Hubert Smekal

Born in 1979, he studied Law at Masaryk University and the master's program "Governance and Politics of European Integration" at the Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Bologna - at the Forli campus. He completed his doctoral degree in European Studies at the Faculty of Social Studies at Masaryk University, where he also works as a lecturer (assistant professor) at the Department of International Relations and European Studies and as a specialist assistant of the International Institute of Political Science. In his research he primarily focuses on issues of human rights and judiciaries. He is the author of two monographs, the main co-author of three collective anthologies or monographs and numerous articles and chapters in various domestic and foreign publications. In 2010 he received the Fulbright-Masaryk Scholarship to study at the Centre for the Study of Law and Society at the University of California, Berkeley from 2010 to 2011. Since 2013 he is a member of the Government Human Rights Council.

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