Mgr. Jana Urbanovská, Ph.D.

Assistant professor, Department of International Relations and European Studies


Office: 4.27
Joštova 218/10
602 00 Brno

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Curriculum vitae

Name, first names, scientific degrees
  • Urbanovská, Jana, Ph.D.
Department/Faculty/University
  • Department of International Relations and European Studies, Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University
Function, current position
  • Assistant Professor
Education and academic qualifications
  • 2012: Ph.D. in International Relations, Masaryk University, Brno, dissertation thesis "Participation of states in UN peacekeeping operations. The case of the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Austria"
  • 2008: MA in Political Science (summa cum laude), Palacký University, Olomouc, diploma thesis "UN peacekeeping operations: Determinants of success in the resolution of conflicts in Africa in the post-Cold War era"
  • 2007: Philipps-Universität Marburg, Marburg a/d Lahn, Germany, Center for Conflict Studies
  • 2003-2004: Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena, Germany, Institute for Political Science
Professional experience
  • Since 2013: Department of International Relations and European Studies, Masaryk University - Assistant Professor
  • 2012-2019: International Institute of Political Science, Masaryk University - Academic Researcher
  • 2012-2014: EU Project “Internationalization, innovation and practice: social science education for the 21st century”, Masaryk University - Head of a project module
  • 2009-2012: EU Project “Teaching innovation at the Department of media studies and journalism”, Masaryk University - Assistant for teaching
  • 2009: Office of the Government of the Czech Republic - Liaison officer for the Czech Presidency of the Council of the EU
Teaching activities
  • German Foreign Policy
  • International Organizations and Diplomacy
  • Europe and Global Politics
  • EU Crisis Management
  • Security Dimension of European Integration
Research activities
  • 1/2017-12/2019: Germany and out-of-area military operations: A civilian power, trade state or a middle power?, Czech Science Foundation, research team member
  • 1-12/2017: Methodology of prediction, early warning and prevention of threats to the inner security of the Czech Republic stemming from regional armed conflicts, Ministry of the Interior of the CR / Security Research for the Needs of the State Program 2015-2020, research team member
  • 4/2017: Cooperation on conflict prevention and early warning research, Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the CR / Czech-Norwegian Research Programme, research team member
  • 1-12/2012: Political and security challenges of governance in current Europe, Grant Agency of Masaryk University, research team member
  • 1-12/2010: Current issues of international security, Grant Agency of Masaryk University, research team member
  • 9/2009-5/2010: Participation of Central European countries in military crisis management operations, Rector's programme to support MU student's creative work, solver
  • 1/2009-12/2012: Armed conflicts in international relations after the end of the Cold War, Czech Science Foundation, research team member
Akademické stáže, studijní nebo pracovní pobyty
  • 2018/07/09 – 2018/07/13: University of Jena, Jena, Other programs, DEU
  • 2017/10/24 – 2017/10/28: The Free University of Berlin, Humbold University of Berlin, Foundation Science and Politics, Berlin, Other programs, DEU
  • 2017/04/24 – 2017/04/28: Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Oslo, EEA/Norway Grants, NOR
  • 2015/10/19 – 2015/10/23: University of Regensburg, Regensburg, MU Partner Institutions Exchange Programme, DEU
  • 2011/03/07 – 2011/03/09: Comenius University in Bratislava, Bratislava, MU Partner Institutions Exchange Programme, SVK
  • 2010/10/16 – 2010/10/25: Haifa University, Hebrew University, Bar Ilan University, Tel Aviv University, IDC Herzlya, Tel Aviv, Other programs, ISR
  • 2010/04/21 – 2010/04/23: University of Vienna, Vienna, MU Partner Institutions Exchange Programme, AUT
  • 2009/08/31 – 2009/09/04: Central European University, Budapest, MU Partner Institutions Exchange Programme, HUN
Other academic activities, research projects, grants
  • Since 2017: Study advisor for the International Relations and European Politics bachelor program, Masaryk University
  • Since 2016: Faculty coordinator and member of the Council of the Pedagogical Competence Development Centre (CERPEK), Masaryk University
  • 2014-2020: Lecturer at the Summer School of International Relations and Global Security, Masaryk University
