Libor Jelen

Libor Jelen

Political Geography

Main section: Supervisors
Phone: + 420 221 951 393
E-mail: 7botV-4WHgnD_b29bgvhTj

Research focus: Political geography, geopolitics, nationalism and ethnic studies, Russia and Eastern Europe

A note for prospective PhD students: Potential PhD candidates interested in research at the intersection of political geography, economic geography, human geography, sociology, politology, and international relations are welcome. Specifically, topics concerning Eastern Europe, Russia and the Middle East would be appreciated. 

PhD supervision:

  • Ongoing PhD projects: 

    Changes in the post-soviet borderlands - geographical, geopolitical, economic and cultural processes (Alexandra Dresler), Development assistance as a soft power initiative: Case study Kosovo (Vít Volný), Non-state and quasi-state armed actors, their motivation, territorial differentiation and effect on the functioning of state institutions and armed conflicts (Filip Sommer).

For more information see the academic profile of Libor Jelen.