Currently cooperating professors
Tomáš Sirovátka is specialised in social and labour market policy as a professor of Social Policy at the Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University.
Werner J. Patzelt
Prof. Dr. Werner J. Patzelt is a founding professor of the Dresden Institute of Political Science and has been Professor of Political Systems and Systems Comparison since 1991.
Katalin Tausz graduated from Eötvös Loránd University in 1973 in Hungarian-philosophy and then in 1979 in Sociology. She is professor of the Department of Social Policy at the Faculty of Social Sciences of ELTE.
Martin Kreidl (Ph.D. in sociology, University of California – Los Angeles, 2005) is full professor in the Department of Sociology and senior researcher at the Office for Population Studies at Masaryk University in Brno.
Marek Kucia studied political science and sociology at the Jagiellonian University and philosophy at Oxford University. He received a PhD in sociology from the Jagiellonian University, and the title of professor of social sciences
Paul Blokker, (PhD. at European University Institute, Florence) is associate professor in Sociology and Social Theory at the Institute of Sociological Studies (ISS), Charles University in Prague.
Ivana Dobrotić, Assistant Professor at the Department of Social Policy at the Study Center of Social Work at the Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb
Miroslav Mareš graduated in Political Science and Law at Masaryk University, Brno. He has been employed at the Faculty of Social Studies, Masaryk University since 1997, know as full professor.
Branislav Dolný is assistant Professor at the Department of Political Science, Faculty of Arts, Comenius University in Bratislava.
Formerly collaborating professors and special guests of previous years
Joachim Jens Hesse
Joachim Jens Hesse († February 17, 2018) was since 1997 professor of political science with a focus on domestic politics, European politics and comparative government and government at the Free University of Berlin and led the International Institute for State and European Studies (ISE) in Berlin.
Rik van Berkel
Dr Rik van Berkel is associate professor at the Utrecht School of Governance, the Netherlands.
Anna Gupta phd. is a Senior Lecturer in Social Work at Royal Holloway University of London.
Thorsten Schneider is Professor of Sociology - Comparative analysis of contemporary societies, University of Leipzig, Germany
Dr Frank Keating is a Senior Lecturer in Health and Social Care in the Department of Social Work at Royal Holloway University of London where he is Director of Research and Graduate studies.