  • 2009: Member of the Disciplinary Committee of the Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University
Non-university activities
  • Member of the Czech-German Young Professionals Program (CGYPP)
  • Member of the Steering Committee of the ECPR Standing Group on Teaching and Learning Politics
Major publications
  • KŘÍŽ, Zdeněk, Jana URBANOVSKÁ a Stanislava BRAJERČÍKOVÁ. The Visegrad Countries as an Example to Emulate? German Expectations within the Eastern Partnership. Studia Politica : Romanian Political Science Review. Bucharest: University of Bucharest, 2019, roč. 19, č. 1, s. 83-101. ISSN 1582-4551. web čísla časopisu info
  • KŘÍŽ, Zdeněk, Jana URBANOVSKÁ a Stanislava BRAJERČÍKOVÁ. The Middle Power Concept : Presenting a Complex Approach. Politické vedy. Banská Bystrica: Matej Bel University Press, 2019, roč. 22, č. 4, s. 33-56. ISSN 1335-2741. doi:10.24040/politickevedy.2019.22.4.33-56. článek - open access info
  • URBANOVSKÁ, Jana. Germany and UN Peacekeeping : Winds of change or business as usual? Obrana a strategie. Brno: Univerzita obrany, 2019, roč. 19, č. 2, s. 35-50. ISSN 1214-6463. doi:10.3849/1802-7199.19.2019.02.035-050. článek - open access info
  • KŘÍŽ, Zdeněk, Stanislava BRAJERČÍKOVÁ a Jana URBANOVSKÁ. Defense Co-Operation Between Germany and the Visegrad Countries. The Journal of Slavic Military Studies. Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2018, roč. 31, č. 3, s. 354-371. ISSN 1351-8046. doi:10.1080/13518046.2018.1487203. URL info
  • URBANOVSKÁ, Jana. The Federal Republic of Germany in the Czech Foreign Policy. In Alica Kizeková et al. Czech Foreign Policy in 2017 : Analysis. Prague: Institute of International Relations Prague, 2018. s. 83-102. ISBN 978-80-87558-32-4. info
  • URBANOVSKÁ, Jana. Spolková republika Německo v české zahraniční politice. In Michal Kořan a kol. Česká zahraniční politika v roce 2016. Analýza ÚMV. 2017. vyd. Praha: Ústav mezinárodních vztahů Praha, 2017. ISBN 978-80-87558-30-0. info
  • URBANOVSKÁ, Jana a Zdeněk KŘÍŽ. The Security Dimension of Czech-German Cooperation. In Břetislav Dančák and Vít Hloušek. Towards Partnership. The Third Decade of Czech-German Relations. Brno: muni PRESS, 2016. s. 178-212. Monographs Series, Vol. 65. ISBN 978-80-210-8541-1. info
  • DANČÁK, Břetislav, Vít HLOUŠEK, Vojtěch BELLING, Vít BORČANY, Petr FIALA, Adéla KADLECOVÁ, Oldřich KRPEC, Zdeněk KŘÍŽ, Michal SKULÍNEK, Jana URBANOVSKÁ, Petra VEJVODOVÁ, Michal VÍT a Vladan HODULÁK. Towards Partnership. The Third Decade of Czech-German Relations. 1. vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2016. 309 s. ISBN 978-80-210-8541-1. info
  • PAULECH, Michal a Jana URBANOVSKÁ. Visegrad Four EU Battlegroup: Meaning and Progress. Obrana a strategie. Brno: Univerzita obrany, 2014, roč. 14, č. 2, s. 49-60. ISSN 1214-6463. doi:10.3849/1802-7199.14.2014.02.049-060. URL info
  • KŘÍŽ, Zdeněk a Jana URBANOVSKÁ. Deutschlands Außen- und Sicherheitspolitik nach der Vereinigung. Zivilmacht, Handelsstaat oder Mittelmacht? 1. vyd. Brno: Muni press, 2014. 265 s. ISBN 978-80-210-7061-5. info
  • URBANOVSKÁ, Jana. The Role of International Organizations in Conflict Resolution. In Zdeněk Kříž, Jana Urbanovská. Examining Armed Conflict. Theoretical Reflections on Selected Aspects. 1. vyd. Brno: Muni press, 2014. s. 115-146. ISBN 978-80-210-7035-6. info
  • KŘÍŽ, Zdeněk a Jana URBANOVSKÁ. Examining Armed Conflict. Theoretical Reflections on Selected Aspects. 1. vyd. Brno: Muni press, 2014. 179 s. ISBN 978-80-210-7035-6. info
  • URBANOVSKÁ, Jana a Zdeněk KŘÍŽ. Slovakia in UN Peacekeeping Operations: Trapped between the Logic of Consequences and Appropriateness. The Journal of Slavic Military Studies. 2013, roč. 26, č. 3, s. 371-392. ISSN 1556-3006. doi:10.1080/13518046.2013.812478. URL info
  • URBANOVSKÁ, Jana. Konceptualizace udržování míru OSN coby mezinárodního režimu. Obrana a strategie. Brno: Univerzita obrany, 2012, roč. 12, č. 2, s. 27-44. ISSN 1214-6463. info
  • URBANOVSKÁ, Jana. Udržování míru OSN jako nástroj řešení ozbrojených konfliktů. In Pospíšil, Ivo, Kříž, Zdeněk a kol.: Ozbrojené konflikty po konci studené války. Brno: muni press, 2012. s. 86-106. Monografie, č. 46. ISBN 978-80-210-6047-0. info
  • URBANOVSKÁ, Jana. The Typology of Peace Operations. Contemporary European Studies. Olomouc: Palacký University, 2009, roč. 2009, Spec.Issue, s. 213-222. ISSN 1802-4289. URL info
  • URBANOVSKÁ, Jana. Operace OSN na udržení míru v Africe po konci studené války: předpoklady úspěchu. Mezinárodní vztahy. Praha: Ústav mezinárodních vztahů, 2008, roč. 43, č. 3, s. 22-46. ISSN 0323-1844. info

2021/01/06

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