Veselý

Prof. PhDr. Arnošt Veselý, Ph.D.


WORKING EXPERIENCE

  • Senior researcher at the Centre for Social and Economic Strategies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, Prague (May 2001 – present);

  • Teacher at the Department of Public and Social Policy, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, Prague (Jan 2005 – present);

  • Research fellow, Department of Sociology of Education and Stratification, Institute of Sociology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic (Jan 2006 – Jan 2008)


EDUCATION

1999 - 2003

Ph.D.

Public and social policy; Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University,  Prague (FSV UK)

1997 - 1999

Master

Public and social policy; FSV UK

1993 - 1997

Bachelor

Sociology and social policy;  FSV UK


FELLOWSHIPS AND STUDY ABROAD

2007

University of Twente, Netherlands, three-weeks research visit (topic: policy analysis)

2003 - 2004

Berkeley, University of California, USA. One-year post-doctoral training program.

1998

Tilburg (the Netherlands), Four-months course on various sociological topics; certificate

1996

Leuven (Belgium); Three-months course on Social Security in Europe; certificate.


RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Mental health determinants, human and social capital, social inequalities, educational policy, problem definition in public policy; social sciences methodology; theory of knowledge society, policy analysis.


Participation in research projects (Selection):

2005 – up to present

Leader of research team on “Methods and methodology of public policy analysis and design”, investigated under research intention of Faculty of Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, Prague;

2006

Member of methodological team, preparing second European Quality of Life Survey’ for The European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions

2006 – up to present

“Unequal access to education: the extent, sources, social and economic consequences, policy strategies” (Ministry of Labor), member of team

2003 - 2006

“Economic, social and cultural sources of educational inequalities and determinants of life success”.  (Grant Agency of the Czech Republic).


Recent Publications (Selection):

Veselý, A. (2008). Knowledge Society. In W. Darity (Ed.), Encyclopedia of the Social Science (2nd ed.). New York: Macmillan Reference USA.


Veselý, A. (2008). Skill. In W. Darity (Ed.), Encyclopedia of the Social Science (2nd ed.). New York: Macmillan Reference USA.


Kalous, J., ‚Štoček, J. and Veselý, A.2007.  Educational Policy Studies in the Czech Republic. Plzeň: Aleš Čeněk.


Veselý, Arnošt. 2007. Problem Delimitation in Public Policy Analysis. Central European Journal of Public Policy. Pp. 80-100.


Veselý, A. Nekola, M. (Ed.) 2007. Analýza a tvorba veřejných politik: přístupy, metody a praxe. [Policy analysis: approaches, methods, practice]. Praha: SLON.


Kalous, J., & Veselý, A. (2006). The National Context of Tertiary Education. In H. Šebková (Ed.), Tertiary Education in the Czech Republic. Country Background Report for OECD Thematic Review of Tertiary Education (pp. 15-18). Praha: Centre for Higher Education Studies.


Veselý, A. (2006). Kdo a proč končí v učňovských oborech [Who and why attends vocational schools]. In P. Matějů & J. Straková (Eds.), (Ne)rovné šance na vzdělání (pp. 247-281). Praha: ACADEMIA.


Veselý, A. (2006). Reproduction of Social Capital: How Much and What Type of Social Capital Is Transmitted from Parents to Children? Scandinavian Working Papers in Economics(105), 1-37.


Veselý, A., Mareš, P., Sedláčková, M., Sirovátka, T., Šafr, J., & Vymětal, P. (2006). The national debate on social capital. In M. Potůček (Ed.), Literature Review on Civil Society, Citizenship and Civic Participation in the Czech Republic (pp. 9-17). Praha: CESES FSV UK.


Vevera, J., Papežová, H., Veselý, A. & Hubbard, A., (2005). Violent behaviour in schizophrenia. Retrospective study of four independent samples from Prague, 1949 to 2000. The British Journal of Psychiatry, 187(5), 426 - 430.


Veselý, A. (2004). Knowledge-Driven Development in a Broader Perspective: How the Lack of Social Capital Can Undermine "Knowledge Revolution". In J. Kabele, M. Potůček, I. Prázová & A. Veselý (Eds.), Rozvoj české společnosti v Evropské unii. 1. díl. Prognostika a správa (pp. 354-369). Praha: Matfyzpress.


Veselý, A. (2004). Společnost vědění jako teoretický concept [Knowledge Society as a Theoretical Concept]. Sociologický časopis, 40(4), 433-466.


Veselý, A. (2004). Governance as Multidimensional Concept. In M. Potůček, A. Veselý & M. Nekola (Eds.), Understanding Governance: Theory, Measurement and Practice. Praha: CESES FSV UK.


Veselý, A., & Kalous, J. (2003). Educational system and skills. Human Development Report. Czech Republic 2003.


