Director, Centre of European Studies, University of Economics, Prague
Jarolím Antal holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Political Science from UCM University in Trnava, Slovakia and Ph.D. in International Economic Relations from the University of Economics, Prague. During his studies, he spent one year at the Institute for Intercultural and International Studies, University of Bremen. In 2010, he took part in the International Parliamentary Scholarship Program where he worked as a Fellow of the German Parliament for five months in Berlin in the Office of MP Frank Schäffler. From 2010 to 2011 and later in 2013, Mr. Antal was a Research Fellow for the Faculty of International Relations at the University of Economics, Prague, where he helped with the faculty’s Research Plan called “Governance in Context of Globalized Economy and Society.” Concurrent with his work in the International Relation’s Faculty, Mr. Antal also worked as a Project Manager at the Center for European Studies at the same university. In 2012 he was a visiting fellow at the Center for Transatlantic Relations, SAIS, John Hopkins University in Washington DC. Currently, he serves Director of Centre for European Studies, at the University of Economics, Prague. He also teaches classes focused on European integration and multi-level governance in the EU at the same university.