Prof. Dr. Marek Nekula

Professor of Bohemian and Western Slavic Studies
Institute of Slavic Studies
University of Regensburg

Main Research Areas

Curriculum Vitae

Born in Brno (Czech Republic). Doctorate (PhDr.) at the Masaryk University in Brno on the means of expression of irony from a pragmalinguistic point of view, subsequently doctorate (Dr. phil.) at the Free University of Berlin. Habilitation in Brno. Since 1998 professor of Bohemian and Western Slavic Studies at Universität Regensburg and director of Bohemianum Regensburg/Passau.


  • Slovo a slovesnost (Editorial Board)
  • Vienna Slavic Yearbook (Advisory Board)
  • Naše řeč (Editorial Board)
  • Dějiny a současnost (Editorial Board)
  • brücken (Editorial Board)
  • Series "Slavica" in Winter University Press (Heidelberg)

Positions, Assignments and Memberships

  • Board member and principal investigator of the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies
  • Head of Bohemicum Regensburg-Passau and German-Czech Studies
  • Member of Collegium Carolinum

Supervised Ph.D. Theses

List of Ph.D. theses under Professor Marek Nekula’s supervision


Universität Regensburg
Bohemicum Regensburg - Passau
Universitätsstraße 31
D-93040 Regensburg

Phone: +49 (0)941 / 943 - 3526, -3525
Fax: +49 (0)941 / 943 - 1861

Website (Bohemicum)


Prof. Dr. Marek Nekula