Petr Kratochvíl is a full Professor of International Studies and a senior researcher at the Institute of International Relations in Prague, currently on a long-term research stay at La Sapienza University and the Instituto Affari Internazionali in Rome. His recent works are located at the intersection of religious studies, European integration and critical geopolitics. He is the author of dozens of acclaimed scholarly articles and monographs. His most recent book entitled "The Catholic Church and the European Union: Political Theology of European Integration" won the Book of the Year Award by the REL Section of the International Studies Association (2016).
[update: November 2018]