Department

The Department of Czech Language offers a wide range of study programs:

Bachelors programs (Bc. degree)
  • Czech Language and Literature* (it can be combined with another major) 
  • Czech for foreigners
Master programs (Mgr. degree)
  • Czech Language and Literature* (it can be combined with another major)*
  • Teaching Czech Language and Literature for Secondary Schools (it can be studied only in combination with another major)
  • Czech for foreigners 
Doctoral program (Ph.D. degree)
  • Czech Language

*These programs Czech language and literature are offered in conjunction with the Department of Czech Literature and Literary Criticism.


International students are mainly participating in the Erasmus exchange program – can attend Czech language courses for foreigners. We also organize the Summer School of Czech Language.


In addition to teaching, the Department’s other main activity is linguistic research. Research is carried out as part of various projects, e.g., GAČR, NAKI, and in collaboration with universities, professional associations, and other organizations in the Czech Republic and abroad. The Department’s main research activities are focused predominantly on:

  • onomastics (socioonomastics, political and literary onomastics, theory of proper names, place names research)
  • quantitative linguistics (quantitative text analysis, quantitative syntax and versology)
  • sociolinguistics (slang and argot)

Our Team
doc. Mgr. Jaroslav David, Ph.D.

doc. Mgr. Jaroslav David, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Chair

Historical Grammar, Onomastics, Academic Writing, Czech for Foreigners, Film Club

Mgr. Tereza Klemensová, Ph.D.

Mgr. Tereza Klemensová, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Vice Chair

Onomstics, Historical Grammar

doc. Mgr. Radek Čech, Ph.D.

doc. Mgr. Radek Čech, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Vice Chair

Quantitative Linguistics, Syntax, Corpus Linguistics, Phonetics and Phonology, Academic Writing

Mgr. Miroslav Kubát, Ph.D.

Mgr. Miroslav Kubát, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Guarantor of the Cabinet of Czech for Foreigners, Webmaster

Quantitative Linguistics, Stylistics, Stylometry, General Linguistics

PhDr. Lucie Radková, Ph.D.

PhDr. Lucie Radková, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Admission Procedure Administrator

Sociolinguistics, Lexicology, Orthography, Didactics

Mgr. Michal Místecký, Ph.D.

Mgr. Michal Místecký, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Foreign Students (Erasmus) Coordinator

General Linguistics, Syntax, Linguistic Analysis of Literary Texts

Mgr. Kristýna Kovářová, Ph.D.

Mgr. Kristýna Kovářová, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phonetics and Phonology, Onomastics

Mgr. Zdeňka Žédková Suchá

Mgr. Zdeňka Žédková Suchá

Lecturer, guarantor of Czech Summer School

Czech for Foreigners

Mgr. Libor Magdoň

Mgr. Libor Magdoň

External Lecturer
Mgr. Kateřina Pelegrinová

Doctoral Thesis: Menzerath–Altmann Law in Czech

Mgr. Marie Rupcová

Mgr. Marie Rupcová

External Lecturer

Speech-language pathology

Mgr. Agata Rupińska

Mgr. Agata Rupińska

Ph.D. student

Doctoral Thesis: Jazyková a jazykovědná problematika a její reflexe v díle vybraných českých spisovatelů

Mgr. Jarmila Mádrová

Mgr. Jarmila Mádrová

Ph.D. student

Doctoral Thesis: Speleonyma Severomoravského krasu a Moravského krasu

Mgr. Michaela Hanušková

Mgr. Michaela Hanušková

Lecturer, Ph.D. student

Czech for foreigners, Doctoral Thesis: Kvantitativní analýza textů psaných nerodilými mluvčími českého jazyka

Mgr. Kristýna Březinová

Doctoral Thesis: Vlastní jména a stereotypy – na materiálu současné české antroponymie