The Institute of History, Czech Academy of Sciences

KYNCL Vojtěch, PhDr., Ph.D.



E-mail: vojtechkyncl(et)seznam.cz; kyncl@hiu.cas.cz
Phone: + 420 286 882 121, line 248
Mobil: + 420 777 697 660


Research employee of the Department of 20th Century History


Professional focus
Period of national-socialist regime, World War II, post-war history of Central Europe with regard to the impacts of Nazi persecution


Significant awards

2007 – Dr. Edvard Beneš Award for best thesis
2007 – Award of the Dean of the Faculty of Arts of the University of South Bohemia for best MA thesis
2010 – Gloria Musealis MC CR, Act of 2010 for the exposition on NKP Ležáky, spoluautor
2012 – Musaionfilm, Museum of J. A. Comenius in Uherský Brod, Jury Award for the film “Improper Life”, co-author
2013 – Otto Wichterle Award for Young Employees of the CAS
2013 – Award of the Czech Academy of Sciences (monograph “Without Remorse”)
2013 – Award of Josef Pekař (monograph “Without Remorse”) Association of Historians of the Czech Republic and Pekař’s Society of Český ráj