Projects


SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH:


I. PROJECTS FUNDED BY THE NATIONAL GRANT AGENCY VEGA:

Project name: The Image of the "Other" in post-1989 Slovak politics
Principal investigator: Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, PhD.
Project No.: 2/0046/19
Duration of the project: from 01/2019 to 12/2022

Project name: Dr. Ivan Markovič and his generation in Slovak politics
Principal investigator: doc. PhDr. Vladimír Goněc, DrSc. J. M. Chair
Project No.: 2/0108/19
Duration of the project: from 01/2019 to 12/2021

Project name: Election 1946 and Election 2016 in Slovakia
Principal investigator:  PhDr. Vladimír Krivý, CSc., Institute of Sociology of SAS
Coordinator for IPS SAS: Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, PhD.
Project No.: 2/0007/16
Duration of the project: from 01/2016 to 12/2018

Project name: Dr. Pavel Blaho and the shaping of Slovak politics
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Project No.: 2/0117/16
Duration of the project: from 01/2016 to 12/2018

Project name: Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Augsburg Confession in Slovakia in the political and social coordinates of the first half of the 20th century
Principal investigator: Mgr. Milena Sokolová, PhD.
Project No.: 2/0054/16
Duration of the project: from 01/2016 to 12/2017

Project name: Politics and history – an organic part of dealing with the past
Principal investigator: Mgr. Norbert Kmeť, CSc.
Project No.: 2/0045/16
Duration of the project: from 01/2016 to 12/2019

Project name: National interests of the Slovak Republic in international relations in the post-integration period
Principal investigator: Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, PhD.
Project No.: 2/0036/15
Duration of the project: from 01/2015 to 12/2018

Project name: Strategy for the transformation of society in the context of civilizational analysis
Principal investigator: PhDr. Peter Dinuš, PhD.
Project No.: 2/0072/15
Duration of the project: from 01/2015 to 12/2018

Project name: Formation of Slovak politics in the years 1989 – 1994
Principal investigator: doc. PhDr. Vladimír Goněc, DrSc., J.M.Chair
Project No.: 2/0187/14
Duration of the project: from 01/2014 to 12/2017

Project name: Dr. Anton Štefánek – Politician, Journalist and Researcher
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Project No.: 2/0156/13
Duration of the project: from 01/2013 to 12/2015

Project name: Samuel Zoch. Journals – Correspondence – Speeches – Articles – Aermons.
Coordinator for IPS SAS: Mgr. Milena Sokolová, PhD.
Project No.: 1/0532/12
Duration of the project: from 01/2012 to 12/2014

Project name: Political History and Politicians - Coming to terms with the past
Principal investigator. Mgr. Norbert Kmeť, CSc.
Project No.: 2/0014/12
Duration of the project: from 01/2012 to 12/2015

Project name: Marx and changes in society after 1989
Principal investigator: PhDr. Peter Dinuš, PhD.
Project No.: 2/0141/11
Duration of the project: from 01/2011 to 12/2014

Project name: From persuasion to manipulation in political and mass media communication
Principal investigator: Doc. PhDr. Eva Jaššová, PhD.
Project No.: 2/0200/11
Duration of the project: from 01/2011 to 12/2013

Project name: Foreign Policy of the Slovak Republic and Perspectives of the Incorporation of the Visegrad Group into theRegional Strategy of the EU
Principal investigator: PhDr. Zuzana Poláčková, CSc.
Project No.: 2/0188/11
Duration of the project: from 01/2011 to 12/2014

Project name: Dr. Ivan Dérer – Slovak Social Democratic Polician, Lawyer and Political Journalist
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc
Project No.: 2/0199/10
Duration of the project: from 01/2010 to 12/2012

Project name: Politics and History – Dealing with the Burdens of the Past
Principal investigator: Mgr. Norbert Kmeť, CSc.
Project No.: 2/0013/09
Duration of the project: from 01/2009 to 12/2011

Project name: Institutional Framework of Foreign Policy of the Slovak Republic
Principal investigator: PhDr. Zuzana Poláčková, CSc.
Project No.: 2/0124/08
Duration of the project: from01/2008 to 12/2010

