The Institute of History, Czech Academy of Sciences

PÁNEK Jaroslav, prof. PhDr., DrSc.



E-mail: panek@hiu.cas.cz
Phone: +420 286 882 121, line 318


Research employee of the Department of Early Modern History;
director of the Czech Historical Institute in Rome


Professional focus

history of the Early Modern Period


Significant awards

Medal of František Palacký for merit in the historical sciences; Gold Medal of Charles University; Jubilee Medal of Charles University 1998; Medal of the University of Pardubice; Gold Medal of the Faculty of Arts of the University of Pardubice


Membership in foreign scientific societies and editorial boards

member of Collegia Carolina (Munich), Leibniz-Sozietät der Wissenschaften (Berlin), The Comenius Academic Club (New York); honorary foreign member: Towarzystwo Naukowe Warszawskie, Polskie Towarszytwo Historyczne (Warsaw); membership in the editorial boards of Belaruski histaryčny ahljad (Minsk), Central Europe (London), Comenius. Journal of Euro-American Civilization (New York), Historia Slavorum Occidentis (Toruń), Historický časopis (Bratislava), Nowa Polityka Wschodnia (Toruń), Österreichische Osthefte (Vienna), Przegląd Zachodni (Poznaň), Studia Historycznoprawne (Wroclaw); Scholars of Early Modern Studies (USA, national editor for the Czech Republic 1989-2000)