This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no 320294



Since July 2012, Vit H. is Head of the International Institute of Political Science, Faculty of Social Studies of Masaryk University and since 2007 he is Associate Professor at the Department of International Relations and European Studies of the same faculty. From 1995 to 2000, he was a student of the Faculty of Arts (subject history) and Faculty of Social Studies (subject political science) of Masaryk University Brno. He holds a Master’s Degree in History and Political Science (Faculty of Social Studies). He obtained his PhD In Political Science from the University of Masaryk in 2003. Vit‘s research interests are in contemporary European political history, political and party systems of European Countries, Europeanization of political parties and party systems.