Dan Marek; Jean Monnet Lecturer in European Politics; Palacký University
Dan Marek is Associate Professor of European Politics at the Department of Politics and European Studies, Palacký University, Czech Republic.
He has studied at Palacký University (Czech Republic), University of Umea (Sweden), UCLA (USA) and Hull University (UK). He had taught Central European and EU politics at universities in the Netherlands, the UK and USA.
His teaching and research interests include European Union politics, policies, and Central European politics. He is a co-author of Cohesion Policy in the European Union (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014) and The Czech Republic and the European Union (Routledge, 2011) and co-editor of EU Cohesion Policy after Enlargement (Palgrave Macmillan, 2008) and The New Member States and the European Union: Foreign Policy and Europeanization (Routledge, 2013).
His other publications include articles on European and Czech politics in Journal of Common Market Studies, Publius, Journal of International Relations and Development, Perspectives on European Politics and Society and Journal of Contemporary European Studies. He also worked as an advisor to the Czech government on the preparations for the Czech EU Presidency (2007-09).