Project name: Andrej Hlinka and Ferdinand Juriga – People´s Current of the Slovak Policy
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Project No.: 2/7159/27
Duration of the project: from 01/2007 to 12/2009

Project name: The Slovak political culture in media after 1989
Principal investigator: PhDr. Eva Jaššová, PhD.
Project No.: 2/6118/26
Duration of the project: from 01/2006 to 12/2008

Project name: The Communist power in Slovakia – its language and practise
Principal investigator: Mgr. Norbert Kmeť, CSc.
Project No.: 2/6120/26
Duration of the project: from 2006 to 2008

Project name: Admission of the Slovak republic to the NATO and EU (Redefinition of Foreing Policy Priorities)
Principal investigator: PhDr. Zuzana Poláčková, Csc.
Project No.: 2/4090/04.
Duration of the project: from 2004 to 2006

Project name: MUDr. Vavro Šrobár - politician, journalist and nationaledifying worker
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Project No.: 2/4152/04.
Duration of the project: from 2004 to 2006

Project name: The State Socialism and Slovakia (1948 - 1989)
Principal investigator: Mgr. Norbert Kmeť, CSc.
Project No.: 2/3031/23,
Duration of the project: from 2003 to 2005

Project name: Slovak Policy and Media after 1989. (Media and Principles of the Public Character in the Context of Formation of the Democratic Regime in Slovakia)
Principal investigator: PhDr. Jozef Kiss, CSc.
Project No.: 2/2095/22
Duration of the project: from 2002 to 2004

Project name: SLOVAK FOREIGN POLICY IN EUROPE ON THE BACKGROUND OF THE RELATIONS BETWEEN CZECH REPUBLIC AND SLOVAKIA
Principal investigator: PhDr. Zuzana POLÁČKOVÁ, CSc.
Project No.: 2/1142/21
Duration of the project: from 01/2001 to 12/2003

Project name: OPTIMUM ELECTION MODEL IN THE CONDITIONS OF SLOVAKIA
Principal investigator: Mgr. Ľuboš KUBÍN
Duration of the project: from 2001 to 2003
Project No.: 2/1027/21

Project name: THE DISSIDENT MOVEMENT IN SLOVAKIA AS THE SYMPTON OF THE CRISIS OF THE REGIME
Principal investigator: Mgr. Norbert Kmeť, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 2000 to 2002
Project No.: 2/714820

Project name: THE DOCUMENTS TO THE SLOVAK POLITICS, 1900 - 1914
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 2000 to 31.12.2002
Project No.: 2/7147/20

Project name: ACTIVITY OF SLOVAK POLITICAL ELITE IN DECISION - MAKING PROCESS IN THE TIME OF CONSOLIDATION OF DEMOCRACY
Principal investigator: Prof. PhDr. Peter Kulašik, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 1999 to 2001
Project No.: 2/6009/99

Project name: CONCEPTION AND TRENDS OF FOREIGN POLICY OF THE SLOVAK REPUBLIC IN EUROPE
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc., od roku 1999 Jozef Kiss, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 1998 to 2000
Project No.: 2/5151/98

Project name: SLOVAKIA IN THE YEARS 1963 – 1970. HISTORICAL AND POLITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE DEVELOPMENT
Principal investigator: PhDr. Michal Štefanský, CSc.; od roku 2000 PhDr. Jozef Jablonický, DrSc.
Duration of the project: from 1998 to 2000
Project No.: 2/5149/98

Project name: DR. JOZEF LETTRICH. HISTORICAL AND POLITICAL BIOGRAPHY
Principal investigator: PhDr. Jozef Jablonický, DrSc.
Duration of the project: from 1998 to 1999
Project No.: 2/5150/98

Project name: MILAN HODŽA – STATESMAN AND POLITICAN
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: 1998
Project No.: 2/5152/98

Project name: THE SLOVAK POLICY AT THE OUTBREAK OF THE WORLD WAR I
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 1997 to 1999
Project No.: 2/4094/98

