SENIOR FELLOW

Jiří Bystřický

Senior Fellow from october 2009 - april 2010
In 1989, Jiří Bystřický  received his Ph.D. in Philosophy at Charles University, Prague. From 1989-1995 he worked as researcher and lecturer at the Department of Philosophy of the Czech Academy of Sciences. From 1990-1994 he had a teaching assignment for sociology of culture at the Faculty of Philosophy at Charles University in Prague. From 1994-2002, he was researcher and lecturer at the Faculty of Humanities, where the main focus of his work was on philosophy of art, media philosophy and post-modernity. From 1998-2002, he was deputy director at the Department of Political Sciences at the Faculty of Philosophy, were he was concentrating on political philosophy; he was also researcher and lecturer at the Faculty of Social Sciences at Charles University, Prague. From 1999-2002, he had a teaching assignment at the Film academy (FAMU), were he was lecturing on post-modernity and film. Habilitation in Philosophy in 2003. From 2002-2008, he was director of the Department for Electronic Culture and Semiotics, FHS, Charles University. From 2006 to 2008 he had a teaching assignment at the University for Political and Social Sciences Kolín. Since 2008, he is director of the Institute for Electronic Culture at the Faculty of Humanities at Charles University.

Homepage

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