Lecturer in modern history

History Institute, Faculty of Arts, University of South Bohemia

Branišovská 31a

37005 České Budějovice

Czech Republic

Contact: smisek (at) ff.jcu.cz


  • Scientific interests

His current research areas include the communication of the Czech and Moravian nobility with the centre of political power at the imperial court to Vienna in the second half of the 17th and at the beginning of 18th century and the formation of the image of the Habsburgs in the symbolical communication of the baroque performances.


  • Personal data

Date of birth: 21. 4. 1977, Dačice, Czech republic

Married, two children


  • Education

1992-1996 Bishop Gymnasium Brno

1996-2001 Pedagogical Faculty, University of South Bohemia – History and Latin


  • Academic degrees

2005 PhDr. (Institute of History, University of South Bohemia)

2009 Ph.D. - Czech history (Institute of History, Faculty of Philosophy and Arts, University of South Bohemia)


  • Academic career

since 2006 a lecturer at the Institute of History, Faculty of Philosophy and Arts, University of South Bohemia


  • Awards

2010 a recipient of the prestigious Josef Pekař Prize for the best Monography for the Historians under 35 years in the Czech Republik (awared by Sdružení historiků České republiky – Historický klub 1872 and Pekařova společnost Českého ráje)