2004: Ph.D., Sociology, Charles University, Prague
2000: MA, International Relations and European Studies, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary
1998: Mgr., Sociology, Charles University, Prague
1995: Bc., Sociology and Social Policy, Charles University, Prague
2004 – present: assistant professor, Civil Society Studies Department, Faculty of Humanities, Charles University
2003 – 2005: researcher, Civil Society Development Foundation
2001 – 2004: junior researcher, Center for Theoretical Study, Charles University/Czech Academy of Sciences
1998 – 1999: project assistant, EU PHARE program PALMIF, National Training Fund
1996 – 1997: research assistant, Sociological Institute, Czech Academy of Sciences
2002: Junior research fellow, Institute for Human Sciences (IWM), Vienna, Austria
Other Professional Engagements
Member of evaluation panel, Křesadlo award for volunteers in Prague (2017, 2016)
Member of the editorial board of Voluntaristics Review (Brill) (since 2016)
Member of the working group preparing the “Concept of state policy towards non-state non-profit organizations” (Czech Government Council for Non-state Non-profit Organizations, Czech Government Office, 2015)
Chair of the executive committee of the Fund for Non-Governmental Organizations (EEA and Norway Grants, 2014 - 2016)
Member of the academic board of the PhD. program Civil Sector Studies, Charles University (since 2012)
Pospíšilová, T. (2014). Transnational Philanthropy and Nationalism: The Early Years of Central European University, Monde(s) No. 6: 126 – 146.
Sivesind, K. H., Pospíšilová T., Frič P. (2013). Does Volunteering Cause Trust?, European Societies 15(1): 106-130.
Pospíšilová, T. (2012). Nonprofit Management Education in the Czech Republic: The Struggle for Civil Society Versus the Struggle for Survival, Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly 41(2): 325-341.
Pospíšilová, T. (2011). Grassroots Volunteering: Definitions, Concepts and Themes. Praha: Agora CE, o.p.s.