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Mgr. Petra Kuchyňková, Ph.D.

Mgr. Petra Kuchyňková, Ph.D.

She is an assistant professor at the Department of International Relations and European Studies at the Faculty of Social Studies MU.

She graduated in International Relations and European Studies and finished her Bachelor‘s degree in Political Studies at Faculty of Social Studies MU. In 2007 she became an assistant at the Department of International Relations and European Studies and since 2010 she has worked here as an assistant professor. In 2004 – 2013 she worked as analyst of European legislation in Centre for the Study of Democracy and Culture, with which she still intensively cooperates. In years 2008 – 2009 she worked as an assistant in European Parliament in Brussels.

She specializes in foreign policy of Russian Federation after 1991 with focus on Russian-EU relations, current development of the European Union‘s legislative, EU Common Agricultural Policy and  eastern dimension of EU foreign policy. She is the author and co-author of research articles in published reviews (e.g. Central European Political Studies Review) and works, chapters in specialized books (e.g. for Institute of International Relations Prague) and analyses (e.g. for Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic or Government of the Czech Republic) and papers presented at conferences in the Czech Republic and abroad. She is the co-editor of Vývoj a výsledky procesů kontroly zbrojení a odzbrojování (with P. Suchý, 2005) and Rusko jako geopolitický aktér v postsovětském prostoru (with T. Šmíd, 2006) and the co-author of monograph Energetická bezpečnost asijských zemí a Ruské federace (with H. Koďousková and A. Leshchenko, 2012; 2nd edition with H. Koďousková, A. Leshchenko and M. Jirušek, 2014).

As a principal investigator and co-investigator she participated in many projects, e.g. Ruské aktivity v zemích vyvážejících zkapalněný zemní plyn realizovaný in 2010 for Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic (as a co-investigator) and project Prosazování zájmů ČR v rozhodovacích orgánech EU: Hledání kompromisů, budování koalic v Evropské radě a Radě EU a spolupráce s ostatními institucemi realized in years 2012 – 2013 for Technology Agency of the Czech Republic and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic (principal investigator). She currently participates in specific research project of Masaryk University Aktuální otázky evropské a mezinárodní politiky II(MUNI/A/0898/2013) realized in 2014 (as a co-investigator).

 

Kuchyňková

Room 4.54, phone: 549 496 439, e-mail: kuchynko@fss.muni.cz

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