Internal lecturers

Filip Černoch

Filip is the head of the EPS program and the coordinator for energy policy research at the department. His primary research interests are energy transitions, environmental dimension of energy policy, and German energy policy.

Contact: Office 4.35 | (+420) 549 49 3694 | cernoch@mail.muni.cz

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Total number of publications: 66


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Břetislav Dančák

Břetislav kick-started the research into and teaching of energy issues at FSS. He was previously the director of the International Institute of Political Science and dean of the faculty. His research focuses especially on energy geopolitics and American foreign policy.

Contact: Office 4.53 | (+420) 549 49 3551 | dancak@fss.muni.cz

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Total number of publications: 114


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Hedvika Koďousková

Having studied in the UK and China, Hedvika's research interests lie in Asia. She also focuses on social aspects of the energy system and is responsible for developing the topic of energy poverty within the program.

Contact: Office 4.35 | (+420) 549 49 7388 | kodouskova@mail.muni.cz

Courses

Office hours
Wednesday, 10:00-11:00, in person, room 4.35
Thursday, 10:00-11:00, Zoom meeting, Passcode: 596115
https://cesnet.zoom.us/j/98683361122
Courses taught
Academic year 2022–2023

Projects

Publications

Total number of publications: 19


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Office hours
In person: Monday 15:00-16:00 (prior confirmation needed)
Online: Tuesday 13:00-14:00 (prior confirmation needed)
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Publications

Total number of publications: 20


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Veronika Zapletalová

Veronika coordinates study abroad and internships for the department. Her research is focused especially on topics relating to the European Union: its governance, EU integration developments, external dimension of European energy policy, and European energy market liberalization.

Contact: Office 4.50 | (+420) 549 49 5971 | zapletalova@mail.muni.cz

Courses

Office hours
Autumn 2022

Monday 8:30 - 9:30 (4.50)  Tuesday 10:00 - 11:00 (MS Teams)

If you have questions regarding Erasmus+, please, contact Anežka Konvalinová.
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Total number of publications: 28


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Office hours
Online přes MS Team/Online via MS Teams: 
- úterý/Tuesday 14:00 - 15:00
- středa/Wednesday 14:00 - 15:00
- čtvrtek/Thursday 14:00 - 15:00

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Publications

Total number of publications: 28


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Tomáš Vlček

In addition to the EPS program, where he founded the energy security summer school, you may also encounter Tomáš at the EERA Energy Strategy Expert Group and Czech Nuclear Education Network. His research focuses on the geopolitics of energy commodities, the nuclear energy industry, and energy policy of post-communist Europe.

Kontakt: Office 4.35(+420) 549 49 7156 | tomas.vlcek@mail.muni.cz

Courses

Office hours

BACHELOR AND MASTER THESIS SUPERVISING

Following topics, both for Czech and Foreign students, are suitable as general topics for further elaboration and specification:

1) Nuclear energy and nuclear fuel supply, political and technological dependencies, plans, contracts and future development
2) Financing nuclear energy, nuclear energy public procurement procedures
3) Crude oil supply and refining aspects in Central and Eastern Europe
4) Energy policy and energy security development analyses in Central and Eastern Europe in the areas of electricity, nuclear energy, RES, coal and crude oil
5) Maritime transportation, choke points, sea lanes of communication, piracy
6) Energy Security of the Balkan Peninsula Countries

Recommended research method: case study, cross-case study


Standard procedure:

The above proposed general topics MUST be specified into a clear project outline. The project outline includes clear project title, research purpose and objective, research design (theories, methodology, operationalization, data collection methods), research questions, main arguments and expected research outcomes, all this in 3-5 pages long word document. This material MUST be send along with request for supervising. This material MUST be send at least one month before the official deadline. Violation of this procedure will lead to rejects of supervising requests.

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Total number of publications: 55


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Petr Ocelík

Petr is in charge of theory and methodology courses focused on interpretation and analytical tools for energy research. He is an expert in social network analysis of energy and climate policy and is one of the leaders of the European Consortium for Political Research's group for political networks research.

Kontakt: Office 4.50 | (+420) 549 49 6233 | ocelik@mail.muni.cz

Courses

Office hours
Consultation in Office 4.50: Wednesday 16:00-17:00, 
Consultation via Zoom: Thursday 16:00-17:00, link: https://cesnet.zoom.us/j/95564595395
​Or by an appointment
Courses taught
Academic year 2022–2023

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Publications

Total number of publications: 36


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Jan Osička

Jan is the student advisor for the EPS program. He is also one of the leaders of the European Consortium for Political Research's group for energy policy research. Jan's research interests include trade in energy commodities, cross-border impacts of energy policy reforms, and energy transitions.

Kontakt: Office 4.35 | (+420) 549 49 6896 | osicka@mail.muni.cz

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Publications

Total number of publications: 42


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