Jan Malíř

JUDr. Jan Malíř, Ph.D.


Phone: +420 221 990 747


Research field

EU law, public international law, comparative constitutional law, law & politics


  • Charles University Law School, Prague (Mgr. summa cum laude, 2001)
  • Charles University Law School, Prague (JUDr., 2003)
  • Charles University Law School, Prague (Ph.D., 2009)
  • studies at the Hague Academy of International Law at the Hague (2000), the Humboldt University Law School in Berlin (2001), Institut International des droits de l´Homme in Strasbourg (2002), Academy of European Law in Florence (2004), Institute of Jurisprudence of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw (2006), Society for International Organisations in Rome (2007), Institut international des droits de l´homme in Strasbourg (2007) and Central European University in Budapest (2008)


  • GA ČR, GA407/06/1467 – Application of EU law in the Czech Republic after the Accession (2006-2008)
  • GA AV ČR, IAA700680701 – Legal and Economic Aspects of the Public Private Partnership (2007-2009)
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs, RM 15/02/08 – Alternative Models of the Judicial Review of Separation of Powers in the EU (2008)
  • GA ČR, P408/12/2564 – Impact of European Human Rights Law on Health Law (2012–2014)
  • Czech Science Foundation, No. 17-08176S: Czech Constitutional Court: Guardian of the Constitution Above or Inside The Politics? (2018-2020), the joint project with Charles University Faculty of Law
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland, Polish-Czech academic forum on  European  culture  and  identity:  past,  present,  future (2018), the joint project with the Centre for Europe at the University of Warsaw, Charles University Faculty of Social Sciences, and the Institute of International Relations
  • Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport of the Czech Republic, No. 8J19AT008, Public Interest in Law (2019-2021), the joint project with Charles University Faculty of Law, Masaryk University Faculty of Law and Vienna University Faculty of Law
  • Technology Agency of the Czech Republic, No. TL04000052, The Possibilities of Reaction With Regard to Serious Infectious Diseases in EU Law: Critical analysis and recommendations in the light of the Covid-19 pandemic (2021-present)



Pedagogical work

  • lecturer of the selected legal courses at the University of Hradec Kralove (since 2007)
  • lecturer and supervisor, the joint Ph.D. study programme “Comparative Constitutional Law” of the Masaryk University Faculty of Law and the Institute of State and Law of the Czech Academy of Sciences

Other work in academic sphere

  • member of the commission for European law, Legislative Council of the Government of the Czech Republic, Prague (since 2015)
  • member of the Steering Committee of the French Institute for Research in Social Sciences (CEFRES), Prague (since 2015)
  • member of the Editorial Board of The Lawyer Quarterly Review
  • member of the General Assembly, Institut International des Droits de l´Homme, Strasbourg (since 2009)
  • member of the evaluation panel P408 (Jurisprudence and Political Science), Czech Science Foundation (2011–2015 and 2019–present)
  • evaluator of the National Accreditation Bureau for Higher Education for the field of law (2017–present)
  • member of the Czech Society of International Law (2017–present)
  • external member of the Ph.D. supervisory commission (public international law), Charles University Faculty of Law (2018–present)

Other important activities related to scientific work

2010 - Otto Wichterle Award

The the most recent books of the author published by the Institute or Academia