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Junior Fellows

Starting from 2018, The Herzl Center for Israel Studies is publishing regular calls for applications targeting junior researches (PhDs) whose work is in accordance with Centers’ main areas of expertise. The HCIS offers one doctoral fellowships a year. The fellow work under the supervision of Charles University faculty members. For additional information, please contact irena.kalhousova@fsv.cuni.cz

There are currently open searches for Postdoctoral Fellowships.


Jakub Střelec is a first year PhD student of Modern History at the Department of Austrian and German Studies at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University in Prague. In his research, he focuses on comparative social and cultural history of psychiatry in Europe after 1945. Further research interests are: history of historiography and methodology of social history. At the HCIS he is responsible for carrying out administrative tasks and providing research support.

Oleksandra Pekackova Modelska is a first year PhD student at the Department of Russian and East European Studies at Charles University. Oleksandra has a Master of Arts degree in International Relations and Diplomacy from Anglo-American University (AAU) in Prague. Her key interests are: the Holocaust historiography and Soviet Jewish emigration. In her own PhD research, she focuses on the Holocaust in Estonia. Her bachelor’s thesis analyzed the Soviet Jewish emigration and the concept of the Soviet Refuseniks during President Carter’s administration.

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