Veselý, A. (2003). Knowledge-Driven Development. Conceptual Framework and Its Application to the Czech Republic. Praha: CESES FSV UK.








Veselý

Prof. PhDr. Arnošt Veselý, Ph.D.


WORKING EXPERIENCE


EDUCATION

1999 - 2003

Ph.D.

Public and social policy; Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University,  Prague (FSV UK)

1997 - 1999

Master

Public and social policy; FSV UK

1993 - 1997

Bachelor

Sociology and social policy;  FSV UK


FELLOWSHIPS AND STUDY ABROAD

2007

University of Twente, Netherlands, three-weeks research visit (topic: policy analysis)

2003 - 2004

Berkeley, University of California, USA. One-year post-doctoral training program.

1998

Tilburg (the Netherlands), Four-months course on various sociological topics; certificate

1996

Leuven (Belgium); Three-months course on Social Security in Europe; certificate.


RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Mental health determinants, human and social capital, social inequalities, educational policy, problem definition in public policy; social sciences methodology; theory of knowledge society, policy analysis.


Participation in research projects (Selection):

2005 – up to present

Leader of research team on “Methods and methodology of public policy analysis and design”, investigated under research intention of Faculty of Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, Prague;

2006

Member of methodological team, preparing second European Quality of Life Survey’ for The European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions

2006 – up to present

“Unequal access to education: the extent, sources, social and economic consequences, policy strategies” (Ministry of Labor), member of team

2003 - 2006

“Economic, social and cultural sources of educational inequalities and determinants of life success”.  (Grant Agency of the Czech Republic).


Recent Publications (Selection):

Veselý, A. (2008). Knowledge Society. In W. Darity (Ed.), Encyclopedia of the Social Science (2nd ed.). New York: Macmillan Reference USA.


Veselý, A. (2008). Skill. In W. Darity (Ed.), Encyclopedia of the Social Science (2nd ed.). New York: Macmillan Reference USA.


Kalous, J., ‚Štoček, J. and Veselý, A.2007.  Educational Policy Studies in the Czech Republic. Plzeň: Aleš Čeněk.


Veselý, Arnošt. 2007. Problem Delimitation in Public Policy Analysis. Central European Journal of Public Policy. Pp. 80-100.


Veselý, A. Nekola, M. (Ed.) 2007. Analýza a tvorba veřejných politik: přístupy, metody a praxe. [Policy analysis: approaches, methods, practice]. Praha: SLON.


Kalous, J., & Veselý, A. (2006). The National Context of Tertiary Education. In H. Šebková (Ed.), Tertiary Education in the Czech Republic. Country Background Report for OECD Thematic Review of Tertiary Education (pp. 15-18). Praha: Centre for Higher Education Studies.


Veselý, A. (2006). Kdo a proč končí v učňovských oborech [Who and why attends vocational schools]. In P. Matějů & J. Straková (Eds.), (Ne)rovné šance na vzdělání (pp. 247-281). Praha: ACADEMIA.


Veselý, A. (2006). Reproduction of Social Capital: How Much and What Type of Social Capital Is Transmitted from Parents to Children? Scandinavian Working Papers in Economics(105), 1-37.


Veselý, A., Mareš, P., Sedláčková, M., Sirovátka, T., Šafr, J., & Vymětal, P. (2006). The national debate on social capital. In M. Potůček (Ed.), Literature Review on Civil Society, Citizenship and Civic Participation in the Czech Republic (pp. 9-17). Praha: CESES FSV UK.


Vevera, J., Papežová, H., Veselý, A. & Hubbard, A., (2005). Violent behaviour in schizophrenia. Retrospective study of four independent samples from Prague, 1949 to 2000. The British Journal of Psychiatry, 187(5), 426 - 430.


Veselý, A. (2004). Knowledge-Driven Development in a Broader Perspective: How the Lack of Social Capital Can Undermine "Knowledge Revolution". In J. Kabele, M. Potůček, I. Prázová & A. Veselý (Eds.), Rozvoj české společnosti v Evropské unii. 1. díl. Prognostika a správa (pp. 354-369). Praha: Matfyzpress.


Veselý, A. (2004). Společnost vědění jako teoretický concept [Knowledge Society as a Theoretical Concept]. Sociologický časopis, 40(4), 433-466.


Veselý, A. (2004). Governance as Multidimensional Concept. In M. Potůček, A. Veselý & M. Nekola (Eds.), Understanding Governance: Theory, Measurement and Practice. Praha: CESES FSV UK.


Veselý, A., & Kalous, J. (2003). Educational system and skills. Human Development Report. Czech Republic 2003.


Veselý, A. (2003). Knowledge-Driven Development. Conceptual Framework and Its Application to the Czech Republic. Praha: CESES FSV UK.