doc. PhDr. Michal Slivka, CSc.

Michal Slivka

Brief CV

  • 1998-2001: Head of the Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Arts, Comenius University in Bratislava since
  • since 1996: Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Arts, Comenius University in Bratislava
  • 1996-1997: Department of Ethnology and Religious Studies, Faculty of Arts, Comenius University in Bratislava
  • 1993-1996: Trnava University in Trnava
  • 1994: Associate professor at Faculty of Arts, Comenius University in Bratislava
  • 1992: Candidate of historical sciences (CSc./PhD.) at the Archaeological Institute in Nitra
  • 1981-1993: research assistant at the Archaeological Institute of Slovak Academy of Sciences in Nitra
  • 1980: Doctor of Philosophy (PhDr.)
  • 1974-1981: Monuments Board of the Slovak Republic
  • 1968-1974: study at the Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Arts, Comenius University in Bratislava
  • 1967-1968: work at the Archaeological Institute of Slovak Academy of Sciences in Nitra 

Research projects

  • 2014-2016: Geophysical prospection of the former Benedictine monasteries in Slovakia, VEGA 1/0740/14, principal Investigator
  • 2011-2014: Archaeological chronometry in Slovakia, APVV-0598-10, co-solver
  • 2006-2008: Dendrochronology (tree-ring dating) in Slovakia as a method of archaeological and historical research, VEGA 1/3753/06, deputy of the principal investigator
  • 2005-2007: The monasteries and monastic orders in Slovakia, VEGA 1/2127/05, deputy of the principal investigator
  • 2004-2006: The world of alive and dead. Archaeological context of the dualism of being, VEGA 1/1220/04, deputy of the principal investigator
  • 1998-2003: International Polish-Slovak project "History of Spiš", principal investigator, cooperation with M. Homza on the Slovak side of the project

Field activities 

  • numerous excavations of former sacral monuments (Bratislava-Rusovce, Bratislava-Vajnory, Poprad, Chrasť nad Hornádom, Kežmarok, Lipovník, Zlaté, Letanovce-Kláštorisko, Spišský Štiavnik), castles (Šariš, Medzianky, Hrabušice Kapušany, Trebišov, Ľubovňa, Vajkovce), fortifications and aristocratic residences (Radvanovce, Vajkovce, and others)

Publications (selection)

  • Slivka, Michal : Stredoveké hutníctvo a kováčstvo na východnom Slovensku 1. In: Historica Carpatica 9/1978. -Košice: Východoslovenské vydavateľstvo 1978. - S. 217-263. Type ABB01
  • Slivka, Michal : Stredoveké hutníctvo a kováčstvo na východnom Slovensku 2. In: Historica Carpatica 11/1980. - Košice : Východoslovenské vydavateľstvo, 1980. - S. 218-288. Type ABB01
  • Slivka, Michal : Stredoveké hutníctvo a kováčstvo na východnom Slovensku 3. In: Historica Carpatica 12/1981. - Košice : Východoslovenské vydavateľstvo, 1981. - S. 211-276. Type ABB01
  • Slivka, Michal : Parohová a kostená produkcia na Slovensku v období feudalizmu In: Slovenská archeológia. - Roč. 32, č. 2 (1984), s. 377-429. Type ADF03
  • Slivka, Michal : Mittelalterliche figurale Keramik in der Slowakei Lit. 160 zázn. In: Slovenská archeológia. - Roč. 39, č. 1-2 (1991), s. 331-364. Type ADF04
  • Slivka, Michal : Uctievanie svätých na Slovensku : k problematike výskumu patrocínií, 2006 - S. 91-162. Type AFD18
  • Slivka, Michal : Kostol sv. Štefana kráľa v Bernolákove = Die Kirche des hl. Königs Stephan in Bernolákovo Lit. 91 zázn. In: Musaica 26. - Bratislava : Univerzita Komenského, 2009. - S. 189-210. Type AED21
  • Slivka, Michal : Tzv. Lapis baptismalis z Boldogu = So called Lapis baptismalis from Boldog : (pokus o jeho reinterpretáciu) Lit. 23 zázn. In: Ružomberský historický zborník 3. - Ružomberok : KU, 2009. - S. 103-111. Type AED20
  • Slivka, Michal : Ku genéze sakrálnych stavieb v Spišskej Kapitule = Zur Genese der Sakralbauten im Zipser Kapitel Lit. 31 zázn. In: Z dejín Spišského prepoštstva. - Spišské Podhradie : Nadácia Kňazského seminára biskupa Jána Vojtaššáka, 2010. - S. 43-50. Type AFD18
  • Slivka, Michal : Historiografia spišskej historickej antropológie stredoveku = The historiography of the Spiš historical anthropology of the middle ages : reflecting the research status and prospects : reflektovanie stavu a perspektívy bádania. Lit. 317 zázn. In: Kultúrne dejiny. - Roč. 1, č. 1 (2010). -S. 44-100. Type ADF12
  • Slivka, Michal : Pohľady do stredovekých dejín Slovenska. MS Martin 2013. - 223 s. Type AAB
  • Slivka, Michal - Vallašek, Adrián : Hrady a hrádky na východnom Slovensku. - 1. vyd. - Košice : Východoslovenské vydavateľstvo, 1991. - 272 s. Type AAB

Further information


Other activities

Fellow in many scientific and other professional societies
  • since 2010: member of the Commission for defence of archaeological dissertation theses at Faculty of Arts, Comenius University in Bratislava
  • 2005-2007: member of the Monuments Board of the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic
  • 2002-2005: member of the Academic Senate of Comenius University in Bratislava
  • 2002-2004: member of the Archaeological Council of the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic
  • 1999: member of the Polish-Slovak Commission Human Sciences (via The Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic)
  • 1998-2008: member of the Commission for defence for the Department of Comparative Religious Studies, Comenius University
  • since 1975: member of the Slovak archaeological society at Slovak Academy of Sciences

 

Fellowships in editorial boards 
  • since 2010: member of the editorial board of journal - Musaica (Department of Archaeology, Faculty of Arts, Comenius University in Bratislava)
  • since 1998
    • member of the editorial board of journal - Archaeologia historica (Brno)
    • co-editor of the journal - Studia Archaeologica Mediaevalia Slovaca
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Pedagogic activities
  • 2006: teaching at Department of Anthropology, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University in Brno (Erasmus / Socrates)
  • 2005-2007: teaching at the Catholic University in Ružomberok
  • 1996-2009: teaching at the Trnava University in Trnava
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Awards 
  • 2005 
    • Fra Angelico award for contribution to the values of Christian culture
    • Wacław Felczak and Henryk Wereszycki award of the Jagiellonian University in Krakow for the book: Terra Scepusiensis: Stav bádania o dejinách Spiša. Levoča a Wrocław : Lúč, 2003, 986 p.
  • 2004: award of merit and for the development of Trnava University
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Others
  • 1994-1995: research fellowship at the German universities in Eichstätt and Bamberg
  • since 1986: organization of Summer Camps for the Association Tree of Life dedicated to the reconstruction of the Carthusian Monastery - Kláštorisko