Project name: Slovakia in the geopolitical lines of Central Europe
Principal investigator: PhDr. Pekník Miroslav,CSc.
Duration of the project: from 1995 to 1997
Project No.: 2/2022/95

Project name: The geopolitical situation of Slovakia in Central Europe
Principal investigator: PhDr. Juraj Fabián, CSc.
Project No.: 2/99375/94
Duration of the project: from 1991 to 1994

II. OTHER PROJECTS

Project name: Milan Hodža Days 2018
Principal investigator: PhDr. Mioslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 01/2018 to 12/2018

Project name: The Republic of Czecho-Slovakia. From a monarchy to an independent state. Illusions versus reality.
Principal investigator: PhDr. Mioslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 01/2018 to 12/2019

Project name:  Slovakia at the birth of Czecho-Slovakia
Principal investigator: PhDr. Mioslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 06/2018 to 12/2020

Project name: Leading figures of Slovak politics and extremism
Principal investigator: PhDr. Mioslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 09/2017 to 12/2021

Project name: Milan Hodža Days 2017
Principal investigator: PhDr. Mioslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 01/2017 to 12/2017

Project name: Priorities of the Central and Eastern European Countries in the Context of the Energy Union
Principal investigator: Mgr. Matúš Mišík, PhD., Department of Political Science Faculty of Arts of Comenius University in Bratislava
Coordinator for IPS SAS: Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, PhD.
Project No.: APVV-16-0062
Duration of the project: from 07/2017 to 06/2021

Project name: Governing Diversity in Twenty-first Century. Quest for National Unity and Contested Accommodation of Minorities in the Heterogeneous States
Principal investigator: Svetluša Surová, PhD. Department of Political Science Faculty of Arts Comenius University in Bratislava
Coordinator for IPS SAS: Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, PhD.
Duration of the project: from 01/2017 to 12/2017

Project name: Recovering Forgotten History. The Image of East-Central Europe in English-Language Academic Textbooks
Coordinator: Foundation for Civic Space and Public Policy, Poland
Coordinator for IPS SAS: Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, PhD.
Duration of the project: from 01/2017 to 07/2017

Project name: Slovak Community in Serbia: current social and political processes. Project Institute of Political Science Slovak Academy of Sciences with Institute of Ethnography, Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts
Coordinator for IPS SAS: Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, PhD.
Duration of the project: from 01/2017 to 12/2019

Project name: The Political and Democratic Theories of the Czech ans Slovak Dissent in the 1970s and 1980s
Principal investigator: Dr. phil., M. A. Dirk Dalberg
Project No.: 1291/03/03
Duration of the project: from 01/2016 to 12/2018

Project name: Milan Hodža Days 2016
Principal investigator: PhDr. Mioslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 01/2016 to 12/2016

Project name: Czech-Slovak historical confrontations
Principal investigator: doc. PhDr. Vladimír Goněc, DrSc.
Duration of the project: from 01.01.201 to 31.12.2016

Project name: Good and bad neighbourhoods
Coordinator for IPS SAS: Doc. PhDr. Vladimír Goněc, DrSc.
Duration of the project: from 07/2014 to 06/2019

Project name: Disitegration and Integration in East-Central Europe
Coordinator for IPS SAS: Doc. PhDr. Vladimír Goněc, DrSc.
Duration of the project: from 01/2012 to 12/2020

Project name: Milan Hodža Days 2015
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: 01.01.2015 – 31.12.2015

Project name: Recovering Forgotten History. The Image of East-Central Europe in English-Language Academic Textbooks
Coordinator: Foundation for Civic Space and Public Policy, Poland
Coordinator for IPS SAS: Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, PhD.
Project No.: 21510178, International Visegrad Found
Duration of the project: from 11.06.2015 to 27.06.2015

Project name: Czech-Slovak Historical Yearbook
Principal investigator: doc. PhDr. Vladmír Goněc, DrSc.,
Duration of the project: from 01/2014 to 12/2014

Project name: Milan Hodža Days 2014
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 01/2014 to 12/2014

