doc. Mgr. et Mgr. Jan Šerek, Ph.D.

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Curriculum Vitae

Person-Related Identification Information
  • Jan Šerek
  • Institute for Research on Children, Youth and Family, Faculty of Social Studies
  • Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Studies
Employment - Position
  • Associate Professor
Education and Academic Qualifications
  • 2019 Associate Professor (habilitation) in Social Psychology, Faculty of Social Studies, MU
  • 2012: Ph.D. in Social Psychology, Faculty of Social Studies, MU
  • 2009: M.A. in Philosophy, Faculty of Arts, MU
  • 2008: M.A. in Psychology, Faculty of Social Studies, MU
  • 2007: B.A. in Philosophy, Faculty of Arts, MU
  • 2006: B.A. in Psychology and Political Science, Faculty of Social Studies, MU
  • Since 2009: Faculty of Social Studies, MU
Teaching Activities
  • Social Psychology
  • Political Psychology
  • Theories in Psychology
  • Philosophy for Psychologists
Scientific and Research Activities
  • Civic and political socialization
  • Development of group identities, social and political attitudes
  • Psychological determinants of trust
Akademické stáže, studijní nebo pracovní pobyty
  • 05/2014-07/2014: University of Mannheim, Germany
  • 2009/08/20 – 2010/01/17: Örebro University, Örebro, SWE
University Activities
  • 2019 Masaryk University Rector’s Award for Outstanding Teachers (social sciences and humanities)
Major Publications
  • ŠEREK, Jan a Lucie LOMIČOVÁ. Adolescents’ transitions between different views on democracy : Examining individual-level moderators. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology. New York: Elsevier, 2020, roč. 66, January-February, s. 1-12. ISSN 0193-3973. doi:10.1016/j.appdev.2019.101104. článek info
  • ŠEREK, Jan a Hana MACHÁČKOVÁ. Role of school climate and personality in the development of Czech adolescents’ political self-efficacy. Applied Developmental Science. Abingdon: Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis, 2019, roč. 23, č. 3, s. 203-213. ISSN 1088-8691. doi:10.1080/10888691.2017.1364163. URL info
  • JUGERT, Philipp, Jan ŠEREK a Janine STOLLBERG. Contextual moderators of the link between national and European identity among European youth. Journal of Youth Studies. Abingdon: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2019, roč. 22, č. 4, s. 436-456. ISSN 1367-6261. doi:10.1080/13676261.2018.1510176. článek info
  • ECKSTEIN, Katharina, Jan ŠEREK a Peter NOACK. And What About Siblings? A Longitudinal Analysis of Sibling Effects on Youth’s Intergroup Attitudes. Journal of Youth and Adolescence. New York: Springer, 2018, roč. 47, č. 2, s. 383-397. ISSN 0047-2891. doi:10.1007/s10964-017-0713-5. článek v databázi Springer info
  • ŠEREK, Jan a Philipp JUGERT. Young European citizens : An individual by context perspective on adolescent European citizenship. European Journal of Developmental Psychology. Abingdon: Routledge, 2018, roč. 15, č. 3, s. 302-323. ISSN 1740-5629. doi:10.1080/17405629.2017.1366308. článek info
  • ŠEREK, Jan, Hana MACHÁČKOVÁ a Petr MACEK. Who crosses the norms? Predictors of the readiness for non-normative political participation among adolescents. Journal of Adolescence. London: Academic Press, 2018, roč. 62, January, s. 18-26. ISSN 0140-1971. doi:10.1016/j.adolescence.2017.11.001. URL info
  • ŠEREK, Jan. What’s the matter with civil society? The declining effect of civic involvement on civic identity among Czech adolescents. Youth & Society. SAGE Publications, 2017, roč. 49, č. 7, s. 879-901. ISSN 0044-118X. doi:10.1177/0044118X16637883. URL info
  • ŠEREK, Jan. Noví mladí Masaryci? Podpora demokracie a jejích principů u českých adolescentů. Sociologický časopis. Praha: Akademie věd ČR, Sociologický ústav, 2017, roč. 53, č. 2, s. 181-208. ISSN 0038-0288. doi:10.13060/00380288.2017.53.2.313. URL info
