Dr. Zdenek Konopásek

Dr. Zdenek Konopásek Mail
Center for Theoretical Study, Praha, Czech Republic

Associate professor of sociology at Charles University in Prague (Czech Republic); Ph.D. in sociology (Prague 1997), MA in special pedagogy (Prague 1987). Teaching contemporary social theory and qualitative research methods; head of the MA sociology programme "Biographical sociology" at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University. Since 1998 member of staff of an interdisciplinary research institute Center for Theoretical Study. Founder and editor-in-chief of the Czech and Slovak journal for qualitative research Biograf. Member of board of the Virtual Institute. The Internet Center for Social Studies and teacher of its on-line courses. During 1996-2000, international correspondent of Sociological Research Online. Mellon Research Fellow at Maison des Sciences de l'Homme in Paris (France), 1993 and 2001.

Main research fields:
Science studies
Sociology of power
Computer assisted qualitative research methods (fan of Atlas.ti)
Reflexive, auto/biographical research

Publications (FQS)