Project name: Democracy and Citizens in Slovakia: A Half-Century of Change
Principal investigator: Mgr. Miroslav Tížik, PhD., Institute of Sociology of SAS
Coordinator for IPS SAS: Mgr. Norbert Kmeť, CSc.
Project No.: APVV-0627-12
Duration of the project: from 10/2013 to 09/2017

Project name: Milan Hodža Days 2013
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 01/2013 to 12/2013

Project name: State borders and identities in modern Slovak history in Central European context.
Principal investigator: PhDr. Slavomír Michálek, DrSc., Institute of History of SAS
Coordinator for IPS SAS: PhDr. Zuzana Poláčková, CSc.
Project No.: APVV-0628-11
Duration of the project: from 07/2012 to 12/2015

Project name: “Europeanization“ of Slovakia and Ukraine – consequences of the EU-enlargement in 2004 in comparative perspective.
Project Institute of Political Sciences  Slovak Academy of Sciences with I. Kuras Institute of Political and Ethnic Studies of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine
Coordinator for IPS SAS. Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, Phd.
Duration of the project: from 01/2012 to 12/2013

Project name: Milan Hodža Days 2012
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 01/2012 to 12/2012

Project name: Jan Auerhahn Representative of the Czechoslovak Institute for minority and his relations to the Czechoslovak minority in Vienna and low Austria in the 1930`s.
Coordinator: Historische Komission OEAW
Coordinator for ISP SAS: PhDr. Zuzana Poláčková, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 01/2010 to 12/2013

Project name: Slovak History in the History of Europe.
Principal investigator: PhDr. Dušan Kováč, DrSc., Institute of History of SAS
Coordinator for ISP SAS: Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, PhD.
Duration of the project: from 08/2011 to 12/2014
Project: International Visegrad Found „Visegrad cooperation and the future of Central Europe“
Principal investigator: Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, PhD.
Project No.: 31110009
Duration of the project: from 10/2011 to 06/2013

Project name: Milan Hodža Days 2011
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 01/2011 to 12/2011

Project name: Milan Hodža Days 2010
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 01/2010 to 12/2010

Project name: Milan Hodža Days 2009
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 01/2009 to 12/2009

Project name: Communist Party of Czechoslovakia and the bolshevism.
Principal investigator: prof. PhDr. Jiří Kocian, Csc., Institute for Contemporary History Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Coordinator for IPS SAS: Mgr. Norbert Kmeť, CSc.
Project No.: GA ČR č. 409/08/1621
Duration of the project: from 01/2008 to 12/2012

Alignment with Regime of Communim – comparison of the case of Slovakia and Bulgaria. Project Institute of Political Sciences Slovak Academy of Sciences  with Ethnographic Institute with Museum  Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Coordinator for IPS SAS: Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, PhD.
Duration of the project: from 04/2008 – 03/2011.

The Centre of Excellence of the research on key issues of the contemporary Slovak history. The Institute of Political Science SAS – partner organization. Main coordinator: The Institute of History SAS.
Duration: 2006 - 2010.

The Strategy of Development of Slovakia until 2015. The vision for Slovakia until 2030. The Institute of Political Science SAS – partner organization. Main coordinator: The Institute of Economy SAS.
Duration: 2006 - 2009

Year first Slovak National Council. Coordinator IPS SAS.
Duration: 2008

Milan Hodža Days 2008, Martin 26 - 29 June 2008 under the patronage of the Prime Minister of Slovakia.

Milan Hodža Days 2007, Martin 22 - 24 June 2007 under the patronage of the Prime Minister of Slovakia.

Milan Hodža Days 2006, Martin 22 - 25 June 2006 under the patronage of the Prime Minister of Slovakia.

Milan Hodža Days 2005, Martin 23 - 26 June 2005 under the patronage of the Prime Minister of Slovakia.

