International Institute of Political Science, Masaryk University
Miloš Gregor (born in the Czech Republic, 1987) finished his PhD at the Department of Political Science at Masaryk University in 2017. His doctoral thesis was dedicated to the phenomena of political brands. Other fields of his professional interest include political marketing and communication in the United States and the Czech Republic. In his work, he also analyses propaganda and manipulative techniques. He is the author or co-author of several academic articles and chapters, and has presented his research at prestigious international conferences (IPSA in Montreal, ECPR in Granada, Political Marketing Conference in Stockholm, etc.). Also, he is active in the popularisation of political science at high schools, during public debates, and in the media (e.g. BBC, CNN and other international and national media have reported on the analysis of manipulative techniques, which he made with his colleague). Moreover, he is a supervisor of student projects Zvol si info (Choose Your Info) and Fakescape dedicated to raising awareness about fake news, while also teaching high school students media literacy and critical thinking.