Bank.
A proposal to grant an honorary degree of Doctor honoris causa in the field of social sciences was submitted by the Faculty of Social Studies of Masaryk University. The graduation ceremony was held on 11 April 2008.