IPS SAS took part in the project of the Institute of Social Sciences SAS „Národ,
národnosti a etnické skupiny v transformujúcej sa spolocnosti”
(Nation, nationalities
and ethnic groups in the transforming society)
of the state research and development
program „Úcast spolocenských vied na rozvoji spolocnosti” (The participation of
social sciences in the development of society).
Project Manager: doc. PhDr. Štefan Šutaj, DrSc.
Project No. 2003 SP 51/028 06 00/028 06 06
Duration of the project: from 2003 to 2005

Institute for Forecasting SAS „Prognóza rozvoja a využívanie vedy a techniky do roku
2015”
(Development forecast and the use of science and technology until 2015).
Project No. 2003 SP 51/028 07 00/028 07 01.
Project Manager: Ing. Štefan ZAJAC, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 2003 to 2004

Project name: Ideological sources and currents of Slovak politics. Program is developed in the framework of the State Program “The participation of the social sciences on the development of society,” No. 2003 SP 51/028 06 00/028 06 10 – 2003
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 2003 to 2005

Project name: Transition of identities in the contemporary and historical context of Slovakia with the main focus on the processes of integration. Program is developed in the framework of the “State Program for the young research fellows and PhD. Students younger then 35 years, sub-program Development of the outstanding projects for the support of the professional growth of the young research fellows and PhD. Students,” No. 2003 SP 51/028 09 00/028 09 12 – 2003
Principal investigator: Mgr. Juraj Marušiak, PhD.
Duration of the project: from 2003 to 2005

BENKOVIC, Boris: participation in the project "Developing the practical skills of human
right monitoring and advocacy"
supported by European Commission. The project was
realised on the floor the Slovak Helsinki Committee and is aimed at monitoring of ethnic and other minorities in the most watched Slovak mass media. The field phase (monitoring) took twelve months and there was a total of 5400 statistically treated information units.
Duration of the project:  2003

Project name: The vision for Slovakia until 2020. GOVERNMENT CONTRACT. The Institute of Political Science SAS – partner organization. Main coordinator: The Institute for Forecasting Slovak Academy of Sciences
Duration of the project: from 2002 to 2002

Project name: Development forecast for Slovakia until 2010.
The Institute of Political Science SAS – partner organization.
Main coordinator: The Institute for Forecasting Slovak Academy of Sciences
Duration of the project: from 2001 to 2002

Project name: THE SOCIETY AND POLITICS.
Principal investigator: doc. PhDr. Ján SOPÓCI, Csc.
Duration of the project: from 06/2000 to 11/2001

Project name: THE ROLL OF THE POLITICAL ELITES FOR THE CHANGE OF REGIME ON THE SLOVAKIA
Principal investigator: Mgr. Ľuboš KUBÍN.
Duration of the project: from 2000 to 2001

Project name: THE INTEREST GROUP IN THE SLOVAK POLITICS IN THE 90. YEARS
Principal investigator: doc. PhDr. Ján SOPÓCI, Csc.
Duration of the project: from 2000 to 2001

Project name: MILAN HODŽA - STATESMAN AND POLITICAN
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 2000 to 2002

Project name: „Die Stellung der Minderheiten in der CSR, in Österreich und in Ungarn zwischen beiden Weltkriegen.“
Principal investigator: PhDr. Zuzana Poláčková, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 2000. Riešené v spolupráci s Rakúskou akadémiou vied

Project name: The Struggle for Slovakia and the Treaty of Trianon
Principal investigator: PhDr. Marián Hronský, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 1999 to 2000
Na základe ďalšieho základného výskumu bol spracovaný rukopis pre druhé prepracované a rozšírene vydanie (v anglickom jazyku) rovnomernej publikácie z roku 1998.

Project name: THE PREDICTION OF THE ELECTION RESULTS UNDER THE CONDITIONS OF POSSIBLE MODIFICATION OF THE ELECTORAL SYSTEM IN CONTEXT OF NEW TERRITORIAL-ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISION OF THE SLOVAK REPUBLIC
Principal investigator: Mgr. Ľuboš Kubín
Duration of the project: from 1996 to 1998

Project name: SLOVAK NATIONAL COUNCILS
Principal investigator: PhDr. Miroslav Pekník, CSc.
Duration of the project: from 1995 to 1998

Project name: THE CZECHOSLOVAKISM
Principal investigator: PhDr. Pekník Miroslav,CSc.
Duration of the project: from 1995 to 1998