  • ŠEREK, Jan, Hana MACHÁČKOVÁ a Petr MACEK. The Chicken or Egg Question of Adolescents’ Political Involvement : Longitudinal Analysis of the Relation Between Young People’s Political Participation, Political Efficacy, and Interest in Politics. Zeitschrift für Psychologie. Göttingen: Hogrefe Verlag, 2017, roč. 225, č. 4, s. 347-356. ISSN 2190-8370. doi:10.1027/2151-2604/a000297. URL info
  • SCOTT, Zuzana a Jan ŠEREK. Ethnic majority and minority youths’ ascription of responsibility for solving current social issues: Links to civic participation. Journal of Adolescent Research. Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications Inc., 2015, roč. 30, č. 2, s. 180-212. ISSN 0743-5584. doi:10.1177/0743558414554701. URL info
  • ŠEREK, Jan, Zuzana SCOTT a Petr MACEK. Civic organizations and the Internet as the opportunities for minority youth civic participation: findings from the Czech Republic. In Martyn Barrett and Bruna Zani. Political and civic engagement: Multidisciplinary perspectives. London: Routledge, 2015. s. 213-231. ISBN 978-0-415-70468-7. info
  • ŠEREK, Jan a Tomotaka UMEMURA. Changes in late adolescents’ voting intentions during the election campaign: Disentangling the effects of political communication with parents, peers and media. European Journal of Communication. 2015, roč. 30, č. 3, s. 285-300. ISSN 0267-3231. doi:10.1177/0267323115577306. URL info
  • ŠEREK, Jan a Hana MACHÁČKOVÁ. Predicting Online and Offline Civic Participation among Young Czech Roma: The Roles of Resources, Community Perceptions and Social Norms. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. 2015, roč. 41, č. 13, s. 2173-2191. ISSN 1369-183X. doi:10.1080/1369183X.2015.1049590. info
  • ŠEVČÍKOVÁ, Anna, Jan ŠEREK, Monica BARBOVSCHI a Kristian DANEBACK. The Roles of Individual Characteristics and Liberalism in Intentional and Unintentional Exposure to Online Sexual Material Among European Youth: A Multilevel Approach. Sexuality Research and Social Policy. 2014, roč. 11, č. 2, s. 104-115. ISSN 1868-9884. doi:10.1007/s13178-013-0141-6. URL info
  • ŠEREK, Jan a Petr MACEK. Antecedents of political trust in adolescence: Cognitive abilities and perceptions of parents. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology. 2014, roč. 35, č. 4, s. 284-293. ISSN 0193-3973. doi:10.1016/j.appdev.2014.05.001. info
  • ŠEREK, Jan, Petr MACEK, Stanislav JEŽEK a Lenka LACINOVÁ. Twenty Years After the Velvet Revolution: Shifts in Czech Adolescents’ Perceptions of Family, School, and Society. Journal of Adolescent Research. 2014, roč. 29, č. 6, s. 738-764. ISSN 0743-5584. doi:10.1177/0743558414538315. URL info
  • ŠEREK, Jan a Hana MACHÁČKOVÁ. Online only: Which Czech young adults prefer online civic participation? Cyberpsychology: Journal of Psychosocial Research on Cyberspace. 2014, roč. 8, č. 3, s. "nestránkováno", 12 s. ISSN 1802-7962. doi:10.5817/CP2014-3-6. URL info
  • ŠEREK, Jan, Lenka LACINOVÁ a Petr MACEK. Does family experience influence political beliefs? Relation between interparental conflict perceptions and political efficacy in late adolescence. Journal of Adolescence. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2012, roč. 35, č. 3, s. 577-586. ISSN 0140-1971. doi:10.1016/j.adolescence.2011.10.001. URL info
  • ŠEREK, Jan, Zuzana PETROVIČOVÁ a Petr MACEK. Adolescents' perspectives on traditional, nontraditional, and direct political activities: The role of identity-processing styles and political beliefs. Revista de Psicología Social. Fundación Infancia y Aprendizaje, 2012, roč. 27, č. 2, s. 243-250. ISSN 0213-4748. doi:10.1174/021347412804932848. info
  • ŠEREK, Jan, Zuzana PETROVIČOVÁ a Michaela PORUBANOVÁ. Mladí a nevšední. Studie občanského života mladých lidí z etnických menšin a majority v České republice. 1. vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2012. 120 s. ISBN 978-80-210-6055-5. info
  • ŠEREK, Jan a Petr MACEK. Proč se politicky (ne)angažovat: obsah a struktura přesvědčení u adolescentů. Československá psychologie. Praha, 2010, roč. 54, č. 2, s. 160-174. ISSN 0009-062X. URL info


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